The Grand-Ducal Court of Luxembourg has released a family photo of Grand Duke Jean’s 98th birthday celebrations at the Chateau de Berg.

98th birthday Grand Duke Jean on 5 January 2019 at Chateau de Berg, Colmar-Berg. Photo: Claude Piscitelli, Grand Ducal Court

Who’s Who in the Photo?

Grand Duke Jean is seated between his eldest son Grand Duke Henri and daughter-in-law Grand Duchess Maria Teresa in the second row.

1st row: the Counts Constantine and Leopold, children of Count Rodolphe and Countess Marie-Christine from Limburg-Stirum.

3rd row: Prince Louis, Countess Marie-Christine of Limburg-Stirum with her son Count Gabriel, Count Rodolphe of Limburg-Stirum, Countess Diane of Nassau and Prince Jean, Princess Sibilla, Archduchess Gabriella of Austria with her daughter Victoria, Archduke Alexander of Austria, Princess Charlotte of Nassau and Princess Alexandra.

Chateau de Berg

Chateau de Berg, built in a neo-gothic style, is the Grand Ducal Family’s principal residence.

The Grand Ducal Family’s primary residence, Chateau de Berg, Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg. Photo: By Ernmuhl at lb.wikipedia – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,

It is also the birthplace of Grand Duke Jean on 5 January 1921, his younger sister Princess Marie Gabriele in 1925, his mother Grand Duchess Charlotte in 1896 and great-aunt Grand Duchess Marie-Adélaïde in 1894.

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