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Princes of Bourbon-Parma: Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg

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Published October 9th 2011
ISBN : 9781155638348
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120 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 17. Chapters: Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Prince Xavier of Bourbon-Parma, Carlos Hugo, Duke of Parma, Jean,MorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 17. Chapters: Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Prince Xavier of Bourbon-Parma, Carlos Hugo, Duke of Parma, Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Robert I, Duke of Parma, Ferdinand, Duke of Parma, Charles III, Duke of Parma, Prince Felix of Bourbon-Parma, Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Elias, Duke of Parma, Prince Louis of Luxembourg, Charles II, Duke of Parma, Louis of Etruria, Prince F lix of Luxembourg, Prince Guillaume of Luxembourg, Prince Jean of Luxembourg, Prince Sixtus Henry of Bourbon-Parma. Excerpt: Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg OIH (given names: Henri Albert Gabriel F lix Marie Guillaume- born at Betzdorf Castle in Betzdorf, Luxembourg, 16 April 1955) is the head of state of Luxembourg. He is the eldest son of Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg and Princess Jos phine-Charlotte of Belgium. His maternal grandparents were King Leopold III of Belgium and Astrid of Sweden. He is a nephew of the current King of the Belgians, Albert II. Grand Duke Henri has four siblings: Archduchess Marie Astrid of Austria (b. 1954), Prince Jean of Luxembourg (b. 1957), Princess Margaretha of Liechtenstein (b. 1957) and Prince Guillaume of Luxembourg (b. 1963). Henri became Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg on 12 November 1964 and was educated in Luxembourg and in France, where he obtained his baccalaureate in 1974. He then studied political sciences at Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, in Geneva, graduating in 1980. The Grand Duke also undertook military officer training at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, England. While studying in Geneva, Henri met the former Mar a Teresa Mestre y Batista, who was also a political sciences student. They married in Luxembourg on 4 February/14 February 1981 with the previous consent of the Grand Duke, dated 7 November 1980. The couple has five children: and two gra...