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For Italian kings so named, use Humbert.
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In 1900, Italian King Humbert I was assassinated by an anarchist; he was succeeded by his son, Victor Emmanuel III.
In the space of a decade-and well before a terrorist's bullet touched off World War I--anarchists killed Empress Elisabeth of Austria (1898), King Humbert of Italy (1900), and King Carlos of Portugal and his crown prince (1908).
They bumped off King Humbert I of Italy, King George I of Greece, President Marie Francois Sadi Carnot of France, as well as U.S.