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Grand Duke of Luxembourg

Grand Duke Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg. Achievements include fluency in French, English and German.

Background

Henri, Grand Duke was born on April 16, 1955 in Chatêau de Betzdorf. Son of Grand Duke Jean and Grand Duchess Joséphine-Charlotte.

Education

Staff college certified, Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, United Kingdom. Licence és sciences politiques in Economic and Political Science, University Geneva, 1980. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Sacred Heart University, Connecticut.

DLaw (honorary), University Miami, Ohio.

Career

Grand Duke Luxembourg, since 2000. Chairman Board Economic Development, 1977. Member State Council Luxembourg, 1980—1998, International Olympic Committee, since 1998.

President Organizing Committee International Trade Fairs Luxembourg. Honorary major Parachute Regiment, 1989, colonel Luxembourg Army.

Achievements

  • Achievements include fluency in French, English and German.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, classical music, hunting, tennis, sailing, skiing, swimming.

Connections

Married Maria Teresa Mestre, February 14, 1981. C. Guillaume, Félix, Louis, Alexandra, Sebastien.

father:
Grand Duke Jean

mother:
Grand Duchess Joséphine-Charlotte

spouse:
Maria Teresa Mestre