Spain: Heads of State: 1700-1808

Complete royal style is found under individual entries.
Junta de Gobierno de los Reinos de España e Indias [1]
1 Nov 1700 - 18 Feb 1701 membership
Dei gratia Hispaniarum et Indiarum Rex = Por la gracia de Dios, Rey de las Españas y de las Indias
16 Nov 1700 - 15 Jan 1724 Felipe V [2]
15 Jan 1724 - 31 Aug 1724 Luis I
6 (or 7) Sep 1724 - 9 Jul 1746 Felipe V (x)
9 Jul 1746 - 10 Aug 1759 Fernando VI
18 Aug 1759 - 14 Dec 1788 Carlos III
14 Dec 1788 - 19 Mar 1808 Carlos IV [3]
19 Mar 1808 - 6 May 1808 Fernando VII

[1] From 16 Nov 1700 pending the assuming of government by Felipe V.
[2] Royal authority is challenged by the Austrian contender:
4 May 1704 - 25 Sep 1711 Carlos III (Carlos José Francisco)
[3] Continues in dissidence: 21 Mar 1808 - 5 May 1808
Last updated on: 26 Jun 2009 04:10:34