Charles Ferdinand d'Artois, Duke o Berry

Charles Ferdinand d'Artois, Duke o Berry, Grandson o Fraunce (24 Januar 1778 – 14 Februar 1820) wis the third child and youngest son o the future Keeng o Fraunce, Charles X, an his wife, Maria Theresa o Savoy. He wis assassinated at the Paris Opera in 1820 bi Louis Pierre Louvel, an anti-ryal Bonapartist. In Juin 1832, twa years after the overthrow o his faither, Charles X, his widow, Princess Marie Caroline, led a ryalist insurrection in the Vendée in a failed attempt to restore their son, the Coont o Chambord, tae the French throne.

Charles Ferdinand d'Artois
Duke o Berry
Charles-Ferdinand d'Artois, duc de Berry.jpg
1820 portrait o the Duke o Berry bi François Gérard.
Born24 Januar 1778(1778-01-24)
Pailace o Versailles, Fraunce
Dee'd14 Februar 1820(1820-02-14) (aged 42)
Paris, Fraunce
SpouseMaria Carolina o Naples (m. 1816)
IssueLouise, Duchess o Parma
Henri, Coont o Chambord
Full name
Charles Ferdinand d'Artois
HooseBourbons o Fraunce
FaitherCharles X o Fraunce
MitherPrincess Maria Theresa o Savoy
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
SeegnaturCharles Ferdinand d'Artois's signature
Armes des ducs d'Artois (dynastie de Bourbon).svg


The Duke o Berry mairit Princess Maria Carolina o Naples on 24 Aprile 1816 in Naples. She wis a dochter o Airchduchess Maria Clementina o Austrick an her husband Francis I o the Twa Sicilies (himsel a nephew o Marie Antoinette.


  1. Louise Élisabeth d'Artois (13 Julie 1817 – 14 Julie 1817)
  2. Louis d'Artois (born an died 13 September 1818)
  3. Louise Marie Thérèse d'Artois (21 September 1819 – 1 Februar 1864) mairit Charles III o Parma an haed issue.
  4. Henri d'Artois, Duke o Bordeaux an Coont o Chambord (29 September 1820 – 24 August 1883) mairit Airchduchess Maria Theresa o Austrick-Este but haed nae issue.

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