Princess Lucia of Bourbon-Two Sicilies

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Princess Lucia
Duchess of Genoa
Duchess of Ancona
Spouse Eugenio, 5th Duke of Genoa
Issue Princess Maria Isabella of Savoy-Genoa
Full name
Italian: Lucia Maria Raniera
House House of Bourbon-Two Sicilies
(by birth)
House of Savoy (by marriage)
Father Prince Ferdinand Pius, Duke of Calabria
Mother Princess Maria Ludwiga Theresia of Bavaria
Born (1908-07-09)9 July 1908
Nymphenburg Palace, Munich, Bavaria
Died 3 November 2001(2001-11-03) (aged 93)
São Paulo, Brazil
Burial Basilica of Superga, near Turin

Princess Lucia Maria Raniera of Bourbon-Two Sicilies[1][2] (Italian: Lucia Maria Raniera, Principessa di Borbone delle Due Sicilie;[1][2] 9 July 1908, Munich[1][2] – 3 November 2001, São Paulo) was a Princess of Bourbon-Two Sicilies by birth. Through her marriage to Prince Eugenio of Savoy, 5th Duke of Genoa, Lucia was Duchess of Ancona and Duchess of Genoa.

Early life[edit]

Princess Lucia was born at the Nymphenburg Palace in Munich on 9 July 1908, the fifth child and fourth daughter of Prince Ferdinand Pius, Duke of Calabria, and his wife, Princess Maria Ludwiga Theresia of Bavaria.[1][2]

Marriage and issue[edit]

Lucia married Prince Eugenio of Savoy, sixth and youngest child of Prince Thomas of Savoy, 2nd Duke of Genoa and his wife Princess Maria Isabella of Bavaria, on 29 October 1938 at Nymphenburg Palace in Munich, Germany.[1][2] Lucia and Eugenio had one daughter:[1][2]

∞ Alberto Frioli (born 7 April 1943 in Rimini) on 29 April 1971 in Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Vittorio Eugenio Frioli (born 27 February 1972 in São Paulo)
∞ Soraia Barbosa Silva on 7 July 2007 in Caraguatatuba
  • Maria Cristina Frioli (born and died in 1973 in São Paulo)
  • Carlo Alberto Frioli (born 18 July 1974 in São Paulo)
∞ Priscilla Raso on 28 April 2007 in São Paulo
  • Maria Luce Lydia Frioli (born 15 August 1978 in São Paulo)

Titles, styles, honours and arms[edit]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 9 July 1908 – 29 October 1938: Her Royal Highness Princess Lucia of Bourbon-Two Sicilies
  • 29 October 1938 – 7 September 1990: Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Ancona
  • 7 September 1990 – 8 December 1996: Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Genoa
  • 8 December 1996 – 3 November 2001: Her Royal Highness The Dowager Duchess of Genoa

Honours[edit]

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Darryl Lundy (10 May 2003). "Lucie di Borbone, Principessa di Borbone delle Due Sicilie". thePeerage.com. Retrieved 2008-10-13. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f Paul Theroff. "TWO SICILIES". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2008-10-13. 
Princess Lucia of Bourbon-Two Sicilies
Cadet branch of the House of Bourbon
Born: 9 July 1908 Died: 3 November 2001
Italian nobility
Preceded by
Princess Lydia of Arenberg
Duchess of Genoa
7 September 1990 – 8 December 1996
Succeeded by
last in line