Members of the Colonna Family

List of the members of the Colonna family, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list includes the names of each famous person in the Colonna family, along with information like where each person was born. If you're doing research on historic members of the Colonna family, then this list is the perfect jumping off point for finding out which notable people are included. The Colonna family has held prominence in the world dating back many years, so it's no wonder that many people have a fascination with its members. While this is not an exact family tree, it does show a list of many popular members of the Colonna family.

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  • Marcantonio Colonna

    Marcantonio II Colonna (sometimes spelled Marc'Antonio; 1535 – August 1, 1584), Duke of Tagliacozzo and Duke and Prince of Paliano, was an Italian aristocrat who served as a Viceroy of Sicily in the service of the Spanish Crown, Spanish general, and Captain General of the Church. He is best remembered for his part as the admiral of the Papal fleet in the Battle of Lepanto.  ...more
    • Age: Dec. at 49 (1535-1584)
    • Birthplace: Lanuvio, Italy
  • Filippo I Colonna

    Filippo Colonna (1578 – 11 April 1639), Prince of Paliano, was an Italian nobleman, who was the head of the Colonna family of Rome and the hereditary Gran Connestabile at the court of Naples.  ...more
    • Age: Dec. at 61 (1578-1639)
    • Birthplace: Rome, Italy
  • Pompeo Colonna

    Pompeo Colonna (12 May 1479 – 28 June 1532) was an Italian condottiero, politician, and cardinal. At the culmination of his career he was Viceroy of the Kingdom of Naples (1530-1532) for the Emperor Charles V. Born in Rome, he was the son of Girolamo Colonna, whose father Antonio was second Prince of Salerno; and Vittoria Conti, of the Conti de Poli. His family belonged to the highest rank of nobility both of the City of Rome and of the Kingdom of Naples. Pompeo and his family were hereditary supporters of the Holy Roman Empire (Ghibbelines), and they spent their careers fighting their hereditary enemies, the Orsini family, and defending and expanding their family territories and  ...more
    • Age: Dec. at 53 (1479-1532)
    • Birthplace: Europe, Eurasia, Italy, Southern Europe
  • Prospero Colonna

    Prospero Colonna (1452–1523), sometimes referred to as Prosper Colonna, was an Italian condottiero in the service of the Papal States the Holy Roman Empire and the Kingdom of Spain during the Italian Wars.  ...more
    • Age: Dec. at 71 (1452-1523)
    • Birthplace: Velletri, Italy