Agustín de Iturbide y Green

Agustín de Iturbide y Green

Emperor of Mexico

Don Agustín de Iturbide y Green, Prince of Iturbide was the grandson of Agustín de Iturbide, the first emperor of independent Mexico, and his consort Empress Ana María. He became the adopted son, along with his cousin Salvador de Itúrbide y de Marzán, of Mexico's only other royal heads of state—Emperor Maximilian I of Mexico and Empress Carlota of Mexico.… Read More

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1863 Birth Born on April 2, 1863.
1865 2 Years Old They formally named Iturbide their heir on 13 September 1865, with the title His Highness, Prince de Iturbide.
1867 4 Years Old With the overthrow of the monarchy in 1867, his biological family took him first to England and then back to the United States, where they settled in Washington, D.C. When he came of age Iturbide, who graduated from Georgetown University, renounced his claim to the throne and title and returned to Mexico. … Read More


1890 27 Years Old After publishing articles critical of President Porfirio Díaz, he was arrested in 1890 on charges of sedition and sentenced to 14 months of imprisonment. … Read More


1915 52 Years Old In 1915 he married Mary Louise Kearney (1872–1967), daughter of Brigadier General James Kearney. … Read More


1925 62 Years Old Died on March 3, 1925.
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