May 23, 2018 · Galeazzo II Visconti (c. 1320 – 4 August 1378) was a member of the Visconti dynasty and a ruler of Milan, Italy.
Galeazzo II Visconti (c. 1320 – 4 August 1378) was a member of the Visconti dynasty and a ruler of Milan, Italy.
Galeazzo II Visconti (Milano, 14 marzo 1320 – Pavia, 4 agosto 1378) fu Signore di Alessandria, Alba, Asti, Como, Tortona, Novara, Pavia, Vercelli, Vigevano e, insieme ai fratelli Matteo II e Bernabò, co-Signore di Milano.
Galeazzo II Visconti, Signore di Pavia, Signore di Como, Signore di Novara, Signore di Vercelli, Signore di Asti, Signore di Alba, Signore di Tortona, Signore di Alessandria, Signore di Vigevano, co-Signore di Milano, was born circa 1320 to Stefano Visconti (c1288-1337) and Valentina Doria (1290-1359) and died 4 August 1378 of unspecified causes.
- Valentina Doria (1290-1359)
- 4 August 1378
- Blanche Marie de Savoie (1336-1387)
May 03, 2019 · Galeazzo II Visconti (ca. 1320 – Pavia, 4 agosto 1378) fu Signore di Pavia, Como, Novara, Vercelli, Asti, Alba, Tortona, Alessandria e Vigevano, e co-Signore di Milano insieme ai fratelli Matteo II e Bernabò.
The son of Galeazzo II Visconti, who shared the rule of Milan with his brother Bernabò, Gian Galeazzo was married in 1360 to Isabella of Valois, daughter of the king of France. After his father’s death in 1378, Gian Galeazzo succeeded him as ruler of the western half of Milan and its territory, with headquarters at Pavia, south of Milan.
During his patronage of the Visconti Castle, he contributed to the growth of the collection of scientific treatises and richly illuminated manuscripts in the Visconti Library. Gian Galeazzo was the son of Galeazzo II Visconti and Bianca of Savoy. His father possessed the signoria of the city of Pavia.
In 1385 Galeazzo II’s son Gian Galeazzo seized Bernabò, who died in prison a few months later. Under Gian Galeazzo the Visconti reached their greatest power. At his death in 1402, the Visconti were dukes of Milan and counts of Pavia, and the family controlled most of northern Italy (see Visconti, Gian Galeazzo).
Dec 22, 2019 · 8) Caterina Visconti, Duchess of Milan (1361–17 October 1404), married on 2 October 1380 as his second wife, Gian Galeazzo Visconti 1st Duke of Milan, by whom she had two sons, Gian Maria Visconti, 2nd Duke of Milan; and Filippo Maria Visconti, 3rd Duke of Milan, who fathered Bianca Maria Visconti by his mistress Agnese del Maino.