Charles Emmanuel I, Duke o Savoy

Charles Emmanuel I, Duke o Savoy 12 Januar 1562 – 26 Julie 1630) kent as "The Great" wis the Duke o Savoy frae 1580 tae 1630. cried Testa d'feu ("the Hot-Headed") for his rashness an military aggression. His youngest son wis created the Prince o Carignano which became a cadet branch o the Hoose o Savoy.

Charles Emmanuel I
Duke o Savoy
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Duke o Savoy
Ring30 August 1580 – 26 July 1630
PredecessorEmmanuel Philibert
SuccessorVictor Amadeus I
Born12 Januar 1562
Castle o Rivoli, Rivoli, Piedmont, Italy
Dee'd26 Julie 1630(1630-07-26) (aged 68)
Savigliano, Piedmont
SpouseCatherina Micaela o Austrick
(m. 1584; d. 1597)

Marguerite de Rossillon
(m. 1629)
Issue
Full name
Carlo Emanuele di Savoia
HooseSavoy (main line)
FaitherEmmanuel Philibert, Duke o Savoy
MitherMarguerite o Fraunce
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
Lesser coat of arms of the Kingdom of Italy (1890).svg

First mairiageEedit

He mairit Caterina Micaela o Austrick, youngest surviving daughter o Philip II o Spain an Elisabeth o Fraunce (Valois), she wis the sister o Isabel Clara Eugenia, Governor o the Habsburg Netherlands. it took place in Zaragoza on 11 Mairch 1585 an the couple made their entrance to Turin in Savoy 10 August 1585.

IssueEedit

  1. Victor Amadeus I, Duke o Savoy (8 Mey 1587 – 7 October 1637) mairit Christine o Fraunce an haed issue.
  2. Princess Isabella o Savoy (11 Mairch 1591 – 28 August 1626) mairit Alfonso d'Este, Hereditary Prince o Modena an haed issue.
  3. Princess Margherita o Savoy (28 Aprile 1589 – 26 Juin 1655) mairit Francesco IV Gonzaga, Duke o Mantua an haed childer.
  4. Thomas Francis o Savoy, Prince o Carignano (21 December 1596 – 22 Januar 1656) mairit Marie de Bourbon an haed issue.
  5. Prince Emanuel Filibert o Savoy (April 16 1588 – August 4 1624) niver mairit.
  6. Prince Maurizio o Savoy (10 January 1593 – 4 October 1657) wis a Cardinal but mairit Princess Luisa Cristina o Savoy but haed nae issue.
  7. Princess Maria Apollonia o Savoy (1594–1656) nun.
  8. Princess Francesca Catherina o Savoy (1595–1640) nun.

Second mairiageEedit

In Riva di Chieri on 28 November 1629, he secretly mairit his long-time an official mistress, Marguerite de Rossillon, Marchesa (Marquise) o Riva di Chieri. They haed four childer.

Ither wabsteidsEedit

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