Washington, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 6-K

                           Report of a Foreign Issuer

                        Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16
                     of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

                          For the month of October 2002

                                ASML Holding N.V.

                                   De Run 1110
                                5503 LA Veldhoven
                                 The Netherlands
                    (Address of principal executive offices)

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual
reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.

                        Form 20-F X              Form 40-F __

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information
contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the
Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of

                           Yes __                 No X_

If "Yes" is marked, indicate below the file number assigned to the
registrant in connection with Rule 12g3-2(b):


99.1 Minutes of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of ASML Holding
N.V. held on 21 March 2002.

"Safe Harbour" Statement under the U.S. Private Securities Litigation
Reform Act of 1995: the matters discussed in this document may include
forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties
including, but not limited to, economic conditions, product demand and
industry capacity, competitive products and pricing, manufacturing
efficiencies, new product development, ability to enforce patents,
availability of raw materials and critical manufacturing equipment, trade
environment, and other risks indicated in filings with the U.S. Securities
and Exchange Commission.


         Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of
1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf
by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

                                             ASML HOLDING N.V. (Registrant)

Date: November 8, 2002                       By:  /s/ Peter T.F.M. Wennink
                                                  Peter T.F.M. Wennink
                                                  Vice President of Finance/
                                                  Administration and Chief
                                                  Financial Officer