Diane, Duchess of Württemberg

Princess Diane
Duchess of Württemberg
Born (1940-03-24) 24 March 1940
Petrópolis, Brazil
Spouse Carl, Duke of Württemberg
Issue Duke Friedrich of Württemberg
Duchess Mathilde of Württemberg
Duke Eberhard of Württemberg
Duke Phillipp of Württemberg
Duke Michael of Württemberg
Duchess Fleur of Württemberg
Full name
Diane Françoise Maria da Gloria
House Orléans
Father Henri, Count of Paris
Mother Princess Isabelle of Orléans-Braganza
French Royal Family

HRH The Count of Paris
HRH The Countess of Paris

Diane, Duchess of Württemberg (née Princess Diane Françoise Maria da Gloria of Orléans; born 24 March 1940) is a successful artist and sculptor.


Princess Diane was born in Petrópolis, Brazil, the fourth daughter and the sixth child of the Orléanist claimant to the French throne, Henri, Count of Paris (1908–1999), and his wife, Princess Isabelle of Orléans-Braganza (1911–2003).

On 21 July 1960, she married, at Altshausen, Carl, Duke of Württemberg (born 1 August 1936), who became Head of the House of Württemberg in 1975.


They have four sons and two daughters :

King Juan Carlos I of Spain is Duchess Fleur's godfather.




External links

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Diane, Duchess of Württemberg
Born: 12 January 1979
Titles in pretence
Preceded by
Archduchess Rosa of Austria
Queen consort of Württemberg
17 April 1975 – present
Reason for succession failure:
Kingdom abolished in 1918
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