Princess Margaretha of Luxembourg, Princess of Liechtenstein

by Scott Mehl

photo: Zimbio

Photo: Zimbio

Princess Margaretha of Luxembourg was born Princess Margaretha Antonia Marie Félicité of Luxembourg. Born on May 15, 1957 at Betzdorf Castle in Luxembourg, she is the second daughter of Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg and Princess Joséphine-Charlotte of Belgium. She has a twin brother, Prince Jean of Luxembourg. Through her birth and marriage, Princess Margaretha is a member of two currently reigning royal families.

Princess Margaretha married Prince Nikolaus of Liechtenstein on March 20, 1982, at the Notre Dame Cathedral in Luxembourg. He is the younger brother of the reigning Prince Hans-Adam II of Liechtenstein. Their marriage would be the last between two reigning royal houses in Europe. They have had four children:

  • Prince Leopold (1984-1984)
  • Princess Maria-Anunciata (1985)
  • Princess Marie-Astrid (1987)
  • Prince Josef-Emanuel (1989)
Princess Margaretha with her husband, daughters and younger son, 2010. photo:

Princess Margaretha and Prince Nikolaus with their children, 2010. photo:

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