Family tree of Belgian monarchs

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This is a family tree of the Kings of the Belgians, hereditary, constitutional monarchs of Belgium as defined by the Belgian Constitution.

Family tree[edit]

 
 
 
 
Leopold I
(1790 † 1865)
Prince of Saxe-Cobourg & Gotha
& Duke of Saxony,
Blason Duché de Saxe-Cobourg et Gotha.svg
1st King of the Belgians
1831–1865
Royal Crown of Belgium (Heraldic).svg

Arms of King Leopold I of Belgium (Variant 1).svg Arms of King Leopold I of Belgium (Variant 2).svg Arms of King Leopold I of Belgium (Variant 3).svg Arms of King Leopold I of Belgium.svg
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Leopold II
(1835 † 1909)
2nd King of the Belgians
1865–1909
Royal Crown of Belgium (Heraldic).svg
Arms of the King of the Belgians (1837-1921).svg
 
Prince Philippe
(1837 † 1905)
Count of Flanders
Prince Philippe of Belgium Count of Flanders first arms.PNG Arms of the Count of Flanders (1837-1909).svg
to 1869 after 1869
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Prince Leopold
(1859–1869)
Duke of Brabant
Prince of Belgium
Arms of the King of the Belgians (1837-1921).svg
 
 
Albert I
(1875 † 1934)
3rd King of the Belgians
1909–1934
Arms of Prince Albert of Flanders (before 1879).svg Arms of the Count of Flanders (1837-1909).svg
Royal Crown of Belgium (Heraldic).svg Royal Crown of Belgium (Heraldic).svg
Arms of the King of the Belgians (1837-1921).svg Royal Arms of Belgium.svg
(pre 1921) (post 1921)
family name changed to
"de Belgique"/"van België"
all Saxon titles renounced
 
 
 
 
Prince Baudouin of Flanders
(1869–1891)
Prince of Belgium
Arms of Prince Baudouin of Flanders (1869-1891).svg
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Leopold III
(1901 † 1983)
4th King of the Belgians
1934–1951 (abdicated)
Royal Crown of Belgium (Heraldic).svg
Royal Arms of Belgium.svg
 
 
 
 
Prince Charles
(1903 † 1983)
Count of Flanders
Prince Regent, 1944–1950
Arms of Prince Charles of Belgium (before 1921).svg Arms of Prince Charles of Belgium (1921-1983).svg
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Baudouin I
(1930 † 1993)
5th King of the Belgians
1951–1993
Royal Crown of Belgium (Heraldic).svg
Royal Arms of Belgium.svg
 
Albert II
(b. 1934)
Arms of a Prince of Belgium (Label).svg
6th King of the Belgians
1993–2013 (abdicated)
Royal Crown of Belgium (Heraldic).svg
Royal Arms of Belgium.svg
The 1991 act of succession
created full cognatic primogeniture,
altering the order of succession
from eldest son to eldest child
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Philippe I
(b. 1960)
7th King of the Belgians
2013–present
Royal Crown of Belgium (Heraldic).svg
Royal Arms of Belgium.svg
 
Princess Astrid of Belgium
(b. 1962 )
Archduchess of Austria-Este
Crowned Arms of a Princess of Belgium.svg
 
Prince Laurent of Belgium
(b. 1963 )
Royal Crown of Belgium (Heraldic).svg
Arms of a Prince of Belgium (Label).svg
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Princess Elisabeth, Duchess of Brabant, Crown Princess
(b.2001)
Crowned Arms of a Princess of Belgium.svg
 
Prince Gabriel of Belgium
(b.2003)
Royal Crown of Belgium (Heraldic).svg
Arms of a Prince of Belgium (Label).svg
 
Prince Emmanuel of Belgium
(b.2005)
Royal Crown of Belgium (Heraldic).svg
Arms of a Prince of Belgium (Label).svg
 
Princess Eléonore of Belgium
(b.2008)
Crowned Arms of a Princess of Belgium.svg


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