Carlos Luis de Borbón y Braganza, conde de Montemolin

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Carlos Luis de Borbón y Braganza, conde de Montemolin

Also Known As: "Pretend. Carlista y Francés"
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Death: Died in TS, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
Cause of death: unexplained
Place of Burial: TS, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
Immediate Family:

Son of Carlos de Borbón y Borbón-Parma, infante de España and Maria Francisca de Assis de Bragança
Husband of Maria Ferdinanda de Bourbon-Due Sicilie and Carolina Borbón-Dos Sicilias, Princesa
Brother of Juan III de Borbón y Braganza, duque de Montizón and Fernando de Borbón y Braganza, infante de España

Occupation: Count of Montemmolin, Infante of Portugal
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About Carlos Luis de Borbón y Braganza, conde de Montemolin

  • Carlos Luis de Borbón y Braganza - en.wikipedia
  • Infante Carlos, Conde de Montemolín (31 January 1818 – 13 January 1861) was the Carlist claimant to the throne of Spain under the name Carlos VI after his father's renouncement in 1845, when he took the title of Count of Montemolín.


  • Carlos was born at the Royal Palace in Madrid, the elder son of Infante Don Carlos María Isidro and of his first wife Infanta Maria Francisca of Portugal. The Second Carlist War (1847–1849) took place during his reign.


  • On 10 July 1850, Carlos married his first cousin :
  1. Princess Maria Carolina of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, fifth daughter of Francis I of the Two Sicilies and his second wife Maria Isabella of Spain. They would have no children.
  • In 1860, during a Carlist rising, he and his brother Infante Don Fernando were taken prisoners at San Carlos de la Rápita. They were later liberated.
  • In 1861, suddenly and unexpectedly, Carlos Luis, his wife Carolina and his brother Fernando died, probably from typhus. The three are buried in Trieste, in the chapel of Saint Charles Borromeo in the cathedral. He was succeeded in pretendence by his brother Juan, Count of Montizón.
  • Knight of the Order of the Golden Fleece
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Carlos Luis de Borbón y Braganza, conde de Montemolin's Timeline

January 31, 1818
Madrid, Spain
January 31, 1861
Age 43
TS, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
TS, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy