His Serene Highness Albert Maria Lamoral Miguel Johannes Gabriel, 12th Prince von Thurn und Taxis (11. Fürst von Thurn und Taxis) was born at Regensburg, Germany, on 24 June 1983.
Albert is the youngest child of Johannes 11th Prince von Thurn und Taxis (1926-1990) and his wife (since 1980) Countess and Lady Gloria von Schönburg-Glauchai (born 1960).
Albert has two sisters, Maria Theresia (born 1980) and Elisabeth (born 1982).
Albert attended primary and secondary school in Germany. He finished his secondary school education at the German School in Rome, Italy. He attended the Panzertruppen School (military school) in Münster, Germany and became Fanhenjunker der Reserve. Afterwards he studied theology and economics at University in Edinburgh.
Albert is a racing driver. With the German Team Reiter Engineering he became the champion of the German GT Championship ADAC GT Masters in 2010.
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