Alfonso III of Aragon

1265 - 1291

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Alfonso III (4 November 1265 – 18 June 1291), called the Liberal (el Liberal) and the Free (also "the Frank", from el Franc), was king of Aragon and Valencia, and count of Barcelona (as Alfons II) from 1285 until his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alfonso III of Aragon has received more than 117,386 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia. Alfonso III of Aragon is the 2,856th most popular politician (down from 2,810th in 2019), the 253rd most popular biography from Spain (down from 248th in 2019) and the 91st most popular Spanish Politician.

Alfonso III of Aragon is most famous for his conquest of the Balearic Islands.

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Among politicians, Alfonso III of Aragon ranks 2,856 out of 19,576Before him are Netjerkare Siptah, Charles William Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick, Francisco de Almeida, Ambrogio Spinola, 1st Marquess of Balbases, Charles the Younger, and Canute Lavard. After him are Vukašin of Serbia, Zhang Xueliang, Askar Akayev, James II of Scotland, Filippo Maria Visconti, and Yazdegerd II.

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Among people born in 1265, Alfonso III of Aragon ranks 6Before him are Dante Alighieri, Duns Scotus, Beatrice Portinari, Temür Khan, and Andrew III of Hungary. After him are Henry of Bohemia, Emperor Fushimi, Ramon Muntaner, Lucia, Countess of Tripoli, María de Molina, and Otto III, Duke of Carinthia. Among people deceased in 1291, Alfonso III of Aragon ranks 5Before him are Saadi Shirazi, Rudolf I of Germany, Arghun, and Eleanor of Provence. After him are Solamish, Guillaume de Beaujeu, Talabuga, Herman VII, Margrave of Baden-Baden, and Joan, Countess of Blois.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Alfonso III of Aragon ranks 253 out of 3,355Before him are Xabi Alonso (1981), Abd al-Rahman ibn Abd Allah al-Ghafiqi (650), Felipe González (1942), María Isabella of Spain (1789), Francisco de Vitoria (1483), and Andrés Segovia (1893). After him are Fernando Rey (1917), Javier Bardem (1969), Ibn Jubayr (1145), Juan Luis Vives (1492), Lope de Aguirre (1518), and Andrés Iniesta (1984).


Among politicians born in Spain, Alfonso III of Aragon ranks 91Before him are Huneric (450), Princess María de las Mercedes of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (1910), Manuel Godoy (1767), Infanta Catherine Michelle of Spain (1567), Abd al-Rahman ibn Abd Allah al-Ghafiqi (650), and Felipe González (1942). After him are Wittiza (687), Lluís Companys (1882), Alfonso I of Asturias (693), Muhammad I of Córdoba (823), Chindasuinth (563), and Hisham II (965).