Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands turns 75

Juliana als moeder / Juliana as a mother

De oranjes op het balkon

an unexpected encounter

den Haag - Prinsjesdag 10 2007-09-18 Koningin Beatrix Hail to the Queen! Koningin Beatrix

Queen Beatrix has announced to abdicate for her son

Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard, better known as Queen Beatrix, celebrates her 75th birthday today. Here are some photos that have been taken of her by Flickr members during festivities like the annual Koninginnedag (Queen Day) and other festivities.

Congratulations, Queen Beatrix!

Photos from Nationaal Archief, Roel Wijnants, Servaas Goddijn, "Out Shooting" photos :), Calmtwood, Haags Uitburo, and CamerOB.

For more things Royal, check out the British Monarchy’s photostream here on Flickr.

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Kay Kremerskothen

Kay is a Community Manager for Flickr and passionate about extraordinary photography. As an editor on Flickr Blog he loves to showcase the beauty and diversity of Flickr in his posts. When he's not blogging or making Flickr more awesome (in front of and behind the scenes), you can find him taking pictures with his beloved Nikon and iPhone, listening to Hans Zimmer's music or playing board games. | On Flickr you can find him at https://flic.kr/quicksilver