Monday, May 16, 2011

Fernando Moreno de Borbon y Dos-Sicilies dead at 41

Don Fernando Moreno de Borbon y Dos-Sicilies was killed in a motorcycle accident in Madrid on  May 12.  He was 41 years old.

The fifth of seven children of Princess Teresa of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Duchess of Salerno and Don Inigo Moreno de Arteaga, 8th Marquis de Laula, Don Fernando was born on July 8, 1969. He was not married.

He was fond of hunting, and was involved in the family business, the Flor de Lis, Stud, specializing in the breeding Arabian horses.

The funeral was held  in Murcia.  The Prince of Asturias, a childhood friend of Don Fernando, attended
funeral, representing the King.  The Duke and Duchess of Calabria, and their son, Pedro,  also attended, along with Maria Zurita y Borbon, daughter of Infanta Margarita of Spain, and Princess Tessa of Bavaria.

Don Fernando is survived by his parents and his siblings,  Don Rodrigo, Don Alfonso, Doñ Alicia, Doña Beatriz, Doña Clara and Doña Delia.

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