Humbert II, Count of Savoy

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Umberto II
Humbert II of Savoy.jpg
Count of Savoy
Reignc. 1080-1103
PredecessorAmadeus II
SuccessorAmadeus III
Born1065
Carignano
Died(1103-10-14)14 October 1103
Noble familyHouse of Savoy
Spouse(s)Gisela of Burgundy
Issue
Amadeus III of Savoy
William
Adelaide
Agnes
Umberto
Reginald
Guy
FatherAmadeus II of Savoy
MotherJoan of Geneva

Umberto II, nicknamed the Fat (1065, Carignano, Piedmont – 19 October 1103,[1]), was Count of Savoy from 1080 until his death in 1103. He was the son of Amadeus II of Savoy.

He was married to Gisela of Burgundy,[1] daughter of William I, Count of Burgundy, and had 7 children:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h C.W. Previte-Orton, The Early History of the House of Savoy, (Cambridge University Press, 1912), 276-277.


Umberto II the Fat
Born: 1065 Died: 14 October 1103
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Amadeus II
Count of Savoy
c. 1080–1103
Succeeded by
Amadeus III