political party

French Legitimist claimant descends from Jaime while the present king of Spain descends from his younger brother Juan.

List of Legitimist claimants to the French throne


Louis XVI of France 1792–1793

Louis-Charles, Dauphin of France 1793–1795

Louis XVIII 1795–1824

Charles X 1824–1836

Louis Antoine, Duke of Angoulême 1836–1844

Henri, Count of Chambord 1844–1883

Infante Juan, Count of Montizón 1883–1887

Infante Carlos, Duke of Madrid 1887–1909

Infante Jaime, Duke of Madrid 1909–1931

Infante Alfonso Carlos, Duke of San Jaime 1931–1936

Alfonso XIII of Spain 1936–1941

Infante Jaime, Duke of Segovia 1941–1975

Prince Alphonse, Duke of Anjou and Cádiz 1975–1989

Prince Louis, Duke of Anjou 1989–present