Carla Bruni married French President Nicolas Sarkozy in February 2008, just months after the two met at a dinner party. Their marriage has been plagued with rumors of infidelity, which both parties have denied. In April 2011 rumours spread when the French press spotted the first lady doing some shopping in Paris, although President Sarkozy's office has declined comment. Pal Sarkozy, the father of France's president Nicolas Sarkozy, has told the German newspaper Bild that his son and daughter-in-law, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, are expecting a .
2 February 2008