Humbert I

Humbert I

[huhm-bert]
noun
(Umberto I) 1844–1900, king of Italy 1878–1900.
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humbert i

count of Savoy and founder of the house of Savoy, whose services to the Holy Roman emperor Conrad II were rewarded with the cession of lands that placed him in control of the strategic Alpine passes between Italy and France.

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