Princess Phương Liên of Vietnam (born 3 November 1938 in Đà Lạt) is a daughter of Bảo Đại, the last emperor of Vietnam, and his first wife, Empress Nam Phương.


She was educated at the Convent des Oiseaux, Verneuil-sur-Seine, France, and in England.

On 6 January 1962 by the catholic rite, Princess Phương Liên married banker Bernard Maurice Soulain, in Chabrignac, Corrèze, France. He is from Bordeaux, and is the son of Alysse Albert Soulain and his wife, Yvonne Adrienne Marguerite Cousin.

They have two daughters:

  • Valérie Soulain (born on 20 July 1963).
  • Caroline Soulain (born on 20 March 1966).

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