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Umberto II

Date of birth:
September 15th, 1904 (Racconigi, Italy)
Date of death:
March 18th, 1983 (Geneva, Switzerland)
Buried on:
Hautecombe Abbey
Nationality:
Italian (1860-1946, Kingdom)

Biography

Umberto di Savoy, the later Italian King Umberto II (9th May 1946 until 12th June 1946). His father was Vittorio Emanuele III.

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Awarded on:
September 7th, 1922
Kungliga Serafimerorden
Awarded on:
August 31st, 1922
Elefantordenen
Awarded on:
November 19th, 1923
Awarded on:
January 2nd, 1932
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 26th, 1943

Royal Decree no. 1783 dated 26 July 1943.
Ordinul Mihai Viteazul Clasa 3
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 26th, 1943

Royal Decree no. 1783 dated 26 July 1943.
Ordinul Mihai Viteazul Clasa 2
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
July 26th, 1943

Royal Decree no. 1783 dated 26 July 1943.
Ordinul Mihai Viteazul Clasa 1
Awarded on:
May 9th, 1946
Ordine Supremo della Santissima Annunziata
Awarded on:
May 9th, 1946
Ordine dei Santi Maurizio e Lazzaro - Cavaliere di gran croce
Awarded on:
May 9th, 1946
Ordine Militare di Savoia - Cavaliere di Gran Croce
Awarded on:
May 9th, 1946
Ordine della Corona d'Italia - Cavaliere della Croce Grande
Awarded on:
May 9th, 1946
Ordine al merito civile di Savoia
Awarded on:
May 9th, 1946

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