Christening of King Willem-Alexander, 1967

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Christening of Prince (now King) Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, eldest son of Princess Beatrix and Prince Claus, at the Grote of Sint-Jacobskerk (Saint Jacob’s Church) in The Hague on this day in 1967. His godparents included his grandfather, Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld, grandmother, Baroness Gösta von dem Bussche-Haddenhausen, and Queen Margrethe II of Denmark.


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