Guastalla

Guastalla is a town and comune in the province of Reggio Emilia in Emilia-Romagna, Italy.

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Guastalla - Famous Residents
... for the 2003 global dance hit Tu es foutu or "You Promised Me", born in Guastalla in 1978 and grew up in this town ...
Ferrante II Gonzaga, Duke Of Guastalla
... II Gonzaga (1563 – 5 August 1630) was Count of Guastalla and, from 1621, Duke of Guastalla ... He was the son of Cesare I Gonzaga, Count of Guastalla and Duke of Amalfi, and Camilla Borromeo ... On 2 July 1621, the County of Guastalla was elevated to a Duchy and Ferrante was subsequently deemed a Duke ...
Ludovica Torelli
... Ludovica Torelli (Guastalla, 1500 – Milan, 1569) was Countess of Guastalla ... She was the only daughter of Achille Torelli, Count of Guastalla, who died in battle at Luzzara in 1522, making her Countess of Guastalla ... Having moved definitively to Milan, she sold on October 3, 1539 the County of Guastalla to Italian condottiero Ferrante Gonzaga for 22,280 golden scudi ...
Cesare I Gonzaga
... Cesare I Gonzaga (1530 – February 15, 1575) was count of Guastalla from 1557 until his death ... In 1567-68 he moved his court from Mantua to Guastalla, where he remained until his death, employing Francesco da Volterra as his architect and engineer ... His son Ferrante succeeded him in Guastalla ...
Duchy Of Guastalla - History
... On the 2 July 1621 Emperor Ferdinand II Habsburg elevated the County of Guastalla to the rank of a duchy ... With him Guastalla expanded its territory with the annexation of the lands of Dosolo, Luzzara and Reggiolo, until then owned by Mantua ... Having no male heir, he bequeathed the Duchy of Guastalla to his daughter's husband Ferdinand Charles, Duke of Mantua ...