Prince Vittorio Amedeo Theodore of Savoy

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Prince Vittorio Amedeo Theodore
Duke of Aosta
Vittorio Amedeo Teodoro, Duke of Aosta (1723-1725), son of Carlo Emanuele III and Cristina of Sulzbach.jpg
Prince Vittorio Amedeo, by Maria Giovanna Clementi.
House House of Savoy
Father Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia
Mother Anne Christine of Sulzbach
Born (1723-03-07)7 March 1723
Royal Palace of Turin, Turin
Died 11 August 1725(1725-08-11) (aged 2)
Royal Palace of Turin, Turin
Burial Royal Basilica of Superga, Turin

Vittorio Amedeo Theodore of Savoy (Prince Vittorio Amedeo Theodore; 7 March 1723 – 11 August 1725) was a prince of Savoy and Duke of Aosta.[1] He was born in the reign of his grandfather Victor Amadeus II, King of Sardinia.

Biography[edit]

Prince Vittorio Amedeo was born at the Royal Palace of Turin, he was a son of Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia and his first wife Anne Christine of Sulzbach. He was styled as the Duke of Aosta from birth till he succeeded to his father's throne.[2] He was the eldest son of his parents and was the heir apparent from birth which was greeted with much celebration. He died the 11 August 1725, at the age of 2.

His father had another son with his second wife also named Victor Amadeus, Duke of Savoy, in his honor.

Ancestry[edit]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 7 March 1723 – 11 August 1725 His Royal Highness the Duke of Aosta

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Savoia". Retrieved 2010-08-26. 
  2. ^ Campbell. John: The present state of Europe, London, 1761, p 341