Princess Lucia of Bourbon-Two Sicilies

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 in Munich[1][2] 3 November 2001 in 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.

Princess Lucia
Duchess of Genoa
Duchess of Ancona
Born(1908-07-09)9 July 1908
Nymphenburg Palace, Munich, Bavaria
Died3 November 2001(2001-11-03) (aged 93)
São Paulo, Brazil
Burial
SpouseEugenio, 5th Duke of Genoa
IssuePrincess Maria Isabella of Savoy-Genoa
Full name
Italian: Lucia Maria Raniera
HouseBourbon-Two Sicilies
FatherPrince Ferdinand Pius, Duke of Calabria
MotherPrincess Maria Ludwiga Theresia of Bavaria

Early life

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

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] The Prince and Princess were second cousins once removed in descent from King Ludwig I of Bavaria. Lucia and Eugenio had one daughter:[1][2]

Ancestry

References

  1. Darryl Lundy (10 May 2003). "Lucie di Borbone, Principessa di Borbone delle Due Sicilie". ThePeerage.com. Retrieved 2008-10-13.
  2. 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
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