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Umberto I, King of Italy






Reign

King of Italy
January 9, 1878 - July 29, 1900  (22 years) (33-56)
Preceded by Victor Emmanuel II of Italy
Succeeded by Victor Emmanuel III of Italy


Life Data

Full Name Umberto Raineri Carlo Emanuele Giovanni Maria Ferdinando Eugenio
House Savoy
Born March 14, 1844
Birthplace Turin, Italy
Died July 29, 1900  (56 years)
Deathplace Monza, Italy


Parents

Victor Emmanuel II, King of Italy
Born March 14, 1820
Father Charles Albert, King of Sardinia  (1798-1849) (51 years)
Mother Maria Theresa, Archduchess of Austria  (1801-55) (54 years)
Marriage 1842-55  (13 years, widowed)
Died January 9, 1878  (57 years)


Adelaide, Archduchess of Austria
Born June 3, 1822
Father Rainer Joseph, Archduke of Austria  (1783-1853) (70 years)
Mother Elisabeth, Princess of Savoy  (1800-56) (56 years)
Children 8
Died January 20, 1855  (32 years)


Siblings

1. Maria Clotilde, Princess Napoléon  (1843-1911) (68 years)
2. Amadeo I, King of Spain  (1845-90) (45 years)
3. Oddone, Duke of Montferrat  (1846-66) (20 years)
4. Maria Pia, Queen of Portugal  (1847-1911) (64 years)
5. Carlo, Duke of Chablais  (1851-54) (3 years)
6. Vittorio Emanuele, Prince of Savoy  (1852-52) (1 day)
7. Vittorio Emanuele, Count of Geneva  (1855-55) (3 months)


Marriages

1. Margherita, Princess of Savoy
Born November 20, 1851
Father Ferdinando, Duke of Genoa  (1822-55) (33 years)
Mother Elisabeth, Princess of Saxony  (1830-1912) (82 years)
Marriage April 21, 1868 - July 29, 1900  (32 years, died)
Died January 4, 1926  (74 years)


Child 1: Victor Emmanuel III, King of Italy

Born November 11, 1869 Died

December 28, 1947

(78 years)


Marriages
Wife Elena, Princess of Montenegro  (1871-1952) (81 years)
Marriage October 24, 1896 - December 28, 1947  (51 years, died)


Children
1. Yolanda, Princess of Savoy  (1901-86) (85 years)
2. Mafalda, Princess of Savoy  (1902-44) (42 years)
3. Umberto II, King of Italy  (1904-83) (79 years)
4. Giovanna, Princess of Savoy  (1907-2000) (93 years)
5. Maria Francesca, Princess of Savoy  (1914-2001) (87 years)
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