AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - APRIL 30: Chairmen of the Senate and the House and other ministers look on during a speech Mark Rutte (L), Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands (4th-L), her son Prince ... more 
AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - APRIL 30: Chairmen of the Senate and the House and other ministers look on during a speech Mark Rutte (L), Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands (4th-L), her son Prince Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands (5th-L) and as his wife Princess Maxima of the Netherlands (6th-L) look on during the abdication ceremony in the Moseszaal at the Royal Palace on April 30, 2013 in Amsterdam. Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands is abdicating the throne after a 33 year reign and hands the throne to her son Prince Willem-Alexander who will be sworn in later at the Nieuwe Kerk ahead of a joint session of parliament. (Photo by Pool/Getty Images) less 
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