Guglielmo Gonzaga, Duke o Mantua

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Guglielmo Gonzaga
Guglielmo I Gonzaga.jpg
Guglielmo Gonzaga, Duke o Mantua
Duke o Mantua Duke o Montferrat
Ring1550–1587
PredecessorFrancesco III Gonzaga
SuccessorVincenzo I Gonzaga
Born24 Aprile 1538
Mantua
Dee'd14 August 1587(1587-08-14) (aged 49)
Goito
SpouseAirchduchess Eleonore o Austrick
IssueVincenzo I, Duke o Mantua
Margherita Gonzaga
Anna Caterina Gonzaga
HooseGonzaga
FaitherFederico II Gonzaga, Duke o Mantua
MitherMargaret Palaeologina
Heraldic Crown of Spanish Dukes (Variant 1).svg
Coat of arms of the House of Gonzaga (1575).svg


Guglielmo Gonzaga, Duke o Mantua (24 April 1538 – 14 August 1587) was Duke of Mantua from 1550 to 1587, and of Montferrat frae 1574 tae 1587. He wis the second son o Federico II Gonzaga, Duke o Mantua an Margaret Palaeologina of Montferrat. In 1574, Montferrat was elevated to a Duchy and Guglielmo became its first duke. He wis succeeded as Duke o both duchies bi his son Vincenzo.


Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke o Mantua (21 September 1562 – 9 Februar 1612) mairit Margherita Farnese then mairit Eleanora de' Medici an haed issue.
  2. Margherita Gonzaga (27 Mey 1564 – 6 Januar 1618) mairit Alfonso II d'Este, Duke o Ferrara but haed nae issue.
  3. Anna Juliana Gonzaga (16 November 1566 – 3 August 1621) mairit Ferdinand II, Airchduke o Austrick an haed issue.