FILE PHOTO OF DUTCH QUEEN BEATRIX AND HER HUSBAND PRINCE CLAUS.
Dutch Queen Beatrix and her husband Prince Claus are pictured in a 6
July, 2000 file photo during the wedding of Dutch Prince Bernhard jr.
The husband the Dutch Queen died on Sunday the Dutch government
information service ( RVD ) said. The 76-year-old Prince, who had
suffered from sporadic ill health over the past decade, died in an
Amsterdam hospital. Claus failing left kidney was removed in May last
year and in 1991, doctors diagnosed him with a mild form of Parkinsons
disease, a degenerative brain disorder. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen