Josephine Charlotte of Luxembourg

Josephine Charlotte of Luxembourg

Birth
Brussels, Arrondissement Brussel-Hoofdstad, Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium
Death 10 Jan 2005 (aged 77)
Fischbach, Canton de Mersch, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Burial Luxembourg, Canton de Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Memorial ID 21137206 · View Source
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Luxembourg Royalty. Born Princess Josephine-Charlotte to King Leopold III of Belgium and his wife, Princess Astrid of Sweden, she was educated in Geneva, Switzerland. She married her cousin, Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg in 1953, and was his consort until his abdication in 2001. She was the mother of Jean's successor, Grand Duke Henri. She was well known for her Presidency of the Luxembourg's Youth Red Cross. Josephine-Charlotte died at Fischbach Castle after a lengthy battle with lung cancer.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Vaira
  • Added: 24 Aug 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21137206
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Josephine Charlotte of Luxembourg (11 Oct 1927–10 Jan 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21137206, citing Cathedral of Our Lady, Luxembourg, Canton de Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg ; Maintained by Find A Grave .