Prince o Brazil

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Coat o airms o the Prince o Brazil.

Prince o Brazil (Portuguese: Príncipe do Brasil) was the title held bi the heir-apparent tae the Kinrick o Portugal, from 1645 tae 1815. Tied with the teetle o Prince o Brazil wis the teetle Duke o Braganza an the various subsidiary teetles o the Dukedom o Braganza.

Background[eedit | eedit soorce]

Until the ring o King John IV o Portugal, the heir-apparent tae the throne o Portugal haed used the teetle o Prince o Portugal. Efter his succession tae the throne, John IV sought tae give his heir a more prestigious an noble teetle, Prince o Brazil, alongside granting the heir o Portugal the teetle o Duke o Braganza. The teetle wis created bi King John IV o Portugal on 27 October 1645 in favour o his auldest son an heir Infante Teodósio, tae replace the teetle Prince o Portugal. The auldest son an heir o the Prince o Brazil wis styled Prince o Beira an Duke o Barcelos.

Leet o Princes o Brazil[eedit | eedit soorce]

Name Lifespan Tenure Notes Parents Image Heir Tae
Teodósio 8 Februar 1634 – Mey 13, 1653 27 October 1645 – Mey 13, 1653 Premature daith João IV of Portugal
Luisa de Guzmán
Teodosio principe.jpg João IV of Portugal
Afonso 21 August 1643 – 12 September 1683 13 May 1653 – 6 November 1656 Later:
King Afonso VI o Portugal an the Algarves
João IV of Portugal
Luisa de Guzmán
Infante D. Afonso e um pajem negro (c. 1653) - Avelar Rebelo (cropped).png João IV of Portugal
João 30 August 1688 – 17 September 1688 30 August 1688 – 17 September 1688 Premature death Pedro II of Portugal
Maria Sophia o Neuburg
Infante D. João - Domenico Duprà.png Pedro II of Portugal
João 22 October 1689 – 31 Julie 1750 22 October 1689 – 9 December 1706 Later:
King João V of Portugal and the Algarves
Pedro II o Portugal
Maria Sophia o Neuburg
Joao V - Principe.jpg Pedro II o Portugal
Pedro 19 October 1712 – 29 October 1714 19 October 1712 – 29 October 1714 Premature death João V o Portugal
Maria Anna o Austria
Infante D. Pedro, 16.º Duque de Bragança & Infanta D. Maria Bárbara, 15.ª Duquesa de Bragança - Domenico Duprà.png João V
José 6 Juin 1714 – 24 Februar 1777 6 Juin 1714 – 31 Julie 1750 Later:
King José I of Portugal and the Algarves
João V o Portugal
Maria Anna o Austria
Portrait of Jose, Prince of Brazil (future Jose I of Portugal).jpg João V o Portugal
Maria 17 December 1734 – 20 March 1816 31 Julie 1750 – 24 February1777 Later:
Queen Maria I of Portugal and the Algarves
José I of Portugal
Mariana Victoria o Spain
Maria I, Vieira.jpg José I o Portugal
José 20 August 1761 – 11 September 1788 24 Februar 1777 – 11 September 1788 Premature daith Maria I o Portugal
Pedro III o Portugal
D. José, Príncipe da Beira e do Brasil.jpg Maria I o Portugal
João 13 May 1767 – 10 Mairch 1826 11 September 1788 – 16 December 1815 Teetle changed Maria I o Portugal
Pedro III o Portugal
Retrato de Joao VI, Principe do Brasil.jpg Maria I o Portugal