Victor Amadeus II o Sardinie

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Victor Amadeus II
Vittorio Amedeo II in Maestà - Google Art Project.jpg
Portrait bi Martin van Meytens, 1728.
Keeng o Sardinie
Ring 17 February 1720 – 3 September 1730
Predecessor Charles VI, Haly Roman Emperor
Successor Charles Emmanuel III o Savoy
Keeng o Sicily
Ring 22 September 1713 – 17 Februar 1720
Predecessor Philip IV
Successor Charles IV
Duke o Savoy
Reing 12 June 1675 – 3 September 1730
Predecessor Charles Emmanuel II
Successor Charles Emmanuel III
Regent Marie Jeanne (until 1684)
Born 14 Mey 1666(1666-05-14)
Ryal Pailace, Turin, Savoy
Dee'd 31 October 1732(1732-10-31) (aged 66)
Castle o Rivoli, Turin, Savoy
Buirial Ryal Basilica, Turin, Italy
Spouse Anne Marie d'Orléans (m. 1684; d. 1728)
Anna Canalis (m. 1730)
Issue Maria Adelaide, Dauphine o Fraunce
Maria Luisa, Queen o Spain
Vittoria Francesca, Princess o Carignano (illegitimate)
Victor Amadeus, Prince o Piedmont
Charles Emmanuel III, Keeng o Sardinie
Full name
Vittorio Amedeo Sebastiano di Savoia
Faither Charles Emmanuel II, Duke o Savoy
Mither Marie Jeanne o Savoy
Releegion Roman Catholicism
Coat of arms of sardinia (1720).svg



Victor Amadeus II o Sardinie (Vittorio Amedeo Francesco; 14 Mey 1666 – 31 October 1732) was Duke of Savoy frae 1675 tae 1730. He also held the titles Marquis o Saluzzo, Duke o Montferrat, Prince o Piedmont, Coont o Aosta, Moriana an o Nice. Having fought in the War o the Spaingie Succession, he became Keeng o Sicily in 1713, but he wis forced tae exchange this title and instead became Keeng o Sardinie. His mither Marie Jeanne o Savoy acted as Regent o Savoy frae 12 Juin 1675 – 14 Mey 1680. He mairit Anne Marie d'Orléans (a niece o Louis XIV) on 10 Aprile 1684.





Legitimate childer[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Marie Adélaïde o Savoy (6 December 1685 – 12 Februar 1712), mairit Louis o France, Duke o Burgundy and wis mither o Louis XV.
  2. Princess Maria Anna o Savoy (14 August 1687 – 5 August 1690).
  3. Princess Maria Luisa Gabriella o Savoy (17 September 1688 – d. 14 Februar 1714), mairit Keeng Philip V o Spain.
  4. Stillborn daughter (Turin, 6 June 1690).
  5. Stillborn daughter (Turin, 19 Julie 1691).
  6. Stillborn son (Turin, 9 November 1697).
  7. Victor Amadeus Filippo Giuseppe, Prince o Piedmont (6 Mey 1699 – 22 Mairch 1715).
  8. Charles Emmanuel III o Sardinie (27 Aprile 1701 - 20 Februar 1773), Keeng o Sardinie.
  9. Prince Emanuele Philibert o Savoy (1 December 1705 – 19 December 1705), Duke o Chablais.


Illegitimate childer[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Maria Vittoria o Savoy (1690–1766) mairit Victor Amadeus o Savoy, Prince o Carignano an haed childer.
  2. Vittorio Francesco o Savoy, Marquis o Susa (1694–1762) mairit Maria Lucrezia Franchi di Pont, nae childer.