Hoose o La Rovere
The Hoose o La Rovere (or Della Rovere) is a noble faimily o Urbino in central Italy. They originally came frae Savona, Liguria. The family rose tae nobility through nepotism and ambitious marriages. These marriages were arranged by two Della Rovere popes, Francesco della Rovere (Pape Sixtus IV, 1471–1484) an his nephew Giuliano (Pape Julius II, 1503–1513). Pape Sixtus IV is kent for having built the Sistine Chapel, which is named for him. The Basilica San Pietro in Vincoli in Rome is the faimily kirk o the della Rovere. Vittoria della Rovere wis a member o the faimily an wis one o the Medici Grand Duchesses o Tuscany, as the wife o Grand Duke Ferdinando II de' Medici o Tuscany.
List o Dukes o Urbino[eedit | eedit soorce]
Dukes o Urbino[eedit | eedit soorce]
- Francesco Maria della Rovere (1490–1538)
- Guidobaldo della Rovere (1514–1574)
- Francesco Maria della Rovere (1549–1631)
- Federico Ubaldo della Rovere (1605–1623)