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Alfonso VII bore the title of emperor, and extended his conquests as far as Almeria, but he, also, at his death in 1157, divided his possessions among his children, giving Leon to Ferdinand II, and Castile to Sancho, in whose short reign the Military Order of Alcántara was founded.
Pedro III, "The Great" (El Grande, 1276-85), after the Sicilian Vespers took possession of Sicily as heir of the Hohenstaufen, and the wars and disputes which followed in Italy, and the dissensions of the Aragonese nobles occupied the reigns of Alfonso III (1285- 91), Jaime II, Alfonso IV (1327-36), and Pedro IV (1336-87).
The Compromiso de Caspe placed the crown of Aragon on the head of an Infante of Castile, Ferdinand of Antequera (1412), and the marriage of Isabella, heiress of Henry IV of Castile, to Ferdinand, the heir of John II of Aragon, finally united these kingdoms and formed the beginning of the Spanish monarchy.
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Alfonso III, king of AragOn and count of Barcelona, Spanish And Portuguese History, Biographies
Alfonso III 1265–91, king of AragOn and count of Barcelona (1285–91), son and successor of Peter III.
At first he supported the claim to Sicily of his brother James (later James II of AragOn) against Charles II of Naples.
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 Encyclopedia: Alfonso III of Aragon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Alfons or Alfonso III of Aragon (1265 – June 18, 1291, also Alfons II of Barcelona), surnamed the Liberal, was the king of Aragon and count of Barcelona from 1285 to 1291.
He was a son of Peter III of Aragon and his Queen consort Constance of Sicily, daughter and heiress of Manfred of Sicily.
Peter III of Aragon (1239 - November 11, 1285, also Peter I of Valencia, Peter II of Barcelona), known as the Great, was the king of Aragon and Valencia and count of Barcelona from 1276 to 1285.
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 Aragon
ALFONSO II (1152-96), king of Aragon, the son of Ramon Berenguer IV (1115-62), count of Barcelona.
Alfonso became count of Barcelona in 1162 and king of Aragon in 1164, and in 1167 he inherited the county of Provence.
Alfonso V (of Aragón and Sicily), called The Magnanimous (1385-1458), king of Aragón and Sicily (1416-58), and as Alfonso I, king of Naples (1443-58).
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 Peter III of Aragon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Peter III of Aragon (Catalan: Pere) (1239 – November 11, 1285, also Peter I of Valencia, Peter II of Barcelona), known as the Great, was the king of Aragon and Valencia and count of Barcelona from 1276 to 1285.
Peter left Aragon to his eldest son Alfonso III of Aragon, and Sicily to his second son James I of Sicily.
Peter's third son, Infante don Fadrique, later after his brother James, became regent of Sicily and then its king, too.
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Alfonso VII of Castile -- (1126-1157) the Emperor
Alfonso I of Aragon -- (1104-1134) the Battler
Alfonso V of Aragon -- (1416-1458) The Magnanimous
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 1280s - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The death of King Alexander III of Scotland fomented political wrangling in Scotland which would soon lead to increased English influence over Scotland.
The rebellion forces Charles to abandon the Ninth Crusade while still en route to the target city of Constantinople, and allows King Peter III of Aragon to take over rule of the island from Charles (which in turn leads to Peter's excommunication by Pope Martin IV).
1287 - January 17 - King Alfonso III of Aragon captures the island of Minorca from the Moors.
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 Alfonso_IV_of_Aragon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Alfonso IV of Aragon, surnamed the Kind (Catalan: Alfons el Benigne) was the king of Aragon and count of Barcelona (as Alfonso III) from 1327 to 1336.
Born in 1299 and died January 24 1366, he was the second son of James II of Aragon and Blanche of Anjou.
She was the sister of Alfonso XI of Castile and was murdered by her nephew Peter I of Castile.
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 FREDERICK III OF SICILY FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Frederick III (or II) (1272 – 1337), King of Sicily, was the third son of King Peter_III_of_Aragon and Sicily, and of Constance, daughter of Manfred.
He chose to call himself "Frederick III" because he was the third son of another Sicilian king, Peter, even though he was actually only the second King Frederick to occupy the Sicilian throne.
The war between the Angevins and the Aragonese for the possession of Sicily was still in progress, and although the Aragonese were successful in Italy, James’ position in Spain became very insecure due to internal troubles and French attacks.
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 AllRefer.com - house of AragOn (Spanish And Portuguese History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
It was descended from Ramiro I of AragOn (1035–63), natural son of Sancho III of Navarre.
The kingdom of Majorca, with Roussillon and Cerdagne, was separate from 1276 to 1343; that of Sicily, from 1296 to 1409; and that of Naples, from 1458 to 1501.
Even when united under one ruler as they were under Alfonso V, the various possessions retained their distinct institutions, which continued to be important in diminished and varying degrees after the union of the crowns of AragOn and Castile.
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 Aragonese monarchs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Alfonso I of Aragon the Battler (circa 1073-1134, king of Kings of Aragon and Kings of Navarre 1104-1134).
Alfonso had the support of one section of the nobles who found their account in the confusion.
Alfonso the Battler won his great successes in the middle Ebro, where he expelled the Moors from Zaragoza, in the great raid of 1125, when he carried away a large part of the subject Christians from Granada, and in the south-west of France, where he had rights as king of Navarre.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Pope Innocent III
One of the greatest popes of the Middle Ages, son of Count Trasimund of Segni and nephew of Clement III, born 1160 or 1161 at Anagni, and died 16 June, 1216, at Perugia.
During the pontificate of Celestine III (1191-1198), a member of the House of the Orsini, enemies of the counts of Segni, he lived in retirement, probably at Anagni, devoting himself chiefly to meditation and literary pursuits.
He excommunicated Alfonso IX of Leon, for marrying a near relative, Berengaria, a daughter of Alfonso VIII, contrary to the laws of the Church, and effected their separation in 1204.
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 Articles - Charles II of Naples   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
When his father died, he was still a prisoner of Peter III of Aragon.
Alfonso, being hard pressed, had to promise to withdraw the troops he had sent to help his brother James in Sicily, to renounce all rights over the island, and pay a tribute to the Holy See.
Alfonso died childless in 1291 before the treaty could be carried out, and James took possession of Aragon, leaving the government of Sicily to the third brother Frederick.
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Alfonso I of Aragon - (1082-1134), king of Aragon and Navarre in 1104
Alfonso VI of Castile - (1040-1109), king of Castille in 1072 and of León in 1065
Alfonso VII of Castile - (1105-1157), the Emperor, king of Castille and León in 1126
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Castile and Aragon
From north-west to south-east it is traversed by the River Ebro, of which almost all the rivers of this region are tributaries, the Aragon, Gallego, and Cinca emptying into it from the north, and the Jiloca, the Jalon, and others of lesser importance from the south.
Pedro III, "The Great" (El Grande, 1276-85), after the Sicilian Vespers took possession of Sicily as heir of the Hohenstaufen, and the wars and disputes which followed in Italy, and the dissensions of the Aragonese nobles occupied the reigns of Alfonso III (1285-91), Jaime II, Alfonso IV (1327-36), and Pedro IV (1336-87).
(Paris, 1894-99), 194 for bibliography of Aragon, and 604-5 for that of Castile.
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 Alfonso III, king of Aragon and count of Barcelona. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Alfonso III, king of Aragon and count of Barcelona.
Alfonso III, king of Aragón and count of Barcelona
1265–91, king of Aragón and count of Barcelona (1285–91), son and successor of Peter III.
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 Peter III   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
In 1262 he had married Constance, heiress of Manfred, the Hohenstaufen king of Sicily; and after the revolt of the Sicilians in 1282 he invaded the island and was proclaimed king at Palermo, despite strong Guelph and papal opposition (see Sicilian Vespers).
His Sicilian enterprise was unpopular in Aragon, where an association of nobles and some municipalities, the Unión Aragonesa, forced him to grant a privilege not only confirming the Aragonese fueros (legal rights) but diminishing some of the crown's rights.
Among his children were Alfonso III of Aragon, James I of Sicily (II of Aragon), and Frederick III of Sicily.
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 James II   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
1327, Barcelona, Aragon), king of Aragon from 1295 to 1327 and king of Sicily (as James I) from 1285 to 1295.
At the death of his father, Peter III, on Nov. 11, 1285, James inherited Sicily, and his elder brother became Alfonso III of Aragon, Catalonia, and Valencia.
When his brother died (1291) he inherited Aragon and resigned Sicily (1295), marrying Blanche, daughter of Charles II of Naples, in an endeavour to make peace with the Angevins.
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 Alfonso III of Aragon -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Alfonso III of Aragon -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
Alfons or Alfonso III of Aragon (1265 - June 18, 1291, also Alfons II of Barcelona), surnamed the Liberal, was the king of
He was a son of (Click link for more info and facts about Peter III of Aragon) Peter III of Aragon.
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In the year 1229 King Jaime I "the Conqueror", who was king of Aragon at the time, took control of the island and added it to his domain.
At his death it was passed over to his son Jaime II and given the title of kingdom.
The later, who remained on the island until 1229, were driven away by King Alfonso III of Aragon.
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 Alfonso III on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
1265-91, king of Aragón and count of Barcelona (1285-91), son and successor of Peter III.
Piden los restos de Alfonso L. Herrera para la Rotonda, su nieta alega manipulación, y Marielena Hoyo los quiere en el Zoológico de Chapultepec.
Alfonso Avila del Palacio, Estructura matematica de la teoria keynesiana.(Resena de libro)
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 Menorcan history
Menorca, the last of the Balearics occupied by the Arabs was taken by the King Alfonso III of Aragon and Catalonia and Christianity was returned to Menorca.
For several years Menorca was ruled from Mallorca until in 1343 the King of Aragon again took Menorca and re-populated the island, mostly with settlers from Catalonia: the majority were farmers and with them came the Catalan language.
The Balearics became part of the United Kingdom of Spain, as a result of the marriage of Ferdinand II of Aragon to Isabella of Castille.
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 Aleksandropol to Allegheny. Alphabetic Index to Entries. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Alfonso IV, king of Aragón and count of Barcelona
Alfonso VI, Spanish king of León and Castile
Alfonso XI, Spanish king of Castile and León
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 A - Information about Everything and Everybody   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Biography of Alfonso I of Aragon - (1082-1134), king of Aragon and Navarre in 1104
Biography of Alfonso VI of Castile - (1040-1109), king of Castille in 1072 and of León in 1065
Biography of Alfonso VII of Castile - (1105-1157), the Emperor, king of Castille and León in 1126
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Alfonso I 'The Battler Of Aragon' King Of Aragon and Queen Urraca Alfonsez Of Castile and Leon
King Alfonso III Of Aragon and Princess Eleanor Plantagenet Of England
Spouse: Alfonso I 'The Battler Of Aragon' King Of Aragon (Abt 1073-Abt 1134)
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Alfonso II Count of Barcelona, King of Aragon (1152-1196)
Alfonso VII King of Leon and Castille (1106-1157)
Fernando III King of Castile and León (1199-1252)
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 Pisanello Biography / Biography of Pisanello Biography Biography
He was condemned to prison but was allowed to leave Venice in 1442, when his mother died in Verona.
In 1443 Pisanello cast a medal to commemorate the wedding of Lionello d'Este and Maria of Aragon in Ferrara.
In 1448 he was in Naples, where he was a member of the court of King Alfonso III of Aragon.
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 Alfonso
1458 Callistus III, [Alfonso the Borja], Pope (1455-58), dies at 79
1378 Callistus III, [Alfonso the Borja], Pope, 1455-58
1336 Alfonso IV, the Benignant, king of Aragon (1327-36), dies at 36
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 Purgatorio VII
112 Peter III of Aragon (1276-1285) is here with his former foe Charles I of Anjou (1220-1282), king of Naples and Sicily (1266-1282).
115 Alfonso III of Aragon, known as the Magnificent, was the eldest son of Peter III; he died in 1291 after a reign of six years.
130 Henry III was king of England from 1226 to 1272 and father of Edward I who reigned until 1307.
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