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Princess Isabelle of Orléans (1900–1983)

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Princess Isabelle of Orléans (1900–1983)

Princess of Orléans

Spouse Bruno, Count of Harcourt
Pierre Murat, Prince Murat
Bernard d'Harcourt
Gilone d'Harcourt
Isabelle d'Harcourt
Monique d'Harcourt
Full name
Isabelle Françoise Hélène Marie d'Orléans
House House of Orléans
Father Prince Jean, Duke of Guise
Mother Princess Isabelle of Orléans
Born (1900-11-27)27 November 1900
Le Nouvion-en-Thiérache, France
Died 12 February 1983(1983-02-12) (aged 82)
Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

Princess Isabelle Françoise Hélène Marie of Orléans (27 November 1900, Le Nouvion-en-Thiérache, France – 12 February 1983, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France) was member of the House of Orléans and by marriage Countess of Harcourt.

The daughter of Prince Jean, Duke of Guise (1874–1940), Orleanist pretender to the French throne, and his wife Princess Isabelle of Orléans.


She married at Le Chesnay, on 12 September 1913, French aristocrat Bruno, Count of Harcourt (1899–1930), son of Count Eugène of Harcourt and Armande of Pierre de Bernis. Bruno was an automobile racer and he died on a practice for the Moroccan Grand Prix.

They had four children:

  • Bernard d'Harcourt, Count of Harcourt (1925–1958).
  • Gilone d'Harcourt (1927), who married count Antoine of Dreux-Brézé.
  • Isabelle d'Harcourt (1927–1993), who married prince Louis Murat.
  • Monique d'Harcourt (1929), who married count Alfred Boulay de la Meurthe.

As a widow, Isabelle remarried Prince Pierre Murat (1900–1948) in 1934, at Jouy-en-Josas.


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