Marriages 2009

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Last modified: 19 March 2014

Engagements, marriages and divorces in reigning and non-reigning royal houses of the year 2009.

12 January

Marriage of Sheikh Saeed bin Dalmouk bin Juma’a Al Maktoum of Dubai and Sheikha Hissah bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum of Dubai at Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

31 January

Religious marriage of Count Dominik Coudenhove-Kalergi and Princess Adelheid von und zu Liechtenstein at Deutschfeistritz-Peggau, Austria.

8 February

Religious marriage of Prince David Bagration-Mukhransky (Georgia) and Princess Anna Bagrationi-Gruzinsky (Georgia) at the Cathedral of St Trinity at Tbilisi, Georgia.

13 February

Marriage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Jassem bin Humaid al-Qasimi of Ras Al Khaimah and Sheikha .. bint Talib bin Saqr al-Qasimi of Ras Al Khaimah.

14 February

Engagement announced of Lord Frederick Windsor (Great Britain) and Sophie Winkleman.

Annulment of the marriage of the Count of Paris (Great Britain) and Duchess Marie-Therese von Württemberg.

24 February

Engagement announced of Daniel Westling and Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden.

February (celebrations between 9 and 14 February)

Marriage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Mohammed al-Sharqi, Crown Prince of Fujairah and Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum of Dubai at Fujairah, United Arab Emirates.

7 March

Civil marriage of Prince Bagrat de Bagration de Baviera y de Borbon (Georgia) and Mrs Françoise Cazaudehore at Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France.

14 March

Marriage of Sandile Mthiyane and Princess Thandeka Zulu at St. Paul’s Angelican Church at Durban, South Africa.

18 March

Civil marriage of Prince Jean of Luxemburg and Diane de Guerre at the townhall of Roermond, The Netherlands.

19 March

Civil marriage of Prince Jean of France, Duke de Vendôme and Philomena de Tornos y Steinhart at the Townhall of the VIIe arrondissement at Paris, France.

21 March

Marriage of Sheikh Ahmed bin Dalmuk bin Jumaa Al-Maktoum of Dubai and Sheikha … Al-Nayhan of Abu Dhabi at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

3 April

Marriage of Count Magnus-Alexander zu Erbach-Erbach and Lena Schwarz at Erbach, Germany.

5 April

Marriage of Dasho Phub Dorji and Princess Ashi Sonam Dechan Wangchuck of Bhutan at the Mothithang Palace, Bhutan.

7 April

Marriage of Sheikh Khalid bin Zayed Al-Nayhan of Abu Dhabi and Sheikha … bin Nayhan bin Mubarak Al-Nayhan of Abu Dhabi at Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

8 April

Marriage of James Moss-Gibbons and Michelle de Bourbon (Two Sicilies) at Simon’s in Groot Constantia, South Africa.

9 April

Marriage of Sheikh Majid bin Sultan bin Saqr Al Qasimi of Sharjah and Sheikha … bint Humaid bin Mohammed Al Qasimi of Sharjah at Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

14 April

Religious marriage of Dominic Andrew Twyman and Princess Johanna zu Bentheim und Steinfurt at Steinfurt, Germany.

25 April

Engagement announced of Eric Querenet-Onfroy de Bréville and Princess Caroline Napoléon.

29 April

Civil marriage of Count Johannes von Schönburg-Hartenstein and Katharina Ritschl at St. Gilgen, Austria.

30 April

Civil marriage of Prince Friedrich Wilhelm von Preussen and Freiin Anna Catharina von Salza und Lichtenau at Wiesbaden, Germany.

2 May

Religious marriage of Prince Jean of France, Duke de Vendôme and Philomena de Tornos y Steinhart at the cathédrale Notre-Dame at Senlis, France.

Marriage of Mbongiseni Duma and Princess Ntombizosuthu Zulu at Pavensy, Underberg, South Africa.

7 May

Religious marriage of Prince Alexander von Auersperg-Breunner and Elisabeth Flick at Unterach am Attersee, Austria.

9 May

Religious marriage of Count Johannes von Schönburg-Hartenstein and Katharina Ritschl at Klosterneuburg, Austria.

12 May

Marriage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Nayhan Al Nayhan of Abu Dhabi and Sheikha … bint Khalifa bin Hamdan Al Nayhan of Abu Dhabi.

15 May

Marriage of Patrick Nagel and Princess Amélie zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg at Lamlash, Isle of Arran, Scotland, Great Britain.

21 May

Civil marriage of Hereditary Prince Hubertus von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Kelly Rondestvedt at the Salon Belvedere at Schloss Callenberg, Coburg, Germany.

23 May

Religious marriage of Hereditary Prince Hubertus von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Kelly Rondestvedt at the St. Moriz Church, Coburg, Germany.

30 May

Civil marriage of Hereditary Prince Mir Wais of Afghanistan and Antonella Mularoni (Safya) at the Palazzo della Repubblica, San Marino.

May (probably on 12 May at Paris, France)

Marriage of Anton Martynov and Princess Altinai Petrovitch-Njegosh of Montenegro.

13 June

Religious marriage of Count Arthur de Clermont-Tonnerre and Princess Marguerite de Croÿ-Roeulx at the church of Le Roeulx, Belgium.

20 June

Civil marriage of Prince Lukas von Auersperg and Princess Alice von Bayern at Karlstetten, Germany.

27 June

Civil marriage of Eric Querenet-Onfroy de Bréville and Princess Caroline Napoléon at Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.

11 July

Marriage of Boris Kisselevsky and Countess Isabella zu Stolberg-Stolberg in Moncalieri, Italy.

Religious marriage of Prince Richard von Isenburg and Andrea Zimmermann at the Burgkapelle in Ronneburg, Germany.

18 July

Marriage of Prince Gabriel de Orléans e Bragança (Brazil) and Luciana de Sousa Oliveira Guaspari at the Igreja da Imperial Irmandade de Nossa Senhora da Glória do Outeiro in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Marriage of Count Maximilian zu Stolberg-Wernigerode and Maria von Randow.

11 July

Civil marriage of Prince Christian zu Schaumburg-Lippe and Lena Giese likely at Eckernförde, Germany.

11 July

Religious marriage of Prince Christian zu Schaumburg-Lippe and Lena Giese at Schloss Glücksburg, Germany.

31 July

Civil marriage of Nicolas Costamagna and Princess Ubbolvadey Nella Sisowath of Cambodia at Nice, France.

11 August

Engagement announced of Jonas Bergström and Princess Madeleine of Sweden at Solliden Slott, Öland, Sweden.

15 August

Marriage of Sipho Nyawa and Princess Bukhosibemvelo Zulu at the Botanic Gardens in Durban, South Africa.

22 August

Marriage of Christian Ronig and Princess Friederike zu Bentheim und Steinfurt at Steinfurt, Germany.

29 August

Religious marriage of Prince Lukas von Auersperg and Princess Alice von Bayern at Kloster Andechs, Germany.

5 September

Religious marriage of Hereditary Prince Carl-Christian zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich and Countess Christina Douglas at the Marienstiftskirche at Lich, Germany.

9 September

Divorce of Prince Hamzah bin Hussein of Jordan and Princess Noor Azem of Jordan. The divorce was only reported in March 2010. The date of divorce is not quite sure, but is the date given in some places online.

12 September

Marriage of Lord Frederick Windsor (Great Britain) and Sophie Winkleman at the Chapel Royal, Hampton Court Palace, Great Britain.

19 September

Religiously marriage of Eric Querenet-Onfroy de Bréville and Princess Caroline Napoléon at the Basilica Pontificia de S. Maria dell’Assunta at Castellabate nel Cilento, Italy.

24 September

Engagement announced of Prince Alexander von Auersperg and Emma Feilden.

25-26 September

Marriage of Prince Moulay Ismail of Morocco and Anissa Lehmkuhl at Rabat, Morocco.

26 September

Religious marriage of the Count of Paris and Micaela Cousiño y Quiñones de Léon at the église Saint-Jean- Baptiste de l’Uhabia at Arcangues, France.

28 September

Marriage of Sheikh Nasir bin Hamad al-Khalifa of Bahrain and Sheikha Sheikha bint Mohammed al-Maktoum of Dubai at the Dubai World Trade Centre, United Arab Emirates.

3 October

Religious marriage of Archduke Johannes of Austria and Maria Gabriela Montenegro Villamizar probably at Schloss Johannisberg, Germany.

Marriage of Linduyise Magagula and Princess Thobile Dlamini of Swaziland at the Summerfields Botanical Gardens, Swaziland.

5 October

Marriage of Sheikh Hasher bin Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Hasher Al-Maktoum of Dubai and Sheikha … bint Mohammed bin Hamdan Al-Nayhan of Abu Dhabi at Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

7 October

Engagement announced of Prince Carlos de Bourbon de Parme and Annemarie Gualthérie van Weezel.

14 October

Civil marriage of Christian Strassberger and Princess Ilka zur Lippe-Weissenfeld at München, Germany.

16 October

Marriage of Count Alexander zu Stolberg-Stolberg and Princess Isabel de Orléans e Bragança (Brazil) at the Imperial Church of Nossa Senhora da Glória do Outeiro in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

17 October

Religious marriage of Christian Strassberger and Princess Ilka zur Lippe-Weissenfeld at Eresing, Germany.

18 October

Religious marriage of Hereditary Prince Mir Wais of Afghanistan and Antonella Mularoni (Safya) at the Grand Mosque, Rome, Italy.

28 October

Civil marriage of Count Carl Theodor zu Toerring-Jettenbach and Natalia Alexeevna Ivanova.

30 October

Marriage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdul Rahman bin Rahman Al-Shamsi and Sheikha … bint Mohammed bin Saqr Al Qasimi of Ras Al Khaimah at Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates.

30 November

Civil marriage of Count Christoph von Neipperg and Agatha Maier at Wangen, Germany.

7 December

Marriage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Faisal bin Sultan Al Qasimi of Sharjah and Sheikha … bint Hasher bin Maktoum Al Maktoum of Dubai.

22 December

Divorce of Archduke Sandor of Austria-Tuscany and Priska Vilcsek.

26 December

Civil marriage of Prince Ferdinand zur Lippe-Weissenfeld and Princess Auguste von Bayern at Bourail, New Caledonia, France.

28 December

Engagement announced of Prince Nikolaos of Greece and Tatiana Blatnik.

Exact date unknown

Engagement announced of Prince Tristan de Bourbon de Parme and Shira Szabo. Known on 24 December.

Engagement announced of Oscar de Ascoz y Planes and Princess Benigna Reuss. Known on 7 May.

Marriage of Martin Haag and Princess Stephanie von Hohenzollern at Hechingen, Germany. The marriage took place in the second half of the year, but before November.