The champion delighted his fans by brushing aside the unseeded Belgian in straight sets.
Onlookers also reckoned the 26 year old artist could be trying to bring good luck to her man by opting to wear lace for the opening day of Wimbledon again.
Tickets were in even higher demand than usual with fans eager to see if the Scots star can make it two in a row.
Also in the crowd was Andy's longest standing fan, mum Judy, who greeted Kim and Andy's new coach Amelie Mauresmo, the former Wimbledon ladies' champion, with kisses.
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Other celebrities included TV legend Sir David Jason and comedians John Bishop and Rob Brydon.
In the Evian Live Young VIP Suite, it was love all for Sophie Ellis Bextor and husband Richard Jones, Ellie Goulding and new boyfriend Dougie Poynter and Pixie Lott and her boyfriend Oliver Cheshire.
Scotland's Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon was also in the Royal Box, as was Andy's friend Ross Hutchins.
Last year, she wore a mint green Victoria Beckham lace number as Andy, 27, set off on his triumphant campaign.
Dad William and his partner Samantha Watson and Andy's maternal grandparents, Roy and Shirley Erskine, completed the family group in the Royal Box.
Also looking on was a US sporting legend in the form of retired American basketball player Shaquille O'Neal.
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