Princess Marie-Gabrielle of Nassau

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Princess Marie-Gabrielle
Princess of Nassau
Born (1986-09-08) 8 September 1986 (age 30)
Paris, France
Full name
Marie-Gabrielle Cécile Charlotte Sophie
Father Prince Jean of Luxembourg
Mother Hélène Suzanna Vestur
Religion Catholicism

Princess Marie-Gabrielle of Nassau (Marie-Gabrielle Cécile Charlotte Sophie; born 8 September 1986),[1] is the first child and only daughter of Prince Jean of Luxembourg (the second son of Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg and Josephine-Charlotte of Belgium) and Hélène Suzanna Vestur.

Early life[edit]

Marie-Gabrielle was born prior to her parents marriage and held no title at birth. Prince Jean had renounced his right of succession to the throne of Luxembourg prior to his marriage. On 21 September 1995 the wife and children of Prince Jean were elevated to Count(ess) of Nassau. On 24 November 2004, Prince Jean's children were granted the style and title of "HRH Prince(ss) of Nassau".

Marie-Gabrielle has three younger brothers: Constantin (born 22 July 1988), Wenceslas (born 17 November 1990) and Carl-Johan (born 1 August 1992).

The family lives in Paris, France, where Prince Jean works in the water sector for Degremont, which is part of Suez. She attended Goldsmiths, University of London in the UK.


  • 8 September 1986 – 21 September 1995: Miss Marie Gabrielle de Nassau.
  • 21 September 1995 – 24 November 2004: Countess Marie Gabrielle of Nassau.
  • 24 November 2004 – present: Her Royal Highness Princess Marie Gabrielle of Nassau.



  1. ^ "Person Page 8660". thePeerage. Retrieved 27 April 2011.