There, the oddity of his family was evident as the 39-year-old and his wife, now 64, hosted a party for close supporters, with champagne and oysters served on ice. Françoise and Jean-Michel's first child was stillborn. Early Years and Education Emmanuel Jean-Michel Frédéric Macron was born on December 21, 1977, in Amiens, France. Mr Macron met his wife as a … “There is a big problem with the presentation of society and how they see the place of a woman.” For comparison, there is almost the same age difference between President Donald Trump, 70, and his wife Melania, 47, as there is between Macron, 39, and Trogneux, 64. In 2015, to help support her husband in his political career, she ended her career as a teacher of literature at a prestigious private high school, Lycée Saint-Louis-de-Gonzague, in Paris. Of course if Emmanuel Macron were 64 and his wife 39, no one would even begin to question the legitimacy of their marriage, whether they met at school or not. Emmanuel Macron met his future wife when he was just 15. Born in Amiens, he is the son of Françoise Macron (née Noguès), a physician, and Jean-Michel Macron, professor of neurology at the University of Picardy. Macron's wife is 67 years old - making her 25 years his senior Credit: EPA Who is Brigitte Trogneux? Macron has two siblings, Laurent, born in 1979 and Estelle, born in 1982. Macron, a former investment banker, is 39, and his wife just turned 64. The couple divorced in 2010. (Bastien Inzaurralde/The Washington Post) Macron was only 15 when … Brigitte Marie-Claude Macron is a French schoolteacher who is the wife and former teacher of Emmanuel Macron, current President of the French Republic. When Macron hit the limelight, footage of him kissing his future wife on the cheek – when he was a teen and she was his …