Newly elected French President is married to his ex-teacher who is 25 years older than him

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At the weekend, Emmanuel Macron, a pro-EU politician was elected France President beating far-right National Front (FN) candidate Marine Le Pen.

39-year-old Macron with his victory became France’s youngest ever president.
His private life came under the spotlight, particularly, his married life during the election campaign.

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According to report, his 64-year-old wife, Brigitte Macron, is 25-year-old older than him. They met in 1992 when he was just 15 years old, and a pupil at a private school in Amiens where she was his teacher.

Report said when mother of the then young Macron caught him and his teacher in an uncompromising position she was angry and fought her.

Local media report that Mrs. Macron has three grown-up children from a first marriage to a banker and quite a number of grandchildren.

 

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