King Alfonso XII

King Alfonso XII

Birth
Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Death 25 Nov 1885 (aged 27)
Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Burial Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Plot Panteon de los Reyes
Memorial ID 3968 · View Source
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Monarch of Spain. Descendant of the cadet branch of the Bourbons, he became king by acclamation and not by right of descent. In 1874, following a coup d'état led by Martinez Campos that brought down the Republic born following the "Glorious" Revolution which forced his mother Queen Isabella II into exile (1868), he was appointed King by the same Parliament Spanish. Alfonso XII died very young from tuberculosis.

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  • Added: 10 Nov 1998
  • Find a Grave Memorial 3968
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for King Alfonso XII (28 Nov 1857–25 Nov 1885), Find a Grave Memorial no. 3968, citing Real Sitio de San Lorenzo El Escorial, Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain ; Maintained by Find A Grave .