Person - Luis I (1707-1724, rey de España)

Luis I (1707-1724, rey de España)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Luis I (1707-1724, rey de España)Other forms

Fechas de existencia:

Madrid (España)  1707-08-28 - Madrid (España)  1724-08-31

History:

King of Spain. He was born in Madrid on 25 August 1707 and died in the same city on 31 August 1724. Son of Philip V, King of Spain, and Maria Luisa of Savoy.

In 1709 he was sworn in as Prince of Asturias in the Courts gathered in San Jerónimo el Real Monastery in Madrid. On 10 January 1724 King Philip V signed a decree, abdicating in favour of his son. Seven months after his ascension to throne Louis I died of smallpox in Madrid when he was seventeen. His father returned to throne after his death.

In 1722 Louis married the French princess Louise Élisabeth d'Orléans, daughter of Philippe II, Duke of Orléans.

Internal Structure-Genealogy:

Hijo de Felipe V, rey de España, y de María Luisa Gabriela de Saboya.

Places

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Madrid (España) in 1707-08-28

Lugar de Defunción:

Madrid (España) in 1724-08-31

Sources

BERNECKER, Walther; COLLADO SEIDEL, Carlos y HOSER, Paul (ed. dirigida), Los reyes de España: dieciocho retratos históricos desde los Reyes Católicos hasta la actualidad.- Madrid, Siglo XXI de España, 2005, p. 133.

FERRERA CUESTA, Carlos., Diccionario de historia de España.- Madrid, Alianza Editorial, 2005.

DANVILA, Alfonso., Luis I y Luisa Isabel de Orleans: el reinado relámpago. Madrid, Alderabán, 1997.

External Links

Registro de autoridad:

Biblioteca virtual Cervantes

Fichero de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España