This took place in the beautiful Monaco. His parents had been
Honoré I, Lord of Monaco and Isabella Grimaldi.
Ercole - Hercules - Source picture: Wikipedia
Ercole was the youngest son of Honoré and Isabella. His elder brother
Charles became Lord of Monaco in 1581.
In 1587 Charles died without any children. Ercole became the new lord
at the age of 27.
Love & Marriage
On September 15th. 1595 he married Maria Landi. They would have 3
On November 29th. 1604 Ercole was murdered and his six year old son
Honoré became Lord of Monaco under the regency of his uncle (from
This Honoré was the first Lord of Monaco who was called Prince ...
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