“To some people living elegantly just comes naturally!”
Birthday: May 17th, 1965
LuAnn de Lesseps, née Nadeau (born May 17, 1965 in Berlin, Connecticut), was born to a concrete manufacturer (the firm is still owned by two of her brothers). She modeled with Wilhelmina Models and is an LPN. She is of Algonquin and French descent and was the fourth wife of Count Alexandre de Lesseps, a descendant of Ferdinand de Lesseps, the developer of the 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 titled Class with the Countess. In April 2010, she released a music single titled “Money Can’t Buy You Class”, through Ultra Records. She released her second single, “Chic, C’est La Vie” in June 2011.