Born: Oct. 30, 1926; Brussels, Belgium.
Current Residence: Brussels
Parents: Jacques and Marie Swaters.
Siblings: Sister Jacqueline; half-sisters Marie-Antoinette (nicknamed Paly) and Louise-Henriette (nicknamed Louisette). All three are deceased.
Married: Monique de Bousies, 1956.
Children: Florence, born in 1959.
Divorced: Monique, 1978.
Married: Marylise Neef de Sainval, 1980.
Death: December 10, 2010, Brussels, Belgium