Philippe Junot y Carolina
Princess Caroline of Monaco, a member of the Grimaldi family, marries...
Princess Caroline of Monaco, a member of the Grimaldi family, marries her first husband Philippe Junor in 1978 in Monaco. Princess Caroline married Ernst August V, Prince of Hanover in 1999 and is also titled as Caroline, Princess of Hanover. She will be celebrating her 50th birthday on January 23rd.
The first husband of HRH Caroline, Princess of Hanover, Princess of Monaco, was Philippe Junot (born 19 April 1940), a Parisian banker. They were married civilly in Monaco on 28 June 1978, and religiously on 29 June 1978. Their lavish wedding ceremony was attended by some 65 guests, including Hollywood stars Ava Gardner, Cary Grant and Frank Sinatra. The couple divorced, childless, on 9 October 1980. In 1992, the Roman Catholic Church granted the princess a canonical annulment.