Afonso I, King

   See also Henriques, King Afonso I.

Historical dictionary of Portugal 3rd ed.. . 2014.

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  • Afonso V, King — (r. 1446 1481)    Born in 1432, the son of King D. Duarte I and D. Leonor of Aragon, Afonso was only six years old when his father died suddenly and a succession crisis and consequent civil strife began. His mother fled into exile in Castile,… …   Historical dictionary of Portugal

  • Afonso III, King — (r. 1246 79)    Member of the Burgundian dynasty and king of Portugal who completed the Reconquista (Reconquest) of Portugal s territory from the Muslim invaders. Afonso s reign featured a number of important measures: imposing greater unity on… …   Historical dictionary of Portugal

  • Afonso I of Portugal — Afonso I redirects here. For the African ruler, see Afonso I of Kongo. Afonso I King of Portugal Reign 1139–6 December 1185 ( 1000000000000007300000073 …   Wikipedia

  • Afonso, 1st Duke of Braganza — Afonso I, Duke of Braganza (1377 1461; pron. IPA2|ɐ fõsu) was the eighth Count of Barcelos and the first Duke of Braganza. Historians believe he was born in Veiros, Alentejo, as a natural son of Portuguese King John I and Inês Peres Esteves, who… …   Wikipedia

  • Afonso of Portugal — is the name of several members of the Portuguese Royal Family, including six Monarchs:Kings* Afonso I Henriques (1109 ndash;1185), first King of Portugal * Afonso II (1185 ndash;1223), third King of Portugal * Afonso III (1210 ndash;1279), fifth… …   Wikipedia

  • Afonso VI of Portugal — Afonso VI (Portuguese, pronounced|ɐˈfõsu; English Alphonzo or Alphonse ), or Affonso (Old Portuguese), (August 21, 1643 ndash; September 12, 1683) was the twenty second (or twenty third according to some historians) king of Portugal and the… …   Wikipedia

  • Afonso V — ▪ king of Portugal byname  Afonso The African,  Portuguese  Afonso O Africano  born Jan. 15, 1432, Sintra, Port. died Aug. 28, 1481, Sintra       10th king of Portugal (1438–81), known as the African from his campaigns in Morocco.       The son… …   Universalium

  • Afonso II — ▪ king of Portugal byname  Afonso The Fat,  Portuguese  Afonso O Gordo  born 1185?, Coimbra, Port. died March 25, 1223, Coimbra       the third king of Portugal (1211–23), under whom the reconquest of the south from the Muslims was continued.… …   Universalium

  • Afonso IV — ▪ king of Portugal byname  Afonso The Brave,  Portuguese  Afonso O Bravo  born Feb. 8, 1291, Lisbon died May 28, 1357, Lisbon       seventh king of Portugal (1325–57).       Afonso IV was the son of King Dinis and of Isabella, daughter of Peter… …   Universalium

  • Afonso Alves — Martins Junior Afonso Alves …   Wikipédia en Français

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