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Old 02-16-2014, 04:12 AM
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The Duchess of Anjou attended the Jorge Vazquez Pret a Porter collection presentation as part of the Madrid Fashion Show in Madrid, Spain, on February 13, 2014.



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Old 02-23-2014, 10:04 AM
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I've got a question about Luis Alfonso's Cousin Stephanie Michelle. I read that her oldest son Nicolas Alexander got married.

GeneAll.net - Nicolas Alexander de Borbn

Is this a fake message? The database gives information of a marriage in 2011. Nicolas Alexander then was only 17 years old! Is this "something American" oder is it just a database failure?
Do I am the only person who is also interested in the families other branch? I always enjoyed the stories around the wild uncle the Duke of Aquitaine and his army of women. No one else?
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Louis Alfonse de Bourbon as King of Quebec?

The Provence of Quebec, Canada is coming upon a general election on 7 April 2014 which could lead to Quebec succeeding from Canada to become its own sovereign country. At the moment, this French speaking region, could elect members of the Parti Quebecious that support an independence movement.

If this were to occur, does anyone think that Quebec could adopt a Constitutional Monarchy form of government? And, if so, do you think they would invite the senior male heir of the Capetian Dynasty, Louis Alphonse de Bourbon, Duke of Anjou, to become King of Quebec while patiently waiting for the potential return of the monarchy to France?

Adopting a monarch could be good for business. It would bring a sense of identity to Quebec, reinforce the French culture, bolster the economy, encourage tourism (just look at what William and Kate do for the U.K.).

Quebec has an opportunity to invite a member of the House of Bourbon, a cadet branch of the House of Capet, a descendant of Charlemagne through Robert the Strong and his wife Beatrice of Vermandious who is a descendant of the Counts of Vermandious, and therefore Pepin of Italy, the eldest son of Charlemagne.

Canada currently recognizes Queen Elizabeth II as their Queen and it seems Quebec in wishing to separate itself from Canada would want a monarch that better represents their French culture. Louis Alphonse, a young and modern individual with two male heirs, could fill this void nicely.

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Margarita Vargas, en busca de 'abrazos virtuales' solidarios: 'Me paso el da dando besos'

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The Duke and Duchess of Anjou attended the funeral for the Countess of Ripalda and mother of Jaime de Marichalar in Madrid on March 31, 2014.



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Old 04-14-2014, 08:22 PM
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Teriffic pictures of the birthday of the Duke of Anjou!
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Old 04-25-2014, 06:54 AM
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Interview of HRH Prince Louis to "Le Figaro":

Entretien intgral du prince Louis de Bourbon par Stphane Bern (Le Figaro du 24 avril 2014) | Vexilla Galliae | Mdia royaliste
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Old 04-26-2014, 06:26 AM
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HRH Prince Louis of Bourbon, Duke of Anjou and Head of the Royal House of Bourbon of France, at the Mass presided by Monseigneur Wattebled, vque de Nmes, Uzs et Alsin in honour of Saint Louis :

Le duc et la duchesse d’Anjou la messe pontificale en l’honneur de Saint Louis
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Is it true that his Mother Carmen is married for the third time?
In France , they call her la Reine Mre !
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Old 04-26-2014, 07:48 AM
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Is it true that his Mother Carmen is married for the third time?
In France , they call her la Reine Mre !
Who calls her la Reine-Mre? I wonder if the French know Carmen Martnez-Bordi at all.... I can not imagine that Carmen is already married again, since she has only divorced less than a year ago.

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Theoretically she could be called Queen Mother as the widow of a de iure King of France.
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Old 04-26-2014, 09:54 AM
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Here's a nice additional gallery of the Duke and Duchess of Anjou attending the ceremony in honor of the relics of King Saint-Louis in Aigues Mortes, South of France on April 25, 2014:



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On April 26 the Duke and Duchess of Anjou attended another ceremony in honour of the relics of King Saint-Louis in Le Grau du Roi, South of France.




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Theoretically she could be called Queen Mother as the widow of a de iure King of France.
Usually a reine-douairire is the widow of a King. Is she also the mother of a King then possibly she is also styled reine-mre. Carmen however was no widow from the self-proclaimed "King of France" since she divorced him and the marriage was also annulled by the Church. This means that her marriage "did not exist". Since she was never married to a King, she can never be styled Queen. It is as simple as that.

Carmen married a first time.
Carmen divorced a first time.
Carmen remarried a second time.
Carmen divorced a second time.
Carmen remarried a third time.
Carmen divorced a third time.

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Well, at times it happens that some of the most ardent legitimists - and also Luis Alfonso himself - tend to forget that some divorces and remarriages happened.
I.e. when Luis Alfonso's grandmother Emanuela de Dampierre died, two years ago, Luis Alfonso and his supporters mourned the "widow of Mgr. Jacques de Bourbon, Duke of Anjou and Segovia", totally ignoring that Jaime and Emanuela were divorced and both subsequently remarried.
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Duc et Pair, I agree with you , some fanatics of N & R. are talking about King Louis XX.
In any way Carmen may be called Queen or Queen Mother.
MAfan is right too concerning Emanuela de Dampierre who married a second time.
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Speech of HRH Prince Louis of Bourbon, Head of the Royal House of Bourbon of France, at Aigues-Mortes at the Anniversary of Saint Louis:


25 avril 2014 : Discours Aigues-Mortes
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New interview with the Head of the Royal House of Bourbon:

Marseille | Louis de Bourbon : Je suis prt servir la France | La Provence
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On May 5 the Duchess of Anjou attended the "Telva solidarity awards" in Madrid.



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HRH Prince Louis of Bourbon, Head of the House of Bourbon, at Notre Dame in Paris for the 800 Anniversary of Saint Louis:

Paris : Louis de Bourbon commmore les 800 ans de Saint-Louis - Politique - Citizenside France
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