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Adelheid EMMA Wilhelmina Theresia prinses van Waldeck en Pyrmont (2
Aug 1858 - 20 Mar 1934) married 7 Jan 1879 King Willem III of the Netherlands.
After Willem's death she became regent of the Netherlands, until her daughter,
Wilhelmina, came of age in 1898. Then she became "Koningin-Moeder" (Queen-Mother).
Source: "Oranje-Nassau, een biografisch woordenboek", by Reinilda van Ditzhuyzen, 1998.
Jarig Bakker, 25 Mar 2004