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Ferdinand III of Castile

1199 - 1252

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Ferdinand III (Spanish: Fernando; 1199/1201 – 30 May 1252), called the Saint (el Santo), was King of Castile from 1217 and King of León from 1230 as well as King of Galicia from 1231. He was the son of Alfonso IX of León and Berenguela of Castile. Through his second marriage he was also Count of Aumale. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ferdinand III of Castile has received more than 705,089 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia. Ferdinand III of Castile is the 1,401st most popular politician (down from 1,331st in 2019), the 116th most popular biography from Spain (down from 115th in 2019) and the 37th most popular Spanish Politician.

Ferdinand III of Castile is most famous for uniting the kingdoms of Castile and Leon.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Ferdinand III of Castile ranks 1,401 out of 15,710Before him are Béla III of Hungary, Athaulf, Boris I of Bulgaria, Mengistu Haile Mariam, Piero di Cosimo de' Medici, and Shennong. After him are Carol I of Romania, Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona, Alexios IV Angelos, Imad ad-Din Zengi, Alexander Farnese, Duke of Parma, and Friedrich Ratzel.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1199, Ferdinand III of Castile ranks 2Before him is Jalal ad-Din Mingburnu. After him are Ladislaus III of Hungary, Ahmad al-Badawi, Madhvacharya, Guttorm of Norway, Bohemond V of Antioch, Thomas, Count of Flanders, Raymond-Roupen, and Sava II. Among people deceased in 1252, Ferdinand III of Castile ranks 2Before him is Giovanni da Pian del Carpine. After him are Blanche of Castile, Abel, King of Denmark, Sorghaghtani Beki, Peter of Verona, Rose of Viterbo, Isabella, Queen of Armenia, Otto I, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Sviatoslav III of Vladimir, Bohemond V of Antioch, and Zdislava Berka.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Ferdinand III of Castile ranks 116 out of 2,595Before him are Dolores Ibárruri (1895), Santiago Ramón y Cajal (1852), Miguel Primo de Rivera (1870), Isabella Clara Eugenia (1566), Pelagius of Asturias (685), and Mariana Victoria of Spain (1718). After him are Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona (1913), Blanche of Castile (1188), Peter of Castile (1334), Henry IV of Castile (1425), Alfonso VIII of Castile (1155), and James II of Aragon (1267).

Among POLITICIANS In Spain

Among politicians born in Spain, Ferdinand III of Castile ranks 37Before him are Anna of Austria, Queen of Spain (1549), Juan Antonio Samaranch (1920), Dolores Ibárruri (1895), Miguel Primo de Rivera (1870), Isabella Clara Eugenia (1566), and Pelagius of Asturias (685). After him are Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona (1913), Peter of Castile (1334), Alfonso VIII of Castile (1155), James II of Aragon (1267), Manuel Azaña (1880), and John II of Castile (1405).