Afonso III of Portugal
On this page:
Who is Afonso III of Portugal?
Afonso III of Portugal: Afonso III, or Affonso, Alfonso or Alphonso or Alphonsus, the Bolognian, King of Portugal was the first to use the title King of Portugal and the Algarve, from 1249. He was the second son of King Afonso II of Portugal and his wife, Urraca of Castile; he succeeded his brother, King Sancho II of Portugal, who was removed from the throne on 4 January 1248.
- born on (805 years ago) in Coimbra, child of Afonso II of Portugal and Urraca of Castile, Queen of Portugal
- nationality: Portugal
- religion: Catholicism
- parent of
- died on (736 years ago) in Alcobaça, Portugal
- buried in Alcobaça Monastery
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Afonso III of Portugal
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic: