Kinrick o the Twa Sicilies

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Kinrick o the Twa Sicilies
Regno delle Due Sicilie (it)
Regno d''e Ddoje Sicilie (nap)
Regnu dî Dui Sicili (scn)

 

1816–1861
Flag o the Twa Sicilies Coat of arms
Anthem
Inno al Re
(Hymn tae the Keeng)
The Kinrick o the Twa Sicilies (green).
Caipital Naples
Leid(s) Italian
Releegion Roman Catholic
Government Absolute monarchy
Keeng
 − 1816–1825 Ferdinand I
 − 1825–1830 Francis I
 − 1830–1859 Ferdinand II
 − 1859–1861 Francis II
History
 - Established 12 December 1816
 - Italian unification 12 Februar 1861
Aurie
 − 1860 111,900 km2 (43,205 sq mi)
Population
 − 1860 est. 8,703,000 
     Density 77.8 /km2  (201.4 /sq mi)
Siller Twa Sicilies ducat

The Kinrick o the Twa Sicilies (Italian: Regno delle Due Sicilie)[1] wis the lairgest o the Italian states afore the Italian unification.[2] It wis furmed as a union o the Kinrick o Sicily an the Kinrick o Naples, which collectively haed lang been cried the "Twa Sicilies" (Utriusque Siciliae). The Kinrick o the Twa Sicilies lastit frae 1816 till 1860, when it wis annexed bi the Kinrick o Sardinie, which eventually acame the Kinrick o Italy in 1861.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Swinburne, Henry. Travels in the Two Sicilies (1790). British Library. 
  2. De Sangro, Michele (2003). I Borboni nel Regno delle Due Sicilie (in Italian). Lecce: Edizioni Caponi.