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  1. History of Luxembourg - Wikipedia

    Luxembourg remained a possession of the kings of the Netherlands until the death of William III in 1890, when the grand duchy passed to the House of Nassau-Weilburg due to the 1783 Nassau Family Pact, under which those territories of the Nassau family in the Holy Roman Empire at the time of the pact (Luxembourg and Nassau) were bound by semi ...

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  3. Luxembourg - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    1815 - Luxembourg became a grand duchy. It was ruled by the king of the Netherlands. 1815-1866 - Luxembourg became a member of the German Confederation. 1890 - After the death of William III, Luxembourg passed to the House of Nassau-Weilburg. 1914-1918 - Luxembourg was conquered by Germany during World War I.

  4. Palais du Luxembourg - Senate of France - Paris

    The Senate of France (French: Sénat) is the upper house of the Parliament of France. The Senate enjoys less prominence than the lower house, the directly elected National Assembly; debates in the Senate tend to be less tense and enjoy generally less media coverage. The palace was originally built for Marie de' Medici, mother of king Louis XIII of France on the site of an old townhouse owned ...

  5. Prince Jean of Luxembourg - Wikipedia

    Prince Jean of Luxembourg (given names: Jean Félix Marie Guillaume; born 15 May 1957 at Betzdorf Castle), the second son of Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg and Princess Joséphine-Charlotte of Belgium. He is the twin brother of Princess Margaretha. He frequently goes by the name of Jean Nassau.

  6. House of Lorraine - Wikipedia

    Ancestry House of Ardennes–Metz. The house claims descent from Gerard I of Paris (Count of Paris) (died 779) whose immediate descendants are known as the Gerardides.The Matfridings of the 10th century are thought to have been a branch of the family; at the turn of the 10th century they were Counts of Metz and ruled a set of lordships in Alsace and Lorraine.

  7. Louise Marie Adélaïde de Bourbon, (13 March 1753 – 23 June 1821), was the daughter of Louis Jean Marie de Bourbon, Duke of Penthièvre and of Maria Teresa d'Este.At the death of her brother, Louis Alexandre de Bourbon, prince de Lamballe, she became the wealthiest heiress in France.

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  9. Charles IV of France - Wikipedia

    Charles IV (18/19 June 1294 – 1 February 1328), called the Fair (le Bel) in France and the Bald (el Calvo) in Navarre, was last king of the direct line of the House of Capet, King of France and King of Navarre (as Charles I) from 1322 to 1328.

  10. Anne Marie Louise d'Orléans - Simple English Wikipedia, the ...

    Anne Marie Louise d'Orléans, Duchess of Montpensier (29 May 1627 – 5 April 1693) known as La Grande Mademoiselle, was the eldest daughter of Gaston d'Orléans, and his first wife Marie de Bourbon, Duchess of Montpensier (duchess in her own right).