Bentivoglio, Family of


Bentivoglio, Family of
Bentivoglio, Family of
Originally from the castle of that name in the neighbourhood of Bologna, Italy. They claimed descent from Enzio (c. 1224-72), King of Sardinia, a natural son of Frederick II

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  • House of Bentivoglio — Bentivoglio (in Latin, rendered as Bentivoius ) was an Italian family of princely rank, long supreme in Bologna and responsible for giving the city its political autonomy during the Renaissance. HistoryThe presence of the Bentivoglio family is… …   Wikipedia

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  • Guido Bentivoglio — Guido Cardinal Bentivoglio d Aragona (October 4, 1579 – September 7, 1644), was an Italian cardinal, statesman and historian. Biography A member of the Ferrara branch of the influential Bentivoglio family of Bologna, he was the younger son of… …   Wikipedia

  • Cornelio Bentivoglio — Cornelio Bentivoglio. Cornelio Bentivoglio (1668–1732) was an Italian nobleman and cardinal. Born at Ferrara to the powerful Bentivoglio family, he went to Rome at an early age and was appointed Archbishop of Carthage. In 1712, he was appointed… …   Wikipedia

  • Annibale I Bentivoglio — (died June 24 1445) was the ruler of Bologna from 1443 until his death. He was a member of the Bentivoglio family.The son of Antongaleazzo Bentivoglio, he was exiled from his city due to his father s anti Papal stance. In 1438 he returned in… …   Wikipedia

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  • Vittoria Bentivoglio — was a singer in the 16th century Ferrarese court of Alfonso II d Este and a member of the first period of the court s concerto delle donne . She was born into the noble Cybò family, and later married a member of the renowned Bentivoglio family.… …   Wikipedia


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