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Amadeo I, only King of Spain from the House of Savoy. Son of King Vittorio Emanuele II of Italy. Parents were 1st cousins on both sides; Amadeo's 2nd wife was his niece, Princess Marie Laetitia Bonaparte. Their only child Umberto died of flu in 1918.

Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy-Aosta, 2nd Duke of Aosta (1869 – 1931) was a member of the House of Savoy, Crown Prince of Spain from 1870 to 1873, & a cousin of Victor Emmanuel III of Italy. He was born in Genoa the eldest son of Prince Amadeo of Savoy, Duke of Aosta & his first wife Donna Maria Vittoria dal Pozzo della Cisterna. In 1870 his father was elected king of Spain &Emanuele Filiberto became the Crown Prince of Spain.

From left: Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy-Aosta, Duke of Aosta; Princess Hélène, Duchess of Aosta; Prince Amedeo of Savoy-Aosta; Prince Aimone of Savoy-Aosta

A portrait of Prince Luigi Amadeo of Savoy-Aosta, Duke of Abruzzi.

Maria Letizia Bonaparte (1866-1926) Prince Napoléon and his wife Princess Maria Clotilde of Savoy. In 1888 she married her maternal uncle, Prince Amadeo, Duke of Aosta, the former king of Spain.Maria Letizia became the Duchess of Aosta, She had one child, Umberto, who died of the flu in 1918.

Prince Vittorio Emanuele of Savoy-Aosta, Infante of Spain, Count of Turin Vittorio Emanuele Torino Giovanni Maria di Savoia-Aosta House of Savoy Born 24 November 1870, Turin Died 24 November 1946 (aged 76), Brussels

Princess Helene of Orleans, dau. of Prince Philippe, Count of Paris. 1871-1951; married Prince Emanuele Filiberto Vittorio Eugenio Alberto Genova Giuseppe Maria, 2nd Duke of Aosta, head of cadet branch of house of Savoy. Children:Prince Amedeo, 3rd Duke of Aosta,Prince Aimone, 4th Duke of Aosta who briefly reigned as King Tomislav II of Croatia. Grandmother of the present duke, formerly husband of Princess Claude of France.

Prince Aimone of Savoy, King of Croatia, 4th Duke of Aosta (b.1900-d.1948)

Prince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta, born in 1943, claimant to the leadership of the House of Savoy #TuscanyAgriturismoGiratola

Prinz Aimone Herzog von Aosta, Duke of Aosta #TuscanyAgriturismoGiratola

King Alfonso XIII of Spain was literally born a King since his father died before he was born. His mother served as regent until Alfonso turned 16. He abdicated to his son Juan at age 45 and died a month later. He is the grandfather of the current King Juan Carlos.

Maria Letizia (Bonaparte), Duchess of Aosta. Great niece of the emperor, she married her maternal uncle, the former king, Amadeo I of Spain, only member of the house of Savoy to rule Spain, though he did so for only 3 years.