Scarlat Ghica

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Portrait of Scarlat Ghica.

Prince Scarlat Ghica was a Prince of Moldavia (2 March 1757 – 7 August 1758), and twice Prince of Wallachia (August 1758 – 5 June 1761; 18 August 1765 – 2 December 1766). He was a member of the Ghica family.

He was son of Grigore II Ghica. His brother was Matei Ghica.

Hε married three times: to Ecaterina daughter of Mihail Racovita voda. From this marriage he had

then he married to Eufrosina and then to Ruxandra, daughter of George Muruzi and Casandra Ypsilanti. From his third marriage he had

Preceded by
Constantin Racoviță
Prince of Moldavia
1757–1758
Succeeded by
Ioan Teodor Callimachi
Preceded by
Constantine Mavrocordatos
Prince of Wallachia
1758–1761
Succeeded by
Constantine Mavrocordatos
Preceded by
Ștefan Racoviță
Prince of Wallachia
1765–1766
Succeeded by
Alexandru Ghica