|King of Italy
29 July 1900 – 9 May 1946
King of Italy.
Vittorio Emanuele di Savoia (English: Victor Emmanuel of Savoy) was born on 11 November 1869 in Napoli (Naples), Italy, the only child of Crown Prince (later, King) Umberto I di Savoia, and his consort, Princess (later, Queen) Margherita di Savoia.
At birth Vittorio Emanuele received the title Principe di Napoli (Prince of Naples).
On 24 October 1896 Prince Vittorio Emanuele wed Princess Elena of Montenegro.
In 1900 Prince Vittorio Emanuele became King of Italy as Vittorio Emanuele III. He abdicated his throne in 1946 in favour of his son Umberto II.
Vittorio Emanuele III died in exile in Alexandria, Egyypt on 28 December 1947.
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