Victor Emmanuel II
biographical name 1820-1878 king of Sardinia-Piedmont (1849-61) & 1st king of Italy (1861-78)

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  • Victor-Emmanuel II — de Savoie Dynastie depuis 1820 Maison de Savoie Casa di Savoia …   Wikipédia en Français

  • VICTOR-EMMANUEL II — (1820 1878) roi de Sardaigne (1849 1861) et d’Italie (1861 1878) Dernier roi de Piémont, premier souverain de l’État unitaire, Victor Emmanuel de Savoie a été placé par l’historiographie officielle de la monarchie au rang des «pères de la patrie» …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Victor Emmanuel II. — Victor Emmanuel II., geb. 14. März 1820, vermählt 1842 mit der (1855 gestorbenen) Erzherzogin Adelheid, einer Tochter des Erzherzogs Rainer, aus welcher Ehe 5 Kinder leben, König seit 23. März 1849; s. Sardinien …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Victor Emmanuel II — 1820 78; king of Sardinia (1849 61) & 1st king of Italy (1861 78) …   English World dictionary

  • Victor Emmanuel II — 1820 78, king of Sardinia 1849 78; first king of Italy 1861 78. * * * Italian Vittorio Emanuele born March 14, 1820, Turin, Piedmont, Kingdom of Sardinia died Jan. 9, 1878, Rome, Italy King of Sardinia (1849–61) and first king of a united Italy… …   Universalium

  • Victor Emmanuel II — (1820–1878)    The King of Piedmont Sardinia (1849–1861) and Italy (1861–1878), Victor Emmanuel II of Savoy assumed the throne of Piedmont after the Austrians defeated his father Charles Albert at the Battle of Novara in March 1849 and forced him …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

  • Victor Emmanuel II — Vittorio Emanuele II (1820–1878)    Born in Turin on 19 March 1820, this last king of Sardinia and first king of a united Italy grew up in Tuscany and Piedmont. He was the son of Charles Albert and Maria Teresa of Tuscany. As a young man, he… …   Historical Dictionary of modern Italy

  • Victor Emmanuel II. — Vittorio Emanuele II. Münze von Viktor Emanuel II als König von Italien, 1865 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • VICTOR EMMANUEL II —    king of Sardinia, and afterwards of united Italy, born in Turin, eldest son of Charles Albert; became king in 1849 on the abdication of his father; distinguished himself in the war against Austria, adding Austrian Lombardy and Tuscany to his… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Victor Emmanuel II — /vɪktər əˈmænjuəl/ (say viktuhr uh manyoohuhl) noun 1820–78, king of Sardinia 1849–78, and first king of Italy 1861–78 …   Australian English dictionary

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