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Pedro Álvarez de Toledo Zuñiga, II Marqués de Villafranca del Bierzo, Virrey de Nápoles

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Birthplace: Villoria, Salamanca, España
Death: Died in Florence, Province of Florence, Tuscany, Italy
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Son of Fadrique Álvarez de Toledo y Enríquez de Quiñones, II. duque de Alba de Tormes and Isabella Cossines de Zúñiga y Pimentel, Condesa de Sevilla
Husband of Da. Maria Osorio y Pimentel, Marquesa de Villafranca and 2.- Vicenza Spinelli
Father of Fadrique Alvarez de Toledo, 3° marqués de Villafranca; D. García Álvarez de Toledo, IV. Marques de Villafranca; Luis Alvarez de Toledo y Osorio Pimentel, comendador de Valdericote; Ana Álvarez de Toledo y Pimentel, Condesa; Eleonora Álvarez de Toledo y Pimentel Osorio, Marquesa de Villafranca and 2 others
Brother of García Álvarez de Toledo y Zúñiga, Marqués de Coria; Diego de Toledo and Aldonza Leonor Álvarez de Toledo
Half brother of Elvira Alvarez de Toledo and Fernando Gerardo Alvarez de Toledo y Rosas

Occupation: Viceroy of Naples and 2nd marquess of Villafranca, Viceroy of Naples http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pedro_Álvarez_de_Toledo, Virrey de Nápoles, Marqués de Villafranca, Marqués de Villafranca del Bierzo
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About Pedro Álvarez de Toledo Zuñiga, II Marqués de Villafranca del Bierzo, Virrey de Nápoles

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Pedro Álvarez de Toledo y Pimentel, iure uxoris 2nd Marquis of Villafranca del Bierzo (Spanish: Pedro Álvarez de Toledo y Pimentel, Marqués de Villafranca del Bierzo) (July 13, 1484 – February 21, 1553) was the first effective Spanish viceroy of Naples, responsible for considerable social, economic and urban change in the city and southern Italian kingdom, in general.

He was born in 1484 near Salamanca in Spain, the second son of Fadrique Álvarez de Toledo, 2nd Duke of Alba[1]. His mother Isabel de Zúñiga y Pimentel, was a daughter of the Duke of Plasencia. His paternal grandmother María Enríquez de Córdoba, was sister of Juana Enríquez de Córdoba, Queen of Aragon, mother of Ferdinand II of Aragon and ancestress of Habsburgs. Through this relation, Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor and King of Spain was a distant cousin of Don Pedro.

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Pedro Alvarez de Toledo y Zuñiga. VIRREY DE NAPOLES (1532-1553)

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Pedro Álvarez de Toledo Zuñiga, II Marqués de Villafranca del Bierzo, Virrey de Nápoles's Timeline

1484
July 13, 1484
Salamanca, España
1510
1510
Age 25
Alba de Tormes, Avila
1514
August 29, 1514
Age 30
León, España
1522
1522
Age 37
Alba de Tormes, Salamanca, Castilla y León, Spain
1553
February 21, 1553
Age 68
Florence, Province of Florence, Tuscany, Italy
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