Born Máxima Zorreguieta Cerruti born 17th May 1971 in Buenos Aires, Argentina to Jorge Zorreguieta and Maria del Carmen Cerrutti.
Maria del Carmen Cerrutti
– 1988; She studied at Northlands School, a bilingual school of the city of Olivos, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
– 1995; She graduated from Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina with a degree in Economics.
She completed her studies with a Master’s degree in the United States.
Her engagement to His Royal Highness The Prince of Orange was announced on 30th March 2001.
The couple married on 2nd February 2002 in a civil ceremony at the Beurs van Berlage by The Mayor of Amsterdam, Job Cohen and a religious ceremony by The Reverend Carel ter Linden, Minister Emeritus of the Kloosterkerk, The Hague at the Nieuwe Kerk, Amsterdam. They have three children.
Catherina-Amalia, The Princess of Orange born (Catharina-Amalia Beatrix Carmen Victoria) on 7th December 2003 at HMC Bronovo in The Hague.
Princess Alexia of the Netherlands born (Alexia Juliana Marcela Laurentien) on 26th June 2005 at HMC Bronovo in The Hague.
Princess Ariane of the Netherlands born (Ariane Wilhelmina Máxima Inés) on 10th April 2007 at HMC Bronovo in The Hague.
17th May 1971 – 2nd February 2002: Miss Máxima Zorreguieta Cerruti
2nd February 2002 – 30th April 2013: Her Royal Highness Princess Máxima of the Netherlands
30th April 2013 – present: Her Majesty The Queen of the Netherlands