Saturday, July 22, 2017

Royal Profile: Prince Constantin de Nassau

Prince Constantin Jean Philippe Marie Albert Marc d'Aviano de Nassau was born 22 July 1988 as the son of Prince Jean of Luxembourg and his first wife, Hélène Suzanna Vestur{Source}. He has an older sister, a brother-in-law, and two younger brothers {Source}:
  1. Princess Marie-Gabrielle Cécile Charlotte Sophie de Nassau (1986)
    1. Antonius Benedikt Clemens Douglas Emanuel Willms (22 December 1988, m. 2017)
  2. Prince Wenceslas François Baudoin Léopold Juraj Marie Marc d'Aviano de Nassau (1990)
  3. Prince Carl-Johan Félix Julien Marc d'Aviano de Nassau (1992)
Due to his parents morganatic marriage and the fact that his father had given up succession rights and succession rights for that of his descendants, he was originally given the title Count de Nassau,  but his uncle Grand Duke Henri elevated him and his siblings to HRH Prince/ss de Nassau  by royal decree in 2004.

He grew up in Paris, and likely leads a normal life.

His paternal grandparents are Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg & Grand Duchess Joséphine-Charlotte of Luxembourg.  In 2004, he gained a stepmother, Countess Diane de Nassau.

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