Charles Emmanuel II, Duke o Savoy

Charles Emmanuel II, Duke o Savoy 20 Juin 1634 – 12 Juin 1675) wis the Duke o Savoy frae 1638 tae 1675 an unner regency o his mither Christine o Fraunce until 1648.[2] He wis an aw Marquis o Saluzzo, Coont o Aosta, Geneva, Moriana an Nice, as well as claimant king o Cyprus, Jerusalem an Armenie. At his daith in 1675 his seicont wife Marie Jeanne o Savoy acted as Regent for thair nine-year-auld son.

Charles Emmanuel II
Portrait of Carlo Emanuele II and his wife Maria Giovanna Battista of Savoy and their son Vittorio Amedeo in 1666 by Charles Dauphin.jpg
Duke Charles Emmanuel II with his second wife an their son Victor Amadeus, Prince o Piedmont bi Charles Dauphin.
Duke o Savoy
Ring4 October 1638 – 12 Juin 1675
PredecessorFrancis Hyacinth
SuccessorVictor Amadeus II
RegentChristine o Fraunce (until 1648)
Born20 Juin 1634(1634-06-20)
Ducal Pailace, Turin, Italy
Dee'd12 Juin 1675(1675-06-12) (aged 40)
Ducal Pailace, Turin, Italy
SpouseFrançoise Madeleine d'Orléans
Marie Jeanne o Savoy
IssueVictor Amadeus II, Keeng o Sardinie
Full name
Carlo Emanuele di Savoia
HooseSavoy (main branch)
FaitherVictor Amadeus I, Duke o Savoy
MitherChristine o Fraunce
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
SeegnaturCharles Emmanuel II's signature
Lesser coat of arms of the Kingdom of Italy (1890).svg

First mairiageEedit

On 4 Mairch 1663 Charles Emmanuel II mairit Françoise Madeleine d'Orléans, a dochter o Gaston o Fraunce an Marguerite o Lorraine. Françoise Madeleine wis a sister o La Grande Mademoiselle, as well as the Grand Duchess o Tuscany, an cousin oLouis XIV. Thay haed nae childer.

Second mairiageEedit

20 Mey 1665 tae Marie Jeanne o Savoy, thay haed ane son. Marie Jeanne wis a dochter o Charles Amadeus o Savoy, Duke o Nemours an a sister o Queen Maria Francisca o Portugal.


  1. Victor Amadeus II o Savoy 14 Mey 1666 – 31 October 1732) future King o Sicily an later o Sardinie. Mairit Anne Marie d'Orléans an haed childer. Remairit Anna Canalis in a morganatic mairiage.

Teetles an stylesEedit

  • 20 Juin 1634 – 4 October 1638 The Prince o Piedmont.
  • 4 October 1638 – 12 Juin 1675 The Duke o Savoy

Ither wabsteidsEedit

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