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Afonso IV (Afonso the Brave)

Born: 1291 AD
Died: 1357 AD, at 66 years of age.

Nationality: Portuguese
Categories: King


1291 - Born on the 8th of February in Lisbon, Portugal.

1325 - His father died on the 7th of January and he became king, taking full
           revenge on his brother who was most favored by his father.

        - His rival was sentenced to exile in Castile.

1309 - He married to Infanta Beatrice of Castile.

1355 - He ordered the murder of Ines de Castro.

        - He expected his son to give in, but the heir was not able to forgive
           him for the act.

1357 - He died in the 28th of May in Lisbon, Kingdom of Portugal.


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