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Afonso III of Portugal

1210 - 1279

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Afonso III (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɐˈfõsu]; rare English alternatives: Alphonzo or Alphonse), or Affonso (Archaic Portuguese), Alfonso or Alphonso (Portuguese-Galician) or Alphonsus (Latin), the Boulonnais (Port. o Bolonhês), King of Portugal (5 May 1210 – 16 February 1279) was the first to use the title King of Portugal and the Algarve, from 1249. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Afonso III of Portugal has received more than 333,066 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia. Afonso III of Portugal is the 1,603rd most popular politician (down from 1,396th in 2019), the 31st most popular biography from Portugal (up from 32nd in 2019) and the 15th most popular Portuguese Politician.

Afonso III of Portugal is most famous for his military conquests and the establishment of the Portuguese Empire.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Afonso III of Portugal ranks 1,603 out of 15,710Before him are Ioannis Metaxas, Alexei Petrovich, Tsarevich of Russia, Æthelred I, King of Wessex, Louis II of Italy, Elisa Bonaparte, and Pasquale Paoli. After him are Maria Josepha of Austria, Constantine X Doukas, Vladimir II Monomakh, Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej, Louise Mountbatten, and Soong Mei-ling.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1210, Afonso III of Portugal ranks 4Before him are Saadi Shirazi, Pope Honorius IV, and Pope Gregory X. After him are Birger Jarl, Treniota, Chaka of Bulgaria, Guan Hanqing, Floris IV, Count of Holland, Toros Roslin, Muqi, and Giacomo da Lentini. Among people deceased in 1279, Afonso III of Portugal ranks 1After him are Zhao Bing, Bolesław V the Chaste, Martin of Opava, Kaykaus II, Bolesław the Pious, Joan, Countess of Ponthieu, Adelaide, Countess of Burgundy, and Albert I, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Afonso III of Portugal ranks 31 out of 479Before him are José Mourinho (1963), Peter I of Portugal (1320), Manuel II of Portugal (1889), António Egas Moniz (1874), Edward, King of Portugal (1391), and John IV of Portugal (1604). After him are Carlos I of Portugal (1863), Amália Rodrigues (1920), Maria I of Portugal (1734), Orosius (375), Sister Lúcia (1907), and Afonso IV of Portugal (1291).

Among POLITICIANS In Portugal

Among politicians born in Portugal, Afonso III of Portugal ranks 15Before him are John III of Portugal (1502), Pedro I of Brazil (1798), Peter I of Portugal (1320), Manuel II of Portugal (1889), Edward, King of Portugal (1391), and John IV of Portugal (1604). After him are Carlos I of Portugal (1863), Maria I of Portugal (1734), Afonso IV of Portugal (1291), Henry, King of Portugal (1512), John VI of Portugal (1767), and Joseph I of Portugal (1714).