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Prince Louis
Prince Louis of Luxembourg
Prince Louis and wife Princess Tessy on their wedding day, with their son Prince Gabriel
Spouse Princess Tessy of Luxembourg
HRH Prince Gabriel of Nassau
HRH Prince Noah of Nassau
Full name
Louis Xavier Marie Guillaume
Father Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg
Mother Maria Teresa, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg
Born 3 August 1986 (1986-08-03) (age 23)
Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg
Armoiries Luxembourg Bourbon avec ornements.svg

HRH Grand Duke Jean

Prince Louis of Luxembourg (given names: Louis Xavier Marie Guillaume; born 3 August 1986, Luxembourg) is the third son of the Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg. Besides Prince of Luxembourg, he is a Prince of Nassau. His godparents are Xavier Sanz and Princess Margaretha of Liechtenstein.

Prince Louis has two elder siblings: Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg and Prince Félix of Luxembourg; and two younger siblings: Princess Alexandra and Prince Sébastien of Luxembourg. He is married to Tessy Antony, a former NCO in the Luxembourg army. They have two sons, Gabriel (born before his parents' marriage) and Noah.

Prince Louis' education includes the International School of Luxembourg; and Collège Alpin International Beau Soleil boarding school, in Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland.


Marriage and family

Prince Louis married Tessy Antony on 29 September 2006 at a parish church in Gilsdorf. Upon his marriage, the prince gave up his succession rights and those of all the couple's children, although Louis retains his title of Prince of Luxembourg and the style of Royal Highness while Tessy and Gabriel were originally given the surname de Nassau with no titles. [1]

On Luxembourg's National Day on 23 June, 2009, Grand Duke Henri gave Tessy the title of Princess of Luxembourg with the style Her Royal Highness and the title Prince of Nassau and style Royal Highness to their sons and future children.[2]

The family lives in Switzerland, where the Prince is studying.



On 12 March 2006, Princess Tessy of Luxembourg gave birth to a boy, christened Gabriel Louis Michel de Nassau,[3] who was born at a private Swiss hospital, Clinic des Grangettes, in Geneva.[4] The baby is the first grandchild for Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa. The baby's godparents were his paternal aunt, Princess Alexandra and maternal uncle, Michel Antony.

He was given the title and style of His Royal Highness, Prince of Nassau by his grandfather on 23 June, 2009.[2]


The couple's second son, Noah Guillaume de Nassau, was born on 21 September 2007 at the Maternité Grande-Duchesse Charlotte [5] The second grandchild for Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa, the baby was baptised at the same church in Gilsdorf where his parents married and his elder brother was christened. His godparents are his paternal uncle, Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume, and his maternal aunt, Patricia Antony.

He was given the title and style of His Royal Highness, Prince of Nassau by his grandfather on 23 June, 2009.[2]


Styles of
Prince Louis of Luxembourg
Reference style His Royal Highness
Spoken style Your Royal Highness
Alternative style Sir


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