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Encyclopedia > List of Dukes of Parma

The Duchy of Parma was a small Italian state between 1545 and 1802, and again from 1814 to 1860. The Duchy of Parma was created in 1545 from that part of the Duchy of Milan south of the Po River, as a fief for Pope Paul IIIs illegitimate son, Pier Luigi Farnese, centered around the city of Parma. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards and make it more accessible to a general audience, this article may require cleanup. ... Events February 27 - Battle of Ancrum Moor - Scots victory over superior English forces December 13 - Official opening of the Council of Trent (closed 1563) Battle of Kawagoe - between two branches of Uesugi families and the late Hojo clan in Japan. ... --69. ... 1814 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1860 is the leap year starting on Sunday. ...


The Duke of Parma was also Duke of Piacenza, except for the first years of the rule of Ottavio Farnese (1549-1556), and the time of the Napoleonic Dukes of Parma and Piacenza, when the two were established as separate positions held by two individuals. The Duke of Parma also usually held the title of Duke of Guastalla from 1735 (when Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor took it from Mantua) to 1847 (when the territory was ceded to Modena), again, except for the Napoleonic dukes, when Napoleon's sister Pauline was Duchess of Guastalla. Parma is a medieval city in the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna, with splendid architecture and a fine countryside around it. ... Piacenza (Placentia in Latin and old-fashioned English, Piasëinsa in the local dialect of Emiliano-Romagnolo) is a city in the Emilia-Romagna region of northern Italy. ... Events July - Ketts Rebellion Francis Xavier arrives in Japan. ... Events January 16 - Abdication of Emperor Charles V. His son, Philip II becomes King of Spain, while his brother Ferdinand becomes Holy Roman Emperor January 23 - The Shaanxi earthquake, the deadliest earthquake in history, occurs with its epicenter in Shaanxi province, China. ... Napoleon I of France, by Jacques-Louis David. ... Guastalla is a commune in the province of Reggio Emilia in Emilia-Romagna. ... Events April 16 - The London premiere of Alcina by George Frideric Handel, his first the first Italian opera for the Royal Opera House at Covent Garden. ... 1847 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... The Duchy of Modena (in full, the Duchies of Modena and Reggio) was a small Italian state that existed (with a break between 1796 and 1814) from 1452 to 1859. ... Pauline Bonaparte, par Kinson, 1808 Pauline Bonaparte (October 20, 1780- June 9, 1825) (she spelled the named Bounaparte) was the youngest sister of Napoleon I of France, and was his favorite sister. ...


The position is currently held by a member of the Bourbon family, which also holds the Spanish throne. Therefore, the Duke of Parma is a legitimate (though not prime) claimant to the Kingdom of Spain; indeed, the current Duke of Parma, Carlos-Hugo, was a pretender to the Spanish throne in the 1970s (see Carlism). The House of Bourbon is an important European royal house. ... Coat of Arms of the King of Spain The Spanish monarchy (Spanish: monarquía española) is the monarchy of Spain. ... A Pretender is a claimant to an abolished or already occupied throne[1]. Deposed monarchs are not seen as pretenders, as the term only applies to those who have never occupied the throne. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, inclusive. ... Carlism is a traditionalist, legitimist political movement in Spain seeking, among other things, the establishment of a separate line of the Bourbon family on the Spanish throne. ...

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Farnese Dukes of Parma, 1545-1731

See also: Farnese The Farnese family was an influential family in Renaissance Italy. ...

Pier Luigi Farnese is also the name of Pier Luigi Farnese (b. ... Alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma and Piacenza (1545 - 1592) was the son of Duke Ottavio Farnese, duke of Parma and Margaret, the illegitimate daughter of the Habsburg Emperor Charles V. Thus Alessandro was the nephew of Philip II of Spain and of Don John of Austria. ... Ranuccio Farnese (March 28, 1569 — March 5, 1622) or Ranuccio I, was the fourth Duke of Parma and Piacenza from 1592 until his death. ... Odoardo Farnese (1573-1626), Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church in Italy. ... Ranuccio Farnese (September 17, 1630 — December 11, 1694), or Ranuccio II, was the sixth Duke of Parma and Piacenza from 1646 until his death nearly 50 years later. ...

Bourbon Dukes of Parma, 1731-1735

See also: House of Bourbon; Bourbon family tree The House of Bourbon is an important European royal house. ... This is a simplified Family tree of the House of Bourbon, from the first duke of Bourbon, to present day, where family representatives are the kings of Spain and heirs to the throne of France. ...

Charles III of Spain - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... King Philip V of Spain (December 19, 1683 – July 9, 1746) or Philippe of Anjou was king of Spain from 1700 to 1746, the first of the Bourbon dynasty in Spain. ... Elizabeth Farnese, queen of Spain Elizabeth Farnese (October 25, 1692 – July 11, 1766), Queen consort of Spain, also known as Isabel de Farnesio or Isabella Farnese, was the only daughter of Odoardo II Farnese, Duke of Parma. ...

Habsburg Dukes of Parma, 1735-1748

See also: Habsburg Flag of the Habsburg Monarchy; also used as the flag of the Austrian Empire until the Ausgleich of 1867. ...

Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI Charles VI of Austria (October 1, 1685 – October 20, 1740) was Holy Roman Emperor from 1711 to 1740 and the second son of Leopold I with his third wife, Eleonore-Magdalena of Pfalz-Neuburg, came first to the throne with the name Charles III of... H.I.M. Maria Theresa, Holy Roman Empress, Queen of Hungary and Bohemia, Archduchess of Austria, Great Principess of Transylvania, Duchess of Parma, Piacenza, and Guastalla Maria Theresa (Vienna, May 13, 1717 – November 29, 1780 in Vienna) was the first and only female head of the Habsburg dynasty. ...

Bourbon Dukes of Parma, 1748-1802

Philip of Parma (March 15, 1720 - July 18, 1765) was duke of Parma from 1748 to 1765. ... King Philip V of Spain (December 19, 1683 – July 9, 1746) or Philippe of Anjou was king of Spain from 1700 to 1746, the first of the Bourbon dynasty in Spain. ... Elizabeth Farnese, queen of Spain Elizabeth Farnese (October 25, 1692 – July 11, 1766), Queen consort of Spain, also known as Isabel de Farnesio or Isabella Farnese, was the only daughter of Odoardo II Farnese, Duke of Parma. ... Ferdinand of Parma de Bourbon (January 20, 1751 - October 9, 1802) was duke of Parma from 1765 to 1802. ...

Napoleonic Dukes, 1808-1814

See also: Napoleon Napoleon I of France, by Jacques-Louis David. ...

These did not actually rule over any territory of Parma and Piacenza, but were of the honorary, hereditary type duché grand-fief. Jean-Jacques-Régis de Cambacérès Jean-Jacques-Régis de Cambacérès, Duke of Parma, (18 October 1753 - 8 March 1824), French lawyer and statesman, is best remembered as the author of the Code Napoléon, which still forms the basis of French law. ... Charles François Lebrun, duc de Plaisance, prince de lempire (19 March 1739 - 16 June 1824) was a French statesman. ... Piacenza (Placentia in Latin and old-fashioned English, Piasëinsa in the local dialect of Emiliano-Romagnolo) is a city in the Emilia-Romagna region of northern Italy. ... The term duke is a title of nobility which refers to the sovereign male ruler of a Continental European duchy, to a nobleman of the highest grade of the British peerage, or to the highest rank of nobility in various other European countries, including Portugal, Spain and France (in Italy...


Habsburg Dukes of Parma, 1814-1847

Marie Louise (December 12, 1791 _ December 17, 1847) was the second wife of Napoleon Bonaparte and Empress of The French. ...

Bourbon Dukes of Parma, 1847-1860

1847 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1848 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles Louis (1799-1883) was the King of Etruria (1803-1807), the Duke of Lucca (1815-1847) and the Duke of Parma (1847-1848). ... 1848 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1854 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Charles III was Duke of Parma from 1848 to 1854. ... 1854 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1860 is the leap year starting on Sunday. ... Robert I Duke of Parma, Roberto I Carlo Luigi Maria Duke of Parma and Piacenza (July 9, 1848-November 16, 1907) was the son of Charles III of Parma and his wife Louise du Berry. ...

Bourbon Dukes of Parma since 1860 (nominally)

  • Roberto I 1860-1907
  • Enrico 1907-1939 (son of preceding)
  • Giuseppe 1939-1950 (younger brother of preceding)
  • Elias 1950-1959 (younger brother of preceding)
  • Roberto II 1959-1974 (son of preceding)
  • Xavier 1974-1977 (half-uncle of preceding)
  • Carlos Hugo 1977 – present (son of preceding)

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List of Dukes of Parma - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (292 words)
The Duke of Parma was also Duke of Piacenza, except for the first years of the rule of Ottavio Farnese (1549-1556), and the time of the Napoleonic Dukes of Parma and Piacenza, when the two were established as separate positions held by two individuals.
The Duke of Parma also usually held the title of Duke of Guastalla from 1735 (when Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor took it from Mantua) to 1847 (when the territory was ceded to Modena), again, except for the Napoleonic dukes, when Napoleon's sister Pauline was Duchess of Guastalla.
Therefore, the Duke of Parma is a legitimate (though not prime) claimant to the Kingdom of Spain; indeed, the current Duke of Parma, Carlos-Hugo, was a pretender to the Spanish throne in the 1970s (see Carlism).
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