Galeazzo Maria Sforza (24 January 1444 – 26 December 1476) was the fifth Duke of Milan from 1466 until his assassination a decade later. He was notorious for being lustful, cruel and tyrannical. He was notorious for being lustful, cruel and tyrannical.
Early life. Born in Abbiategrasso, he was only seven years old when in 1476 his father, Galeazzo Maria Sforza, was assassinated and he became the Duke of Milan.His uncle, Ludovico Sforza, acted as regent to the young duke, but quickly wrested all power from him and became the de facto ruler of Milan.
In 1462, rumours spread that he was dead and a riot exploded in Milan. He however survived for four more years, finally dying in March 1466. He was succeeded as duke by his son, Galeazzo Maria Sforza. Francesco's successor Ludovico commissioned Leonardo da Vinci to design an equestrian statue as part of a monument to Francesco I Sforza. A clay ...
The House of Sforza (pronounced ) was a ruling family of Renaissance Italy, based in Milan.They acquired the Duchy of Milan following the extinction of the Visconti family in the mid-15th century, Sforza rule ending in Milan with the death of the last member of the family's main branch in 1535.
Bianca Maria Sforza (5 April 1472 – 31 December 1510) was a Queen of the Romans and Holy Roman Empress as the third spouse of Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor.She was the eldest legitimate daughter of Galeazzo Maria Sforza, Duke of Milan, by his second wife, Bona of Savoy.
Galeazzo Maria Sforza s-a născut la Fermo, în apropiere de castelul familiei Girifalco, ca primul fiu al lui Francesco Sforza și a Bianca Maria Visconti. Când tatăl său a decedat (8 martie 1466), Galeazzo era în Franța ca șef al unei expediții militare pentru a-l ajuta pe regele Ludovic al XI-lea al Franței împotriva lui Carol I de ...
Galeácio Maria Sforza (em italiano: Galeazzo Maria Sforza; Fermo, 24 de janeiro de 1444 - Milão, 26 de dezembro de 1476) foi Duque de Milão de 1466 até a sua morte. Era membro da família Sforza, os governantes de Milão, famosos como patrocinadores das artes e música.
Galeazzo Maria Sforza, född 24 januari 1444, död 26 december 1476, var hertig i Milano 1466-1476.. Sforza var son till Francesco I Sforza och Bianca Maria Visconti.Vid faderns död befann han sig i Frankrike och deltog i ett fälttåg med Ludvig XI mot Karl den djärve.