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The Medici

Cosimo de' Medici

Pierfrancesco de' Medici

Lorenzo "il Magnifico" de' Medici

Catherine de' Medici

Cosimo I. de' Medici

Francesco I. de' Medici

Ferdinand I. de' Medici

Ferdinand II. de' Medici

Virginia de' Medici


Born on:

29. May 1568


Deceased on:

13. January 1615


Father:

Cosimo I. de' Medici (1519-1574), Grand Duke of Tuscany


Mother:

Camilla (1545/47-1590), daughter of the nobleman Antonio Martelli; marriage on 29. March 1570


Spouse:

Duke Cesare I. d'Este of Modena and Reggio (1562-1628); marriage on 6. February 1586


Children:
  1. her daughter Giulia, born on 22. May 1588, deceased in the year 1645
  2. her son Alfonso III., born on 22. October 1591, deceased on 24. May 1644; in the year 1608 he married Isabella (1591-1626), a daughter of Duke Charles Emanuel I. of Savoy and Catalina Micaela of Spain; Alfonso III. and Isabella had 14 children, Alfonso's successor as Duke of Modena and Reggio was his son Francesco I. (1610-1658)
  3. her son Luigi, Margrave of Montecchio and Count of Scandiano, born on 27. March 1594, deceased in the year 1664
  4. her daughter Laura, born on 27. March 1594, deceased in 1630; in the year 1607 she was married to Alessandro I. Pico (1566-1637), the ruler of Mirandola
  5. her daughter Caterina, born in 1595, deceased in 1618
  6. her son Ippolito, born in 1599, deceased in 1647
  7. her son Niccolò, born in 1601, deceased in 1640
  8. her son Borso, born in 1605, deceased in 1657
  9. her son Foresto, born in 1606, deceased in 1639
  10. her daughter Angela Caterina († 1651), nun

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