Full Name: Philippe Léopold Louis Marie
Profession: King of Belgium
Why Famous: Phillippe has been the reigning King of Belgium since the abdication of his father, Albert II, on 21 July 2013.
Prior to this he served on the Belgian Foreign Trade Board and headed more than 60 economic missions in this capacity.
- 1999-12-04 Crown Prince Philippe of Belgium (38) and heir apparent to Belgium throne weds Mathilde d'Udekem d'Acoz (25) in Brussels, Belgium
- 2013-07-21 Philippe of Belgium becomes King of the Belgiums after his father King Albert II's earlier abdication