Prince Bernhard von Lippe-Biesterfel

 

 

Age: 93

 

Summary: father of the Netherlands' Queen Beatrix who headed the Dutch army at the end of World War II and helped to raise money to restore the broken country at the end of the war, who was born into an ancient but impoverished line of German nobility, and who helped to found the World Wildlife Federation.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: June 29, 1911

 

Died: December 1, 2004

 

Location: Utrecht, Netherlands