Prince Jean Christophe Napoléon marries Countess Olympia von und zu Arco-Zinneberg

  October 21, 2019 at 5:13 pm by

On October 19, Prince Jean Christophe Napoléon married Countess Olympia von und zu Arco-Zinneberg at the Cathedral of Saint-Louis-des-Invalides in Paris, France.

The bride, who met her future husband whilst studying in Paris, wore an Oscar de la Renta gown. The Invalides Cathedral is also where Napoleon’s body was returned from St. Helena after his exile from France.

Some of the reigning guest list included Princess Beatrice of York and her fiancee Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg, Prince Henri and Princess Sibilla of Luxembourg, Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume of Luxembourg and his wife Stephanie, Prince Felix and Princess Claire of Luxembourg, Prince Lorenz and Princess Astrid of Belgium and their granddaughter Archduchess Anna Astrid of Austria, Princess Maria Laura of Belgium, Prince Laurent of Belgium, Princess Isabelle, Prince Nicolas and Princess Margaretha of Liechtenstein and Princess Sarvath of Jordan.

Some of the non-reigning and noble guests included the Countess of Paris and her daughter Princess Louise-Marguerite, the Duke and Duchess of Castro and their daughters, Crown Prince Pavlos and Princess Maria Olympia of Greece, the Duke and Duchess of Braganza, Nicolas von Bismarck, Prince Charles Napoleon, Princess Tatiana Radziwill and Princess Maria-Pia of Savoy.

The reception was held at the Chateau de Fontainbleau, just outside of Paris.

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5 Responses to Prince Jean Christophe Napoléon marries Countess Olympia von und zu Arco-Zinneberg

  1. Fernando Joaquín Molina Alcalde says:

    The church of Invalides is a basilic but NOT a Cathedral -this last one is the now damaged Notre Dame de Paris.

  2. Lady Daphne says:

    Unique, beautiful and unforgettable wedding gown!

  3. Diana Lucia Zotescu says:

    What a wonderful – and courageously unique – wedding dress ! The Royal newly-weds and their royal entourage must have had a wedding to stay in the memory of all the attendees for a long time. Congratulations on their most auspicious wedding celebration ! May the Good Lord bless them with lots of little princes and princesses !

  4. Pam Traves says:

    It was a Gorgeous Wedding of the Beautiful New Husband and Wife!!!

  5. Pam Traves says:

    Good Luck, Love and Happiness to the Beautiful Couple!!!

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