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Amadeo I of Spain

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Amadeo I, King of Spain





Reign

King of Spain
November 16, 1870 - February 11, 1873 (2 years) (25-27)
Preceded by Isabella II of Spain
Succeeded by Alfonso XII of Spain



Life Data

House Savoy
Birth May 30, 1845

Turin, Italy

Death January 18, 1890 (44 years)

Turin, Italy


Parents

Victor Emmanuel II, King of Italy
Birth March 14, 1820
Father Charles Albert, King of Sardinia (1798-1849)
Mother Maria Theresa, Archduchess of Austria (1801-55)
Death January 9, 1878 (57 years)


Adelaide, Archduchess of Austria
Birth June 3, 1822
Father Rainer Joseph, Archduke of Austria (1783-1853)
Mother Elisabeth, Princess of Savoy (1800-56)
Death January 20, 1855 (32 years)


Siblings

Number Name Marriages Children
1. Maria Clotilde, Princess of Savoy

(1843-1911) (68 years)

Napoléon, Prince Bonaparte

(1822-91, m.1859)

2 sons, 1 daughter
2. Umberto I, King of Italy

(1844-1900) (56 years)

Margherita, Princess of Savoy

(1851-1926, m.1868)

1 son
3. Oddone, Duke of Montferrat

(1846-66) (20 years)

N/A N/A
4. Maria Pia, Princess of Savoy

(1847-1911) (64 years)

Luís I, King of Portugal

(1838-89, m.1862)

2 sons
5. Carlo Alberto, Duke of Chablais

(1851-54) (3 years)

N/A N/A
6. Vittorio Emanuele, Prince of Savoy

(1852-52) (Stillbirth)

N/A N/A
7. Vittorio Emanuele, Count of Geneva

(1855-55) (3 months)

N/A N/A


Paternal Grandparents

Charles Albert, King of Sardinia
Birth October 2, 1798
Father Charles Emmanuel, Prince of Carignano (1770-1800)
Mother Maria Christina, Princess of Saxony (1770-1851)
Death July 28, 1849 (50 years)


Maria Theresa, Archduchess of Austria
Birth March 21, 1801
Father Ferdinand III, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1769-1824)
Mother Luisa, Princess of Naples and Sicily (1773-1802)
Death January 12, 1855 (53 years)


Maternal Grandparents

Rainer Joseph, Archduke of Austria
Birth September 30, 1783
Father Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor (1747-92)
Mother Maria Luisa, Infanta of Spain (1745-92)
Death January 16, 1853 (69 years)


Elisabeth, Princess of Savoy
Birth April 13, 1800
Father Charles Emmanuel, Prince of Carignano (1770-1800)
Mother Maria Christina, Princess of Saxony (1770-1851)
Death December 25, 1856 (56 years)


First Wife: Maria Vittoria, Princess dal Pozzo of La Cisterna

Birth August 9, 1847
Father Carlo Emmanuele, Prince dal Pozzo of La Cisterna (1787-1864)
Mother Louise, Countess de Merodé (1819-68)
Death November 8, 1876 (29 years)


Marriage
May 30, 1867 - November 8, 1876 (9 years, widowed)


Child 1: Emanuele Filiberto, Duke of Aosta

Full Name Emanuele Filiberto Vittorio Eugenio Alberto Genova Giuseppe Maria
Birth January 13, 1869
Death July 4, 1931 (62 years)



Marriage
Wife Hélène, Princess of Orléans (1871-1951)
Wife's Parents Philippe, Count of Paris (1838-94)

Marie Isabelle, Princess of Orléans (1848-1919)

Marriage June 25, 1895 - July 4, 1931 (36 years, died)



Children
Number Name Marriages Children
1. Amedeo, Duke of Aosta

(1898-1942) (44 years)

Anne, Princess of Orléans

(1906-86, m.1927)

2 daughters
2. Aimone, Duke of Aosta

(1900-48) (48 years)

Irene, Princess of Greece and Denmark

(1904-74, m.1939)

1 son


Child 2: Vittorio Emanuele, Count of Turin

Full Name Vittorio Emanuele Torino Giovanni Maria
Birth November 24, 1870
Death October 10, 1946 (75 years)


Child 3: Luigi Amedeo, Duke of the Abruzzi

Full Name Luigi Amedeo Giuseppe Maria Ferdinando Francesco
Birth January 29, 1873
Death March 18, 1933 (60 years)



Second Wife: Maria Letizia, Princess Bonaparte

Birth November 20, 1866
Father Napoléon, Prince Bonaparte (1822-91)
Mother Maria Clotilde, Princess of Savoy (1843-1911)
Death October 25, 1926 (59 years)


Marriage
September 11, 1888 - January 18, 1890 (1 year, died)


Child 4: Umberto, Count of Salemi

Full Name Umberto Maria Vittorio Amedeo Giuseppe
Birth June 22, 1889
Death October 19, 1918 (29 years)
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