“To some people living elegantly just comes naturally!”
Birthday: May 17th, 1965
LuAnn de Lesseps, nÃ©e Nadeau (born May 17, 1965 inÂ Berlin, Connecticut), was born to a concrete manufacturer (the firm is still owned by two of her brothers).Â She modeled withÂ Wilhelmina ModelsÂ and is anÂ LPN. She is ofÂ AlgonquinÂ and French descentÂ and was the fourth wife of Count Alexandre de Lesseps, a descendant ofÂ Ferdinand de Lesseps, the developer of theÂ Suez Canal. They have two children, Victoria and Noel, who have appeared on the show. De Lesseps and her husband were divorced in 2010.
De Lesseps authored an etiquette book published in 2009 titledÂ Class with the Countess. In April 2010, she released a music single titled “Money Can’t Buy You Class”, throughÂ Ultra Records.Â She released her second single, “Chic, C’est La Vie” in June 2011.