Archive for the ‘Belgium – House of Ligne’ Category
Clutching a bouquet of crimson roses, Isabella – seen on screen in ‘Il Sangue e la Rosa’, The Blood and the Rose – looked radiant as she exchanged vows with her spouse in western Belgium, three days after they were first united in a civil ceremony.
She wore a beautiful A-line bridal creation by designer Gerald Watelet topped off with a delicate lace jacket.
And her traditional veil was adorned by a sparkling tiara made up of aquamarine gems and diamonds.
HH Prince Wauthier Philippe Félix Marie Lamoral de Ligne
* Château de Beloeil, July 10th, 1952
(civil) Château de Heeren-Elderen, April 28th and (religious) Château de Heeren-Elderen, May 1st, 1976:
Marguerite Régine Marie Françoise Xavière Comtesse de Rénesse
* Louvaine, June 6th, 1955
Children from this marriage:
HH Prince Philippe Michel Marie Lamoral de Ligne
* Château de Beloeil, May 29th, 1977
HH Princess Mélanie Jeanne Yolande Marie de Ligne
* Château de Beloeil, June 19th, 1979
HH Princess Elisabeth Éléonore Marie de Ligne
* Château de Beloeil, June 27th, 1983
Michel Charles Eugène Marie Lamoral, Prince de Ligne, Prince of the Holy Roman Empire, Prince d’Épinoy, Prince d’Amblise, and Grandee of Spain, was born on 26 May 1951 in Château de Belœil, Belgium. He is the son of Antoine, 13th Prince of Ligne and Princess Alix Marie of Luxembourg. He is thus the nephew of Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg and a cousin of the current Grand Duke. He is the head of the House of Ligne.
He married Princess Eleanora of Orléans-Braganza, daughter of Prince Pedro Henrique of Orléans-Braganza and Princess Maria Elisabeth of Bavaria, on 10 March 1981 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Princess Alix Marie Isabelle Adelgonde Eléonore de Ligne b. 3 July 1984
Prince Henri Antoine de Ligne b. 3 March 1989