Antonio Farnese, Duke of Parma  

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Antonio Farnese (29 May 1679 – 20 January 1731) was the eighth and ultimate Farnese Duke of Parma and Piacenza. He married, in 1727, Enrichetta d'Este of Modena with the intention of begetting an heir; the marriage, however, was childless, leading to the succession of Don Carlos of Spain–whose mother, Elisabeth Farnese, was Antonio's niece–to the ducal throne.



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