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Francisco António, Prince of Beira

D. Francisco Antonio of Braganza, Prince of Beira (21 March 1795 – 11 June 1801)[1] was the first son of D. João Maria and D. Carlota Joaquina, the Prince and Princess of Brazil.[2]

Prince Francisco António
Prince of Beira, Duke of Barcelos (more...)
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Portrait by Nicolas-Antoine Taunay, c.1816
Born(1795-03-21)21 March 1795
Queluz Royal Palace
Died11 June 1801(1801-06-11) (aged 6)
Queluz Royal Palace
Full name
Francisco António Pio de Bragança
HouseHouse of Braganza
FatherJohn VI of Portugal
MotherCarlota Joaquina of Spain
ReligionRoman Catholicism

The Prince was born on 21 March 1795, and was titled the Prince of Beira and the Duke of Barcelos, as heir-apparent to the heir-apparent of the throne of Portugal. Antonio Francisco died on 11 June 1801, at the age of six, passing his title as Prince of Beira to his younger brother, the Infante D. Pedro de Alcântara.


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