Álvaro de Bazán, 2nd Marquis of Santa Cruz

Álvaro de Bazán, 2nd Marquis of Santa Cruz, a.k.a. Álvaro de Bazán y Benavides, a.k.a. Alvaro II de Bazán, (12 September 1571 in Naples, Italy – 1646), was the son of Álvaro de Bazán, 1st Marquis of Santa Cruz. Not as famous as his father, Alvaro II had nevertheless a distinguished military career, as well as on land as on sea.He was Governor of the Duchy of Milan (1630–1631), Maestro de Campo General in Flanders under the Governess of the Spanish Netherlands Isabel Clara Eugenia (1631), a Spanish Navy commander and Army land General during the Thirty Years War, Member of the Spanish Councils of War and the State Council, Marquis of El Viso, Lord of Valdepeñas, and a Grandee of Spain. Älvaro II main military actions were:
* 1596 Defense of Cádiz against the attack of the English Fleet sent by Queen Elizabeth I of England.
* 1602 At Sesimbra Bay commanding three galleys where he was defeated by an English fleet under William Monson and Richard Leveson.
* 1603 Captain General of the Galleys of the kingdom of Naples.
* 1604 Naval actions in the Mediterranean African Coast, Longo Island.
* 1605 Siege and Conquest of Estarcho and the City of Durazzo, on the Albanian Coast (in 1606)
* 1612 In May, commanding the Naples kingdom Fleet of Galleys, with Ottavio d'Aragona commanding those of the kingdom of Sicily, sink several galleys from Algiers.
* 1614 Take part in the transport to North Africa of morisco´s from Spain not willing to become Roman Catholics while living in mainland Spain.
* 1622 Takes part in an African expedition.
* 1625 Relieved Genoa under siege from the France and the Duchy of Savoy. His action was immortalized in the painting Relief of Genoa by the Marquis of Santa Cruz (1634) by Antonio de Pereda
* 1629 Commander of the Mediterranean Galleys.
* 1630–1631 Appointed Governor of the Duchy of Milan on the death of Ambrosio Spinola.
* 1631 General Governor of the Army of Flanders. He was married in 1590, in Almagro, Spain, to Guiomar Manrique de Lara. Their descendents included two sons and five daughters.

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Álvaro de Bazán, 2nd Marquis of Santa Cruz died in Naples.

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Álvaro de Bazán, 2nd Marquis of Santa Cruz would be described as Second Marquis of Santa Cruz.

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Álvaro de Bazán, 2nd Marquis of Santa Cruz died 01.01.1646.

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Álvaro de Bazán, 2nd Marquis of Santa Cruz was born on 12.09.1571.

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Álvaro de Bazán, 2nd Marquis of Santa Cruz is subject of 1646 deaths, Marquesses of Santa Cruz, 1571 births, Grandees of Spain, People from Naples and Governors of the Duchy of Milan.

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Álvaro de Bazán, 2nd Marquis of Santa Cruz was born in Naples.

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Álvaro de Bazán, 2nd Marquis of Santa Cruz is male.