Person:Ambrogio Spinola, 1st Marquis of the Balbases (1)

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Ambrogio Spinola, 1st Marquis of the Balbases
b.1569
d.25 Sep 1630
  • HAmbrogio Spinola, 1st Marquis of the Balbases1569 - 1630
  • W.  Giovanna Bacciadonne (add)
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  2. Polixena Spinola - 1639
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Name Ambrogio Spinola, 1st Marquis of the Balbases
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1569
Marriage to Giovanna Bacciadonne (add)
Death[1] 25 Sep 1630
Reference Number? Q359936?


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Ambrogio Spinola Doria, 1st Marquess of The Balbases, GE, KOGF, KOS (Genoa, 1569Castelnuovo Scrivia, 25 September 1630) was an Italian condottiero and nobleman of the Republic of Genoa, who served for the Spanish crown and won a number of important battles. He is often called "Ambrosio" by Spanish speaking people and is considered one of the greatest military commanders of his time and in the history of the Spanish army. His military achievements earned him the title of Marquess of Balbases in the Spanish peerage, as well as the Order of the Golden Fleece and Order of Santiago.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Ambrogio Spinola, 1st Marquis of the Balbases, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.