10 Facts About Queen Maxima
The Netherlands is a constitutional monarchy similar to the United Kingdom, Spain, Japan and other countries. In the case of the monarchy of the Netherlands, it has been independent since 1815 but its role has undergone some changes since.
The current ruler is King Willem-Alexander. Prior to becoming King of the Netherlands, did you know he was a member of the International Olympic Committee? He and his wife, Queen Maxima, have two daughters. To hear some other facts about the Queen, please watch the video above.