Prince Louis, Count of Aquila

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Prince Louis
Count of Aquila
Conde de Aquila.jpg
Spouse Januária Maria, Princess Imperial of Brazil
Issue Prince Luigi, Count of Roccaguglielma
Princess Maria Isabella
Prince Filippo
Prince Maria Emanuele
Full name
Italian: Luigi Carlo Maria Giuseppe
House House of Bourbon-Two Sicilies
Father Francis I of the Two Sicilies
Mother Maria Isabella of Spain
Born (1824-07-19)19 July 1824
Naples, Two Sicilies
Died 5 March 1897(1897-03-05) (aged 72)
Paris, France
Religion Roman Catholic

Prince Luigi Carlo Maria Giuseppe of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Count of Aquila[1][2] (19 July 1824 – 5 March 1897) was a member of the House of Bourbon-Two Sicilies.


Louis was second-youngest son of Francis I of the Two Sicilies and his second wife Maria Isabella of Spain.[1][2] He was born in Naples, Two Sicilies.[1][2]

Marriage and issue[edit]

Louis married Januária Maria, Princess Imperial of Brazil, daughter of Pedro I of Brazil and his wife Maria Leopoldina of Austria, on 28 April 1844 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.[1][2] His sister Theresa Christina had been married to Januária Maria's brother Emperor Pedro II of Brazil since 1842. Louis and Januária Maria had four children:[1][2]

  • Prince Luigi, Count of Roccaguglielma (18 July 1845–27 November 1909). Luigi married morganatically Maria Amelia Bellow-Hamel and had two children.
  • Princess Maria Isabella of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (22 July 1846–14 February 1859)
  • Prince Filippo of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (12 August 1847–9 July 1922). Filippo married morganatically Flora Boonen and had no children.
  • Prince Maria Emanuele of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (24 January 1851–26 January 1851).

Louis died in Paris, France.[1][2]

Titles, styles, honours and arms[edit]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 19 July 1824 – 5 March 1897: His Royal Highness The Count of Aquila



  1. ^ a b c d e f Darryl Lundy (17 April 2004). "Luigi Carlo Maria di Borbone, Principe di Borbone delle Due Sicilie". Retrieved 2008-10-05. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f Paul Theroff. "TWO SICILIES". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2008-10-05. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Prince Louis, Count of Aquila at Wikimedia Commons