Joseph I of Portugal

King of Portugal from 1750 to 1777

Dom Joseph I (Portuguese: José Francisco António Inácio Norberto Agostinho, Portuguese pronunciation: [ʒuˈzɛ]; 6 June 1714 – 24 February 1777) was King of Portugal from 31 July 1750 until his death in 1777.

Joseph I
Portrait by Miguel António do Amaral, 1773
King of Portugal
Reign31 July 1750 – 24 February 1777
Acclamation8 September 1750, Lisbon
PredecessorJohn V
SuccessorsMaria I and Peter III
Born6 June 1714
Ribeira Palace, Lisbon, Portugal
Died24 February 1777(1777-02-24) (aged 62)
Sintra Palace, Sintra, Portugal
SpouseMariana Victoria of Spain
Full name
José Francisco António Inácio Norberto Agostinho
FatherJohn V of Portugal
MotherMaria Anna of Austria
Religion Roman Catholicism
SignatureJoseph I's signature