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The heirs of Luxembourg are expecting their second child

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A little brother or a little sister for the charming little Prince Charles? We will find out next April! The Luxembourg Grand Ducal Court announced the good news on Thursday. Hereditary Grand Duchess Stéphanie is pregnant with her second child.

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In 2012, Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume of Luxembourg, eldest son of Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa, married Countess Stéphanie de Lannoy. For a long time, one of the questions asked of Guillaume and Stéphanie concerned their future descendants. It was in May 2020 that the heir couple welcomed their first child, Prince Charles, after 7 and a half years of marriage.

The Grand-Ducal heir couple have announced that they are expecting their second child in the spring of 2023 (Photo: Maison du Grand-Duc/Sophie Margue)

Prince Charles arrived in the midst of confinement and he was the only real good news of the year 2020 for royal observers. Very quickly, the potential behind the toddler’s devastating smile was exploited by the Grand Ducal Court, which did not hesitate for long to have him participate in his parents’ official outings.

Prince Charles of Luxembourg will welcome a little brother or sister (Photo: Maison du Grand-Duc / Kary Barthelmey)

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Guillaume and Stéphanie from Luxembourg are expecting their second child in April 2023

Will Prince Charles be dethroned from his mascot status by his next little brother or his next little sister? On September 29, the Grand Ducal Court “the immense joy of announcing that the Hereditary Grand Duke and the Hereditary Grand Duchess are expecting Their second child”. Stéphanie’s delivery is scheduled for April 2023. The child will be born immediately 3rd in the order of succession to the Grand Ducal throne. Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume will turn 41 in November and Hereditary Grand Duchess Stephanie turns 38.

The order of succession to the Luxembourg throne will change again! (Image: Royal Histories)

Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa are the parents of 5 years old: Guillaume, Felix, Louis, Alexandra and Sébastien. Prince Louis had two sons with his ex-wife. Prince Felix has two children with Princess Claire.

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Nicolas Fontaine has been a freelance web editor since 2014. After having been a copywriter and author for numerous Belgian and French brands and media, he specialized in royalty news. Nicolas is now editor-in-chief of Histoires royales. [email protected]