Joachim Murat

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Joachim Murat
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Keeng o Naples
Ring1 Aug 1808 – 19 Mey 1815
PredecessorJoseph I
SuccessorFerdinand IV
Grand Duke o Berg
Ring15 Mar 1806 – 1 Aug 1808
PredecessorTitle creatit
SuccessorLouis I
Born25 Mairch 1767(1767-03-25)
La Bastide-Fortunière, Lot, Fraunce
Dee'd13 October 1815(1815-10-13) (aged 48)
Castello di Pizzo, Calabrie
BuirialPère Lachaise Seemetry,
Castello di Pizzo, Naples
SpouseCaroline Bonaparte
IssuePrince Achille Murat
Princess Marie Letizia Murat
Prince Napoleon Lucien Charles Murat
Princess Louise Julie Caroline Murat
Full name
French: Joachim-Napoléon Murat
Italian: Gioacchino-Napoleone Murat
HooseHoose o Murat
FaitherPierre Murat-Jordy
MitherJeanne Loubières
ReleegionRoman Catholic

Marshal o Fraunce an Grand Admiral or Admiral o Fraunce Joachim-Napoléon Murat (French pronunciation: ​[ʒoakim napoleɔ̃ myʁa] (born Joachim Murat; Italian: Gioacchino Napoleone Murat; 25 Mairch 1767 – 13 October 1815) 1st Prince Murat, wis Grand Duke o Berg frae 1806 tae 1808 an then Keeng o Naples frae 1808 tae 1815. He received his titles in pairt bi bein the brither-in-law o Napoleon Bonaparte, throu marriage tae Napoleon's youngest sister, Caroline Bonaparte. He wis notit as a darin an charismatic cavalry officer as well as a flamboyant dresser an wis kent as "the Dandy Keeng".