Prince Jean of Luxembourg

Prince Jean of Luxembourg

Luxembourgian Prince
Born May 15, 1957

Prince Jean of Luxembourg was born on 15 May 1957 at Betzdorf Castle, the second son of Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg and Princess Joséphine-Charlotte of Belgium. He is the twin brother of Princess Margaretha. His godparents are Prince Felix of Luxembourg and Princess Margrethe of Denmark. He frequently goes by the name of Jean Nassau. On 26 September 1986, Prince Jean renounced his right of succession to the Luxembourg throne.… Read More

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1957 Birth Born on May 15, 1957.


1977 20 Years Old In 1977, Prince Jean began his military officer training at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst, England and member of the Champion Platoon, he was commissioned in August 1978.
1979 22 Years Old He was made a captain of the Luxembourg Army in 1979. … Read More
1985 28 Years Old Back in Europe in 1985, in 1986 he obtained an MBA from INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France.


1987 30 Years Old On 27 May 1987, Prince Jean married morganatically in Paris Hélène Suzanna Vestur (born Saint-Germain-en-Laye, 31 May 1958), now a high civil servant, "Conseiller d'Etat" judge, daughter of François Philippe Vestur and wife Cécile Ernestine Buisson. … Read More


2004 47 Years Old On 27 November 2004 Grand-Duc Henri issued an Arrêté Grand-Ducal upgrading the issue of Prince Jean to Prince/Princesse de Nassau with the qualification of Altesse Royale, without succession rights. … Read More
2006 49 Years Old …  In 2006 he bought the Southern African Water subsidiary of Suez Environnement, WSSA (Water & Sanitation South Africa) and created Mea Aqua, with the objective to develop water and energy solutions in the Middle East and in Africa. … Read More


2009 52 Years Old On 18 March 2009, Prince Jean married Diane De Guerre.
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