Queen Maxima The wife of King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, Queen Maxima was born Maxima Zorreguieta Cerruti. Prior to joining the Dutch royal family, she pursued careers in finance and education.  Early life After earning a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina, she obtained a master’s degree at a […]

Queen Noor President of the United World Colleges who married King Hussein of Jordan in 1978 before acquiring Jordanian citizenship and renouncing her American citizenship.  Early life She attended Princeton University where she studied urban planning and architecture. Trivia She met her husband, the King of Jordan, in 1977 while working for Royal Jordanian […]

Queen Juliana Popular monarch who reigned over the Netherlands from 1948 to 1980. Indonesia and Suriname both became independent from her country while she was in power.  Early life She received the position of Council of State on her eighteenth birthday. Trivia Her birthday is celebrated annually in the Netherlands as Koninginnedag, or Queen’s […]