List of rulers of Milan
The following is a list of rulers of the Duchy of Milan from the 13th century to 1859, when Milan and the rest of Lombardy were incorporated into the Kingdom of Sardinia after the Second Italian War o...
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House of Sforza
Sforza was a ruling family of Renaissance Italy, based in Milan. They acquired the dukedom and Duchy of Milan from the previously ruling Visconti family in the mid-15th century, and lost it to the Sp...
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List of Governors of the Duchy of Milan
The Governor of Milan ruled the Duchy of Milan as a representative of the King of Spain (1535–1706) and the Archduke of Austria (1706–1796) and (1799–1800). The first governor was appointed after the ...
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List of mayors of Milan
The Mayor of Milan (Italian: Sindaco di Milano) is an elected politician who, along with the Milan’s City Council of 48 members, is accountable for the strategic government of Milan in northern I...
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Alfonso Pérez de Vivero, Count of Fuensaldaña
Alfonso Pérez de Vivero (Valladolid, 1603 - Cambrai, 21 November 1661), Count of Fuensaldaña, was a Spanish soldier, nobleman and officeholder.In 1632, when in his late twenties, he went to Flanders w...
Guido della Torre
Guido della Torre (27 September 1259 – summer 1312) was a Lord of Milan between 1302 and 1312.
He was the son of Francesco della Torre (brother of Napoleone della Torre) and Giulia Castiglioni,As...
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Oberto Pallavicino
Oberto Pelavicino or Pallavicino (1197-1269) was an Italian field captain under Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor. He was a member of the noble Pallavicini family.Pelavicino supported Frederick II agai...
Costanza Sforza, duchess of Sora
Costanza Sforza of Santa Fiora (1550 – 1617) was an Italian noblewoman. The direct granddaughter of Costanza Farnese (daughter of Alessandro Farnese, later Pope Paul III), she was Duchess of Sora and ...
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Gabriele Albertini
Gabriele Albertini (born 6 July 1950 in Milan) is an Italian politician, who formerly served as Mayor of Milan and presently as a Member of the European Parliament for North-Western Italy.Albertini re...
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Ottone Visconti
Ottone Visconti (1207 – 8 August 1295) was an archbishop of Milan, a member of the Visconti family and the founder of their rule in Milan.
He was the son of Ubaldo Visconti, lord of Massino...
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Palace of Charles V
The Palace of Charles V is a Renaissance building in Granada, southern Spain, located on the top of the hill of the Assabica, inside the Nasrid fortification of the Alhambra. It was commanded by Charl...
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Giuliano Pisapia
Giuliano Pisapia [dʒuˈljaːno pizaˈpiːa] (born 20 May 1949) is an Italian lawyer and politician, twice member of the Parliament (from 1996 to 2006) and Mayor of Milan since 1 June 2011. As a politician...
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Relaciones geográficas
Relaciones geográficas are a series of elaborate questionnaires distributed to the lands of King Philip II of Spain in the Viceroyalty of New Spain in North America. They were done so, upon his demand...
Antonio Beretta
Antonio Beretta (Milano, 1808) was the first mayor of Milan under the Kingdom of Italy from 1860 to 1867. He was appointed Senator for life by Victor Emmanuel II in 1862. He was a member of the Societ...
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Philip V of Spain
Philip V (Spanish: Felipe V, French: Philippe; 19 December 1683 – 9 July 1746) was King of Spain from 1 November 1700 to 15 January 1724, when he abdicated in favour of his son Louis, and from...
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Hours of Charles V
The Hours of Charles V is an illuminated book of Hours produced in Paris (possibly by the workshop of Jean Poyer) in the late 15th or early 16th century for Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor. It is now in...
Philip II of Spain
Philip II (Spanish: Felipe II «el Prudente»; 21 May 1527 – 13 September 1598) was King of Spain from 1556 and of Portugal from 1581 (as Philip I, Felipe I). From 1554 he was King of Naples and Sic...
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Francesco II Sforza
Francesco II Sforza (February 4, 1495 – October 24, 1535), also known as Francesco Maria Sforza, was Duke of Milan from 1521 until his death. He was the last member of the Sforza family to rule ...
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Maximilian Sforza
Maximilian (Massimiliano) Sforza (25 January 1493 – 4 June 1530) was a Duke of Milan from the Sforza family, the son of Lodovico Sforza. He ruled 1512–1515, between the occupations of Loui...
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Eriprando Visconti
Eriprando Visconti di Modrone, Count of Vico Modrone (Milan, September 24, 1932 – Mortara, May 25, 1995) was an Italian film director. He was the nephew of the more famous Luchino Visconti.He ma...
Algiers expedition (1541)
The Algiers expedition of 1541 occurred when Charles V of the Holy Roman Empire attempted to lead a fleet against the Ottoman Empire stronghold of Algiers, in modern Algeria. Largely because of stormy...
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Viridis Visconti
Viridis Visconti (1352–1414) was an Italian noblewoman, a daughter of Bernabò Visconti and his wife Beatrice Regina della Scala. By her marriage to Leopold III, Duke of Austria, Viridis was Duchess co...
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Philip II in Armour
Philip II in Armour is a portrait of Philip II of Spain by Titian, painted in 1551 when they were both in Augsburg.
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Diet of Worms
The Diet of Worms 1521 (German: Reichstag zu Worms, [ˈʁaɪçstaːk tsuː ˈvɔɐms]) was an imperial diet of the Holy Roman Empire held in Worms, Germany at the Heylshof Garden. A diet was a formal delib...
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Bernardino Fernández de Velasco, 6th Duke of Frías
Bernardino Fernández de Velasco, 6th Duke of Frias, Grandee of Spain, (c. 1610 – 1652), was a Spanish nobleman and diplomat.
Bernardino Fernández de Velasco was the oldest son of Juan Ferná...
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Battista Sforza
Battista Sforza (January 1447 – 6 or 7 July 1472) was the Duchess of Urbino and second wife of Federico da Montefeltro.
Battista was the first legitimate child born to Alessandro Sf...
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Don Pedro de Padilla
Pedro de Padilla, (? in Talavera de la Reina – 1599 in Granada, Spain), a prominent member of the Military Order of Santiago after 1597, captain of the Infantry in Flanders and Maestro de Campo in Nap...
Gian Galeazzo Sforza
Gian Galeazzo Sforza (20 June 1469 – 21 October 1494), also known as Giovan Galeazzo Sforza, was the sixth Duke of Milan.Born in Abbiategrasso, he was only seven years old when in 1476 his father, Gal...
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Carlo Gonzaga of Milan
Carlo Gonzaga (died 21 December 1456), Lord of Sabbioneta, was an Italian nobleman of the Mantuan House of Gonzaga who rose to the position of Captain of the People in the Ambrosian Republic of Milan,...
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