Charles Albert o Sardinie

Charles Albert o Sardinie (Carlo Alberto Emanuele Vittorio Maria Clemente Saverio; 2 October 1798 – 28 Julie 1849) wis the King o Sardinie frae 27 Aprile 1831 tae 23 Mairch 1849. He wis the faither o Keeng Victor Emmanuel II o Italy.

Charles Albert o Sardinie
Carlo Alberto by Cavalleri.jpg
Keeng Carlo Alberto with the croun o Sardinie bi Ferdinando Cavalleri.
Keeng o Sardinie an Duke o Savoy
Ring27 April 1831 – 23 Mairch 1849
Coronation27 April 1831
PredecessorCharles Felix
SuccessorVictor Emmanuel II
Born2 October 1798(1798-10-02)
Palazzo Carignano, Turin
Dee'd28 Julie 1849(1849-07-28) (aged 50)
Porto, Portugal
Buirial14 October 1849
Ryal Basilica, Turin
SpouseMaria Theresa o Austrick
IssueVictor Emmanuel II, Keeng o Italy
Ferdinando, Duke o Genoa
Princess Maria Cristina
Full name
Carlo Alberto Emanuele Vittorio Maria Clemente Saverio di Savoia
HooseSavoy (Carignano branch)
FaitherCharles Emmanuel, Prince o Carignano
MitherMaria Christina o Saxony
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
Lesser coat of arms of the Kingdom of Italy (1890).svg


The coort decidit that mairiage wad provide the prince wi internal equilibrium. The chosen bride, acceptit bi Charles Albert, wis the sixteen-year-auld dochter o Grand Duke Ferdinando III o Tuscany, Airchduchess Maria Theresa o Austrick, a descendant o Empress Maria Theresa. Charles Albert traveled tae the Grand Duchy o Tuscany an then tae Rome on 18 Mairch 1817 an, efter a 6-month engagement, mairit Maria Theresa on 30 September in Florence Cathedral.


  1. Victor Emmanuel II o Italy (14 Mairch 1820 – 9 Januar 1878) mairit Adelaide o Austrick an haed issue.
  2. Prince Ferdinando o Savoy, Duke o Genoa 15 November 1822 – 10 Februar 1855) mairit Princess Elisabeth o Saxony an haed issue.
  3. Princess Maria Cristina o Savoy (1826–1827) died young.

Teetles an styleesEedit

  • 2 October 1798 - 16 August 1800 Prince Charles Albert o Savoy.
  • 16 August 1800 - 27 Aprile 1831 His Ryal Highness The Prince o Carignano.
  • 27 Aprile 1831 – 23 Mairch 1849 His Majesty The King o Sardinie.

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