Brigitte Macron Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Oluwatosin Michael
Jan 31, 2024 By Oluwatosin Michael
Originally Published on May 19, 2022
Brigitte Macron met her husband Emmanuel at Lycee la Providence school in France, where she was a teacher.
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About Brigitte Macron

Brigitte Macron is a french schoolteacher born in Amiens province of France and has french nationality.
She is most well known as the wife and former teacher of Emmanuel Macron, current President of the French Republic. In 2017, Brigitte played an active role in her husband, Emmanuel Macron's presidential campaign.
She currently resides at Elysee Palace, Paris, France, with her husband, Emmanuel Macron.

Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Brigitte Macron’s net worth?

Her estimated net worth is somewhere around $24 million.

How much does Brigitte Macron earn per year?

Though officially unavailable, her earnings could be around $600,000 per year.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Brigitte Macron?

Brigitte Macron is seen to be 5.41 ft (165 cm) tall.

How old is Brigitte Macron?

Brigitte Macron is currently 69 years as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

At birth, her surname was Trogneux, her mother's name was Simone, and her father was Jean Trogneux, the owner of the legendary 'Chocolaterie Trogneux,' founded in 1872 and now known as 'Jean Trogneux.' She was the youngest among six siblings.
She has a Masters's degree and a secondary school teaching qualification in French language and literature.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Brigitte Macron’s partner?

Before Emmanuel, Brigitte Macron was married to banker André-Louis Auzière, with whom she had three children, Sebastien Auziere, Laurence Auziere-Jourdan, and Tiphaine Auzière.
She met her future husband, Emmanuel Macron, in Lycée la Providence High School in 1993. She was a teacher at the school, and he was a student, while also being the classmate of her daughter Laurence.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

After completing her master's degree, she started teaching literature at the Collège Lucie-Berger in Strasbourg in the 1980s. By the 1990s, she taught French and Latin at Lycée la Providence Saint-Louis-de-Gonzague, a Jesuit, high school in Amiens.
Teaching was not her only profession. At the age of 29, in 1982, she was appointed the press secretary at the Nord-Pas-de-Calais Chamber of Commerce. She worked for two years, and in 1984 she and her family moved close to Strasbourg for her first husband's career.
In 1989, she unsuccessfully ran for a seat in the city council of Truchtersheim. After being elected to office, Emmanuel Macron proposed creating an official First Lady position as the spouse of the French president, then held no official title. Emmanuel Macron suggested that the position come with First Lady's own staff, office, and an allocated budget for their activities. However, the position is not salaried.

Brigitte Macron’s Hobbies And Interests

Her hobbies at leisure include reading and traveling.

Other Interesting Brigitte Macron Facts And Trivia

  • In her teenage years, she was a member of the figure skating team in Amiens, France, her hometown.
    Main image credit: Frederic Legrand - COMEO / Shutterstock

Brigitte Macron Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Brigitte Marie-Claude Trogneux

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165 cm

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Emmanuel Macron


Simone Trogneux, Jean Trogneux

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