Alfonso III of Asturias

848 - 910

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Alfonso III (c. 848 – 20 December 910), called the Great (Spanish: el Magno), was the king of León, Galicia and Asturias from 866 until his death. He was the son and successor of Ordoño I. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alfonso III of Asturias has received more than 161,736 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Alfonso III of Asturias is the 2,674th most popular politician (down from 2,084th in 2019), the 241st most popular biography from Spain (down from 189th in 2019) and the 84th most popular Spanish Politician.

Alfonso III of Asturias is most famous for his conquest of the Moorish kingdom of al-Andalus, which included the cities of Cordoba and Seville.

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Among politicians, Alfonso III of Asturias ranks 2,674 out of 15,710Before him are Albert Casimir, Duke of Teschen, Shamshi-Adad I, Emperor Kōan, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Heonjong of Joseon, and Georg Michaelis. After him are Princess Irene of Greece and Denmark, Wied, Prince of Albania, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, Alexios I of Trebizond, Violant of Hungary, and Armand-Emmanuel de Vignerot du Plessis, Duc de Richelieu.

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Among people born in 848, Alfonso III of Asturias ranks 1 Among people deceased in 910, Alfonso III of Asturias ranks 4Before him are Ingólfr Arnarson, Saint Naum, and Junayd of Baghdad. After him are Richilde of Provence, Yasovarman I, and Gebhard, Duke of Lorraine.

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Among people born in Spain, Alfonso III of Asturias ranks 241 out of 2,595Before him are Jordi Savall (1941), Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca (1488), Huneric (450), Jacinto Benavente (1866), Pedro de Valdivia (1497), and Carlos Ruiz Zafón (1964). After him are Joan Enric Vives Sicília (1949), Abraham Abulafia (1240), Lorenzo Sanz (1943), Alfonso III of Aragon (1265), Maria Teresa Rafaela of Spain (1726), and Yolande of Aragon (1384).