Wilhelmina Sentence Examples
After his grandfather, George I., became king of Great Britain and Ireland in 1714, Frederick was known as duke of Gloucester and made a knight of the Garter, having previously been betrothed to Wilhelmina Sophia Dorothea (1709-1758), daughter of Frederick William I., king of Prussia, and sister of Frederick the Great.
In that year Wagner married Wilhelmina Planer, an actress at the theatre at Konigsberg.
In 1791 he married Frederica Wilhelmina, daughter of Frederick William II., king of Prussia, thus cementing very closely the relations between the houses of Orange-Nassau and Hohenzollern.
Having been left a widower on the 3rd of June 1877, he married on the 7th of January 1879 Adelheid Emma Wilhelmina Theresia, second daughter of Prince George Victor of Waldeck-Pyrmont, born on the 2nd of August 1858, and Wilhelmina was the only issue of that union.
On the 7th of February 1901 Queen Wilhelmina married Henry Wladimir Albert Ernst, duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (born on the 19th of April 1876).Advertisement
To the great joy of the Dutch people, Queen Wilhelmina, on the 30th of April 1909, gave birth to an heir to the throne, the Princess Juliana (Juliana Louise Emma Maria Wilhelmina).
Wilhelmina was fixed at 15,580 ft.
In 1892 Queen Wilhelmina instituted the Order of Orange-Nassau with five classes.
One effect of the accession of Queen Wilhelmina was the severance of the bond between the Netherlands and Luxemburg.
The fact that up to 1908 the queen had not become a mother gradually caused some public concern as to the succession; but in 1909 Queen Wilhelmina, amid national rejoicings, gave birth to a princess.Advertisement
As he grew up he became extremely dissatisfied with the dull and monotonous life he was compelled to lead; and his discontent was heartily shared by his sister, Wilhelmina, a bright and intelligent young princess for whom Frederick had a warm affection.
He was beautifully loyal to his mother and his sister Wilhelmina; his letters to the duchess of Gotha are full of a certain tender reverence; the two Keiths found him a devoted friend.
The 5th earl's mother was Catherine Lucy Wilhelmina, only daughter of Philip Henry, 4th Earl Stanhope; she was thus a sister of Earl Stanhope, the historian, and a niece of Lady Hester Stanhope, who was the niece of William Pitt.
Still older was the poetess Wilhelmina Nordstrom (1815-1902), long a schoolmistress in Finland.
Her dissolute court was a bad home for a boy who was to be the sovereign, but Catherine took great trouble to arrange his first marriage with Wilhelmina of Darmstadt, who was renamed in Russia Nathalie Alexeevna, in 1773.Advertisement
A large stained-glass window commemorates the taking of the oath by Queen Wilhelmina in 1898.
The sparsely populated country afforded a welcome to the fugitive Waldenses, who did something to restore it to prosperity, but this benefit was partly neutralized by the extravagance of the duke, anxious to provide for the expensive tastes of his mistress, Christiana Wilhelmina von Gravenitz.
The fruitless intrigues carried on by Sophia Dorothea to bring about this match played a large part in Wilhelmina's early life.
The marriage, only accepted by Wilhelmina under threats from her father and with a view to lightening her brother's disgrace, proved at the outset a happy one, though it was clouded at first by narrow means, and afterwards by the infidelities of the future margrave with Dorothea von Marwitz, whose ascendancy at the court of Baireuth was bitterly resented by Frederick the Great, and caused an estrangement of some three years between Wilhelmina and the brother she so devotedly loved.
When Wilhelmina's husband came into his inheritance in 1 735 the pair set about making Baireuth a miniature Versailles.Advertisement
With the outbreak of the Seven Years' War, Wilhelmina's interests shifted from dilettantism to diplomacy.
There is more than one meaning of Wilhelmina discussed in the 1911 Encyclopedia.
After an escapade in England in 1787, he spent two months with her at Colombier before becoming, in deference to his father's wishes, chamberlain at the court of Charles William, duke of Brunswick, where in 1789 he married one of the ladiesin-waiting, Wilhelmina, Baroness Chramm.
Frederick William, seeing his son apparently absorbed in frivolous and effeminate amusements, gradually conceived for him an intense ., dislike, which had its share in causing him to break off the negotiations for a double marriage between the prince of Wales and Wilhelmina, and the princess Amelia, daughter of George II., and Frederick; for Frederick had been so indiscreet as to carry on a separate correspondence with the English court and to vow that he would marry Amelia or no one.
When you go to Holland please give my love to the lovely princess Wilhelmina.Advertisement
Shortly after the show she was signed by Wilhelmina Models.
Vanessa Williams' Wilhelmina continues scheming to marry Daniel's father, but Betty begins to disrupt her plans.
Wilhelmina is having an affair with her bodyguard and just when she gets Bradford to the altar, he has a heart attack.
In the meanwhile, Wilhelmina offers to pay Christina to be a surrogate mother for Bradford's child.
Wilhelmina goes to amazing lengths to get her hands on Bradford's sperm in an attempt to get her hands on a piece of the Meade empire.
She must also deal with Wilhelmina who brings her back to the magazine to work for her.
She signed a representation deal with the Wilhelmina Modeling Agency, who has been successful in finding her work.
Sean Patterson is the president of Wilhelmina International, which represents models all over the globe.
From this union a daughter, Wilhelmina, was born in 1880.