Cosimo II de' Medici, Grand Duke o Tuscany

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Cosimo II
Justus Sustermans 010.jpg
Cosimo II after Justus Sustermans.
Grand Duke o Tuscany
Ring 17 Februar 1609 – 28 Februar 1621
Predecessor Ferdinando I
Successor Ferdinando II
Born 12 May 1590
Palazzo Pitti, Florence, Tuscany
Dee'd 28 February 1621 (aged 30)
Palazzo Pitti, Florence, Tuscany
Consort Maria Maddalena o Austrick
Issue Ferdinando II, Grand Duke o Tuscany
Cardinal Gian Carlo
Margherita, Duchess o Parma
Mattias, Governor o Siena
Francesco
Anna, Airchduchess o Austrick
Cardinal Leopoldo
Full name
Cosimo de' Medici
Hoose Hoose o Medici
Faither Ferdinando I
Mither Christina o Lorraine
Releegion Roman Catholicism
Coat of arms of the Grand Duchy of Tuscany (1562-1737).svg



Cosimo II de' Medici, Grand Duke o Tuscany (12 Mey 1590 – 28 Februar 1621) wis Grand Duke o Tuscany from 1609 until his death. He was the elder son o Ferdinando I de' Medici, Grand Duke o Tuscany, an Christina o Lorraine. He wis the patron o Galileo Galilei, who wis his childhood tutor.



Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

On 19 October 1608 he mairit Maria Maddalena o Austrick in Padua. She wis a sister o Ferdinand II, Haly Roman Emperor.

Childer[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Maria Cristina de' Medici (24 August 1609 – 9 August 1632), died unmairit, deformed or mentally retarded.
  2. Ferdinando de' Medici (future Grand Duke Ferdinando II o Tuscany) (14 Julie 1610 – 23 Mey 1670) mairit Vittoria della Rovere an haed childer.
  3. Gian Carlo de' Medici (24 Julie 1611 – 23 Januar 1663), died unmairit
  4. Margherita de' Medici (31 Mey 1612 – 6 Februar 1679) mairit Odoardo Farnese, Duke o Parma, an haed childer.
  5. Mattias de' Medici (9 Mey 1613 – 14 October 1667), died unmairit.
  6. Francesco de' Medici (16 October 1614 – 25 Julie 1634), died unmairit.
  7. Anna de' Medici (21 Julie 1616 – 11 September 1676), mairit Ferdinand Charles, Archduke of Austria an haed childer.
  8. Leopoldo de' Medici (6 November 1617 – 10 November 1675), died unmairit.




Teetles an styles[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 12 Mey 1590 - 17 Februar 1609 His Highness The Grand Prince o Tuscany.
  • 17 Februar 1609 - 28 Februar 1621 His Highness The Grand Duke o Tuscany.



External links[eedit | eedit soorce]

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