EUGENIO of Savoy-Soissons (18 October 1663 - 21 April 1736), better known as Prince Eugene, an Austrian naturalized Italian general in the service of the Army of the Holy Roman Empire. Orphaned of his father at the tender age of ten, he was destined by his family for an ecclesiastical career, for which however he did not feel absolutely suited, having very clear his vocation for the military life. After being denied to serve King Louis XIV due to his mother Olimpia Mancini's involvement in the 'poison scandal', he fled Paris and resolved to enlist in the Habsburg army, where he had a brilliant, enduring career going down in history as a strategist. original and innovative, as well as a skilled diplomat. Portrait, colored version of an engraving by Hugo Bürkner (1818-1897), Germany 1854

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title: EUGENIO DI SAVOIA-SOISSONS, PRINCIPE EUGENIO

subject date: 2018-01-01

caption: EUGENIO of Savoy-Soissons (18 October 1663 - 21 April 1736), better known as Prince Eugene, an Austrian naturalized Italian general in the service of the Army of the Holy Roman Empire. Orphaned of his father at the tender age of ten, he was destined by his family for an ecclesiastical career, for which however he did not feel absolutely suited, having very clear his vocation for the military life. After being denied to serve King Louis XIV due to his mother Olimpia Mancini's involvement in the 'poison scandal', he fled Paris and resolved to enlist in the Habsburg army, where he had a brilliant, enduring career going down in history as a strategist. original and innovative, as well as a skilled diplomat. Portrait, colored version of an engraving by Hugo Bürkner (1818-1897), Germany 1854

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continent: Europa

image century : XIX

image epoch: Ottocento

subject century: XVII - XVIII

subject epoch: Sacro Romano Impero

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