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Reigning Royal Families

Biographical entries of most of the reigning monarchs and of certain other members of the reigning royal families will be found in their appropriate alphabetical order in the biographical section of this site.

The name under which they can be found in the text of the site is listed and hyperlinked in this section in bold UPPERCASE type.


LUXEMBOURG

Reigning Monarch:

HRH GRAND DUKE HENRI ALBERT FÉLIX MARIE GUILLAUME
b. 16 April 1955; succeeded 7 October 2000, on the abdication of his father, Grand Duke Jean; married 14 February 1981, Maria Teresa Mestre y Batista-Falla, b. 22 March 1956.

Children of the Grand Duke:

HRH Prince Guillaume Jean Joseph Marie, b. 11 November 1981; proclaimed Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg 18 December 2000; married 20 October 2012, Countess Stéphanie de Lannoy, b. 18 February 1984.

Prince Félix Léopold Marie Guillaume, b. 3 June 1984; married 21 September 2013, Claire Margareta Lademacher (Princess Claire), b. 21 March 1985.

Prince Louis Xavier Marie Guillaume, b. 3 August 1986; married 29 September 2006, Tessy Antony, b. 28 October 1985; son, Prince Gabriel, b. 12 March 2006; son, Prince Noah, b. 21 September 2007.

Princess Alexandra Joséphine Teresa Charlotte Marie Wilhelmine, b. 16 February 1991.

Prince Sébastien Henri Marie Guillaume, b. 16 April 1992.

Parents of the Grand Duke:

Former Grand Duke Jean Benoit Guillaume Marie Robert Louis Antoine Adolphe Marc d'Aviano, b. 5 January 1921; married 9 April 1953, Joséphine Charlotte, Princess of Belgium (b. 11 October 1927, died 10 January 2005).

Brothers and Sisters of the Grand Duke:

Archduchess Marie-Astrid of Austria, b. 17 February 1954; married 6 February 1982, Carl Christian of Habsburg Lorraine, Archduke of Austria; daughter, Archduchess Marie-Christine Anne Astrid Zita Charlotte of Austria, b. 31 July 1983; son, Archduke Imre, b. 8 December 1985; son, Archduke Christophe, b. 2 February 1988; son, Archduke Alexander, b. 26 September 1990; daughter, Archduchess Gabriella, b. 26 March 1994.

Prince Jean, b. 15 May 1957; married 1st 27 May 1987, Hélène Suzanne Vestur (divorced 2004); daughter, Marie-Gabrielle, b. 8 December 1986; son, Constantin Jean Philippe, b. 22 July 1988; son, Wenceslas, b. 17 November 1990; son, Carl-Johann, b. 15 August 1992; married 2nd 18 March 2009, Diane de Guerre.

Princess Margaretha, b. 15 May 1957; married 20 March 1982, Prince Nikolaus of Liechtenstein (b. 24 October 1947); son, Prince Leopold Emmanuel, b. 20 May 1984 (deceased); daughter, Princess Maria-Annunciata, b. 12 May 1985; daughter, Princess Marie-Astrid, b. 26 June 1987; son, Prince Joseph-Emmanuel, b. 7 May 1989.

Prince Guillaume, b. 1 May 1963; married 24 September 1994, Sibilla Sandra Weiller (y Torlonia) (b. 12 June 1968); son, Prince Paul-Louis, b. 4 March 1998; son, Prince Léopold, b. 2 May 2000; daughter, Princess Charlotte, b. 2 May 2000; son, Prince Jean, b. 13 July 2004.



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