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Willem I
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William in ceremonial robes, by Joseph Paelinck, ca. 1818–19
King of the Netherlands
Grand Duke of Luxembourg
Reign 16 March 1815 – 7 October 1840
Inauguration 30 March 1814
Successor William II
Prince of Nassau-Orange-Fulda
Reign 25 February 1803 – 27 October 1806
Prince of Orange-Nassau
1st reign 9 April 1806 – 27 October 1806
Predecessor William V
2nd reign 20 November 1813 – 16 March 1815
Duke of Limburg
Reign 5 September 1839 – 7 October 1840
Predecessor Francis I
Successor William II
Born (1772-08-24)24 August 1772
Huis ten Bosch, The Hague, Dutch Republic
Died 12 December 1843(1843-12-12) (aged 71)
Berlin, Kingdom of Prussia
Burial Nieuwe Kerk, Delft
Spouse
  • Wilhelmina of Prussia
    (m. 1791; died 1837)
  • Henrietta d'Oultremont (morganatic) (m. 1841)
Issue William II of the Netherlands
Prince Frederick
Princess Pauline
Princess Marianne
House Orange-Nassau
Father William V, Prince of Orange
Mother Princess Wilhelmina of Prussia
Religion Dutch Reformed Church

William I (Willem Frederik, Prince of Orange-Nassau; 24 August 1772 – 12 December 1843) was a Prince of Orange, the King of the Netherlands and Grand Duke of Luxembourg.


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