Carlo, Duke of Calabria

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Carlo, Duke of Calabria Gender: M
Carlo Tito Francesco Giuseppe
born on 4 January 1775 at 09:00 (= 09:00 AM )
Place Naples, Italy, 40n51, 14e17
Timezone LMT m14e17 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 13°54' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 16°48 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 10°17'

Duke of Calabria Carlo


Italian nobility, Duke of Calabria as heir to Naples and Sicily.

He was known as the Duke of Calabria at birth as the heir apparent to his father's throne. His mother was a daughter of Empress Maria Theresa and thus sister of Marie Antoinette. A member of the House of Bourbon, he was a prince of Naples and Sicily by birth. He was the hereditary prince of Naples. His birth allowed his mother to have a place in the Council of State, part of his parents' marriage contract.

Carlo died of smallpox aged 3 on 17 December 1778.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Foreign Intelligence," Sentimental Magazine, or, General assemblage of science, taste, and entertainment, February 1775, p. 96: "Caserta, near Naples, Jan. 10. On Wednesday morning last, about nine o'clock, her Sicilian Majesty was safely delivered of a Prince. . . . by the names of Carolus Francifcus, &c. &c."

Same data in The London Gazette:


  • Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Bourbon)