Prince Constantine of Liechtensteinthird of the four children of the current sovereign prince John Adam IIdied this Tuesday, December 5, at the age of 51, according to the royal family of the small Central European principality in a statement.
The princely household does not give details about the circumstances of the death, indicating only that it was “unexpected“. Constantine was married since 1999 to the countess María Gabriela Francisca Kálnoky de Koröspatakwith whom he had three children (Mauricio, Georgina and Benedicto).
Among other positions, he held that of president of the supervisory council of the principality, located on the banks of the Rhine, between Switzerland and Austria. From that position Constantine, who was seventh in line to the thronewas in charge of managing the family fortune, owner of an important art collection and various real estate assets.
His father Juan Adán, 78 years old and widowed since 2021, is the Sovereign of Liechtenstein since 1989and his older brother Luis, 55, is the heir to the princely throne.
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