Luigi Amedeo of Savoy-Aosta, Duke of the Abruzzi

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Luigi Amedeo of Savoy-Aosta, Duke of the Abruzzi

Also Known As: "Luigi Amedeo Giuseppe Maria Ferdinando Francesco di Savoia-Aosta"
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Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Death: Died in Jowhaar, Somalia
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Son of Amadeo I, rey de España and Queen Marie Vittoria of Carlotta Enrichette del Pozzo della Cisterna dal Pozzo
Husband of Faduma Ali
Brother of Emanuele Filiberto di Savoia, duca d'Aosta and Prince Vittorio Emanuele of Savoy-Aosta, Infante of Spain, Count of Turin
Half brother of Prince Umberto, Count of Salemi di Savoy-Aosta, Count of Salemi

Occupation: Duke of the Abruzzi, Prince of Savoy-Aosta, Infante of Spain, mountaineer, explorer, Duke of Abruzzi, mountaineer and explorer
Managed by: Douglas John Nimmo
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About Luigi Amedeo of Savoy-Aosta, Duke of the Abruzzi

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Luigi Amedeo Giuseppe Maria Ferdinando Francesco di Savoia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luigi_Amedeo,_Duke_of_the_Abruzzi

Prince Luigi Amedeo, Duke of the Abruzzi (January 29, 1873 - March 18, 1933) was an Italian mountaineer and explorer, member of the royal House of Savoy and cousin of the Italian King Victor Emmanuel III. He is known for his Arctic explorations and for his mountaineering expeditions, particularly to Mount Saint Elias (Alaska–Yukon) and K2 (Pakistan–China). He also served as an Italian admiral during World War I.

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Luigi Amedeo of Savoy-Aosta, Duke of the Abruzzi's Timeline

1873
January 29, 1873
Madrid, Spain
1933
March 18, 1933
Age 60
Jowhaar, Somalia
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