Princess Maria Isabella of Savoy-Genoa

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Princess Maria Isabella
Born (1943-06-23) 23 June 1943 (age 73)
Rome, Italy
Spouse Alberto Frioli (m. 1971)
Issue Vittorio Eugenio Frioli
Maria Cristina Frioli
Carlo Alberto Frioli
Maria Luce Lydia Frioli
House Savoy-Genoa
Father Prince Eugenio, Duke of Genoa
Mother Princess Lucia of Bourbon-Two Sicilies
Styles of
Princess Maria Isabella of
Reference style Her Royal Highness
Spoken style Your Royal Highness
Alternative style Ma'am

Princess Maria Isabella of Savoy-Genoa (Italian: Maria Isabella Elena Immacolata Barbara Anna Pace di Savoia Genova; born 23 June 1943) is the last surviving male-line descendant of the Dukes of Genoa, a cadet branch of the House of Savoy which ruled Italy from 1861 to 1946.

Family and early life[edit]

Maria Isabella was born in Rome, the only child of Prince Eugenio of Savoy, 5th Duke of Genoa and his wife Princess Lucia of Bourbon-Two Sicilies.[1] The title Duke of Genoa become extinct upon the death without sons of the fifth duke in 1996.

Marriage and issue[edit]

She married Alberto Frioli dei Conti di Rezzano (born 7 April 1943, Rimini) on 29 April 1971 in Lausanne, Switzerland.[1] They have issue:[1]

  • Vittorio Eugenio Frioli (born 27 February 1972, São Paulo); married Soraia Barbosa Silva on 7 July 2007 in Caraguatatuba, São Paulo.
  • Maria Cristina Frioli (17 August 1973, São Paulo - 30 September 1973, São Paulo)
  • Carlo Alberto Frioli (b. 18 July 1974, São Paulo); married Priscilla Raso on 28 April 2007 in São Paulo.
  • Maria Luce Lydia Frioli (b. 15 August 1978, São Paulo)



  1. ^ a b c d Enache, Nicolas (1999). Mrie-Therese de Habsburg, Reine de Hongrie et de Boheme. Paris: L’Intermédiaire des chercheurs et curieux (ICC). pp. 208, 215. ISBN 2-908003-04-X. 

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