Queen Beatrix announced on Monday that she would abdicate the throne to her son Prince Willem-Alexander on April 30, 2013. The prince's wife, Princess Maxima, will in turn become the nation's first Argentine-born queen.
The portrait, painted by Paul Emsley, debuted in London's National Portrait Gallery on Friday.
Bets are in for the royal baby's future name, with many favoring family names Elizabeth and Charles.
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After weeks of intense speculation, the royal couple has finally confirmed that they are expecting their first child.
The rumor mill is at it again, with several news sites reporting that all signs point to a royal baby for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.
A day after French magazine, Closer, published the controversial photos, two other European publications have decided to publish the photos as well.
Prince William further fueled rumors that his wife, Kate Middleton, is pregnant after saying he wanted two children while touring Singapore.
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Media outlets jumped all over this story on Wednesday even though the Royal Family has yet to offer any formal statement on the matter.
Among the sources making these claims are Christian Post Europe, Enstarz, and Hollywood Life.