Vittoria della Rovere

Vittoria della Rovere (7 February 1622 – 5 March 1694) wis Grand Duchess o Tuscany as the wife o Grand Duke Ferdinando II. She had four childer with her husband. She wis later entrusted with the care o her three grandchildren. Her mairiage brocht a wealth o treasures tae the Hoose o Medici, which can today be seen in the Palazzo Pitti and the Uffizi Gallery in Florence.

Vittoria della Rovere
Vittoria della Rovere, Grand Duchess of Tuscany in 1650.jpg
Vittoria della Rovere, Grand Duchess o Tuscany in 1650.
Grand Duchess consort o Tuscany
Tenur26 September 1633 – 23 Mey 1670
Born7 Februar 1622(1622-02-07)
Ducal Pailace, Pesaro, Urbino
Dee'd5 Mairch 1694(1694-03-05) (aged 72)
Ducal Pailace, Pisa, Tuscany
SpouseGrand Duke Ferdinando II
IssueCosimo III, Grand Duke o Tuscany
Francesco Maria, Duke o Rovere
Full name
Vittoria della Rovere
FaitherFederico Ubaldo, Duke o Urbino
MitherClaudia de' Medici
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IssueEdit

  1. Cosimo de' Medici, Grand Prince o Tuscany (19 December 1639 - 21 December 1639), died young.
  2. Unnamed son (1640)
  3. Cosimo III de' Medici, Grand Duke o Tuscany (14 August 1642 – 31 October 1723), mairit Marguerite Louise d'Orléans an haed issue.
  4. Francesco Maria de' Medici (Duke o Rovere an Montefeltro) (12 November 1660 – 3 Februar 1711) mairit Eleonora Luisa Gonzaga but haed nae issue.

Teetles an stylesEdit

  • 7 Februar 1622 – 26 September 1633 Donna Vittoria della Rovere.
  • 26 September 1633 – 23 Mey 1670 Her Highness The Grand Duchess o Tuscany.
  • 23 Mey 1670 – 5 Mairch 1694 Her Highness The Dowager Grand Duchess o Tuscany.

ReferencesEdit

  • Acton, Harold: The Last Medici, Macmillan, London, 1980, ISBN 0-333-29315-0
  • Young, G. F.: The Medici: Volume II, John Murray, 1920

External linksEdit

  Media relatit tae Vittoria della Rovere at Wikimedia Commons