Philippe o Belgium

Philippe (French: Philippe Léopold Louis Marie, Dutch: Filip(s) Leopold Lodewijk Maria; born 15 Aprile 1960) is the ringin Keeng o the Belgians, havin taen the throne on 21 Julie 2013. He is the eldest bairn o Keeng Albert II, that he succeeit upon Albert's abdication due tae heal raisons, an Queen Paola. He mairit Countess Mathilde d'Udekem d'Acoz (nou Queen Mathilde), wi that he haes fower bairns. King Philippe's elder dauchter, Princess Elisabeth, is neist in the line o succession.

Philippe
Philippe of Belgium in 2019.jpg
Philippe o Belgium (2019)
Keeng o the Belgians
Ring21 Julie 2013 – present
PredecessorAlbert II
Heiress apparentElisabeth
Prime Meenisters
Born (1960-04-15) 15 Aprile 1960 (age 61)
Brussels, Belgium
SpouseMathilde d'Udekem d'Acoz
Issue
Detail
Princess Elisabeth
Prince Gabriel
Prince Emmanuel
Princess Eléonore
Full name
Philippe Léopold Louis Marie
Filips Leopold Lodewijk Maria
HooseHoose o Saxe-Coburg an Gotha
FaitherAlbert II o Belgium
MitherPaola Ruffo di Calabria
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
SeegnaturPhilippe's signature
Coat of Arms of the King of the Belgians (1921).svg

IssueEedit

  1. Princess Elisabeth, Duchess o Brabant, (born 25 October 2001)
  2. Prince Gabriel o Belgium, (born 20 August 2003)
  3. Prince Emmanuel o Belgium, (born 4 October 2005)
  4. Princess Eléonore o Belgium, born 16 Aprile 2008)

Teetles an stylesEedit

* 15 Aprile 1960 – 9 August 1993 His Ryal Highness Prince Philippe o Belgium.

  • 9 August 1993 – 21 Julie 2013 His Ryal Highness The Duke o Brabant.
  • 21 Julie 2013 – present His Majesty The King o the Belgians.

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