JEAN, Grand Duke of Luxembourg
Event date: 03/05/2019
His Royal Highness Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg was born at Berg Castle on 5 January 1921.
On 5 January 1939, the crown prince came of age and from then on, as heir presumptive to the crown of the Grand Duchy, he assumed the title of Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg.
He became Grand Duke of Luxembourg on 12 November 1964. After 36 years of reign, he abdicated in favour of his eldest son, Hereditary Grand Duke Henri, on 7 October 2000.
Grand Duke Jean passed away on 23 April 2019.