Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg Dies, Aged 98

Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg has released the following statement on Tuesday, 23 April 2019, following his father’s death. C'est ave grand tristesse que je vous fais part du décès de mon père bien-aimé, Son Altesse Royale le Grand-Duc Jean, quis nous a quittés dans la paix, entoure de l'affection de sa famille. Grand Duke…

Grand Duke Jean’s 98th Birthday Party

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

Grand Duke Henri Christmas Speech 2018

Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg gave his traditional Christmas Speech on Christmas Eve, 24 December 2018. Photo: Sophie Margue, Cour grand-ducale This year's speech began in Luxembourgish, then switched to French, as Grand Duke Henri thanked foreigners for their contribution. Transcript (Luxembourgish and French) Léif Matbierger, Virun e puer Wochen ass sech zu Lëtzebuerg, zu…

Royal Birthday: Prince Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg

Prince Guillaume celebrated his 37th birthday on Sunday, 11 November 2018, when many people commemorated the Centenary of Armistice Day. Guillaume Jean Joseph Marie, the eldest child of Grand Duke Henri and his wife Grand Duchess Maria Teresa, was born on 11 November 1981 at the Grand Duchess Charlotte Maternity Hospital in Luxembourg City. He…

Grand Duke Henri Grants Audience To Foreign Prime Ministers

Grand Duke Henri granted audiences to visiting Prime Ministers on official visits to Luxembourg on Friday, 9 March 2018. Prime Minister of Finland Juha Sipilä The Finnish Prime Minister had an audience with Grand Duke Henri at the Grand Ducal Palace at 9.00 am. Mr Sipilä had met with Prime Minister Xavier Bettel on Thursday…

Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg Celebrates 97th Birthday

Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg, Duke of Nassau, celebrated his 97th Birthday, as the world's oldest and the longest-living current or former monarch. He reigned from 1964 until his abdication in 2000. The Grand Ducal Court of Luxembourg has released six photos to mark Grand Duke Jean’s 97th Birthday, including one featuring three generations. He…

Royal Condolences for Manchester

Heads of State and world leaders have sent their condolences to Great Britain after a terrorist attack took place in Manchester on Monday, 22 May. Following the attack in Manchester, The Queen and Members of the Royal Family held a minute's silence at today's Garden Party. pic.twitter.com/tAoo5XJWoG — The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) 23 May 2017…

Podcast: Kate Visits Luxembourg, King Harald and Queen Sonja’s 80th Birthday Celebrations & Prince Philip’s Retirement

The Queen's advice, Kate visits Luxembourg, Crown Prince Haakon's close shave, Prince Philip retires but not everyone is happy. Queen Elizabeth II Find out in this week's show what the Queen has said to her grandsons regarding official duties. Queen Elizabeth was also seen driving home from church. #kween! Literally. 😂👍🏼👑 Queen Elizabeth II drives…