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Royal Wedding Dresses: Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg

On 14 February 1981, the religious wedding ceremony for then Henri, the Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg to Cuban-born María Teresa Mestre y Batista in Notre Dame Cathedral took place. The pair, who had married in a civilceremony earlier in the day in the Grand Ducal Palace, did not know they had chosen to marry on Valentine’s Day, as, at the time, it was not a holiday widely…
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Princess Alix of Luxembourg has died

The Grand Ducal Court announced this afternoon that Alix, Dowager Princess de Ligne (born Princess Alix of Luxembourg) died today at the age of 89. In a press release, the Court said, “It is with great sadness that Their Royal Highnesses Grand Duke Jean, the Grand Duke…
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Princess Tessy attends HIV/AIDS summit in London

Yesterday, Tessy Antony, Princess of Luxembourg attended the first annual HIV/AIDS summit in London “The AIDSfree Cities Global Forum” at The Conduit in Mayfair where she implored people to “get engaged” in the fight against HIV/AIDS. HIV/AIDS is an important subject for Her Royal Highness and her home country. It is important to note that Luxembourg is a major funder of…
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Luxembourg and Spanish royals send condolences to France after latest attack

After a gunman opened fire on a Christmas market in Strasbourg, France, on Tuesday night, royals in Europe have expressed their sympathies to President Emmanuel Macron, who is co-Prince of Andorra, and the French people. So far, France’s latest terror attack has killed two and left one other brain dead. A dozen others have been injured in the attack by 29-year-old Strasbourg…
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Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg gets own website

Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg now has her own website dedicated to her royal work. It can be found at https://www.grande-duchesse.lu/. The website is to shine a light on her dedicated work and commitments. The Grand Ducal Court said in a press release, “Whether in the humanitarian or social field, the Grand Duchess strives to support the poor, to give a voice to those who are not…
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