Today in History - February 20th.1773 - Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia

Charles Emmanuel III (in Italian: Carlo Emanuele III) of Sardinia was born on
April 27th. 1701 in Turin (Italy).


Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia
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His parents were Victor Amadeus II and Anne Marie d'Orléans.

His maternal grandparents were Prince Philippe of France and
Princess Henrietta Anna (daughter of King Charles I of England). 

Charles Emmanuel III married three times. His wives died all before
their 30th. B-Day.:

- Anne Christine of Sulzbach.

- Elisabeth Therese of Lorraine.

- Polyxena of Hesse-Rotenburg.

In 1730, Charles Emmanuel III became King of Sardinia.

He died on February 20th. 1773 in Italy. 


King Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia
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