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The Child of Géraldine of Albania

Queen Géraldine of Albania was born Countess Géraldine Margit Virginia Olga Mária Apponyi de Nagy-Appony to Count Gyula Apponyi de Nagy-Apponyand Gladys Virginia Stewart, an American woman from Virginia.She married King Zog I of Albania, who was born Ahmet Muhtar Zogolli. They had one child:
Leka, "Leka, Crown Prince of Albania"; at birth he was called Prince Skander

Medieval Italian Names - Boys

Self portrait by artist Bartolommeo "Baccio" Bandinelli

Balsamo
Bartolommeo
Bonanno - Means "good year"
Brancaleone - Means either "a lion's paw" or "he who captures the lion"
Franchino
Galasso
Grifo - Means "griffin"
Jacobello
Lancillotto - Italian form of Lancelot
Lenuzo
Mercuzio
Oliverotto
Saraceno
Scarletto
Torchitorio - The name of several "Giudices" of Caligari - Giudices, which translates into "judges", were rulers of their local places
Zanobi - Tuscan form of Zenobio

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