Hubertus, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
Duke of Saxony
Born (1975-09-16) 16 September 1975 (age 43)
Hamburg, Germany
Issue Princess Katharina
Prince Philipp
Princess Madeleine
Full name
Hubertus Michael
House Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
Father Andreas, Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
Mother Carin Dabelstein

Hubertus Michael, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Duke of Saxony (born 16 September 1975) is the heir-apparent of the head of the family which ruled the Duchy of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha until 1918.

Early life[edit]

Hubertus was born on 16 September 1975 in Hamburg, the elder son of Andreas, Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and of his wife, Carin Dabelstein.[1] He studied Law at the University of Würzburg from 1997 to 1999. He attended the London School of Economics from 1999 to 2000 and the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich from 2000 to 2003.


Hubertus worked as a lawyer for a bank in New York specialising in wealth management.[2][3] At the beginning of 2012 he moved back from New York to Coburg where he is on the board of the family foundation - the Stiftung der Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha'schen Familie.[4]


Hubertus married American investment banker Kelly Jeanne Rondestvedt (b. Pensacola, Escambia County, Florida, 10 January 1975) civilly on 21 May 2009 in Coburg and religiously on 23 May 2009 at Callenberg Castle in Coburg.[5]

Hubertus and Kelly have three children:




  1. ^ Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage: With Her Majesty's Royal Warrant Holders. Debrett's Peerage. 1990. p. 109. ISBN 978-0-312-04640-8.
  2. ^ "Homepage".
  3. ^ "Hubertus Sachsen Coburg und Gotha - International Private Banker/Rechtsanwalt - Deutsche Bank AG New York". XING AG.
  4. ^ "Ein Prinz kehrt heim nach Coburg".
  5. ^ (in German) Neue Presse Coburg | Stolpersteine für die Traumhochzeit[permanent dead link]
  6. ^
  7. ^ "wearing the medal of the order on his wedding".
  8. ^ "wearing the medal at his civil ceremony".

External links[edit]

Hubertus, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
Cadet branch of the House of Wettin
Born: 16 September 1975
Lines of succession
Titles in pretence
Line of succession to the throne of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
1st position
Succeeded by
Prince Philip