Balthasar Charles
Principe baltasar carlos
Historical Figure
Nationality: Spain
Religion: Catholicism
Date of Birth: 17 October 1629
Date of Death: 9 October 1646
Cause of Death: Natural Causes
Parents: Philip IV of Spain, Elisabeth of France
Relatives: John of Austria the Younger (half-brother)
Maria Theresa of Spain (sister, b. 10 September 1638)
Cardinal-Infante Ferdinand (uncle)
Don Carlos (uncle)
Anne of Austria (aunt)
Affiliations: House of Habsburg
1632 series
POD: May, 1631
Appearance(s): 1634: The Bavarian Crisis
Type of Appearance: Contemporary references

Balthasar Charles (17 October 1629 - 9 October 1646), Prince of Asturias, Prince of Girona, Duke of Montblanc, Count of Cervera and Lord of Balaguer, Prince of Viana was heir apparent to all the kingdoms, states and dominions of the Spanish monarchy until his death.

Balthasar Charles in 1632Edit

Note: In 1634: The Bavarian Crisis, his name is given as Balthasar Carlos.

When Grantville arrived in 1631, Balthasar Carlos was approximately 18 months old, and was the only legitimate child of Philip IV. In September of 1634, his father became aware that he had died of smallpox in the OTL, and ordered the introduction of up-time measures against smallpox.