Henry IV of Castile

1425 - 1474

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Henry IV of Castile (Castilian: Enrique IV; 5 January 1425 – 11 December 1474), King of Castile and León, nicknamed "the Impotent", was the last of the weak late-medieval kings of Castile and León. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry IV of Castile has received more than 465,759 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia. Henry IV of Castile is the 475th most popular writer (down from 414th in 2019), the 120th most popular biography from Spain (down from 101st in 2019) and the 10th most popular Spanish Writer.

Henry IV of Castile is most famous for his role in the Reconquista, the Christian reconquest of Iberia from the Muslims.

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Among writers, Henry IV of Castile ranks 475 out of 5,794Before him are Susan Sontag, Tennessee Williams, Yunus Emre, Frans Eemil Sillanpää, Gérard de Nerval, and Arion. After him are Jostein Gaarder, Imadaddin Nasimi, Edmondo De Amicis, Anaïs Nin, Enheduanna, and Saul Bellow.

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Among people born in 1425, Henry IV of Castile ranks 1After him are Juana Enríquez, Catherine of Bosnia, Bianca Maria Visconti, Alesso Baldovinetti, John II, Duke of Lorraine, Vlad Călugărul, Frederick I, Elector Palatine, William III, Landgrave of Thuringia, and Simon Marmion. Among people deceased in 1474, Henry IV of Castile ranks 2Before him is Guillaume Du Fay. After him are 1st Dalai Lama, Mahmud Pasha Angelović, Ali Qushji, Pietro Riario, and Nicolò Marcello.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Henry IV of Castile ranks 120 out of 2,595Before him are Pelagius of Asturias (685), Mariana Victoria of Spain (1718), Ferdinand III of Castile (1199), Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona (1913), Blanche of Castile (1188), and Peter of Castile (1334). After him are Alfonso VIII of Castile (1155), James II of Aragon (1267), Carlos, Prince of Asturias (1545), Vicente del Bosque (1950), Ricardo Zamora (1901), and Vincent of Saragossa (300).

Among WRITERS In Spain

Among writers born in Spain, Henry IV of Castile ranks 10Before him are Lope de Vega (1562), Bartolomé de las Casas (1484), Martial (40), Lucan (39), Pedro Calderón de la Barca (1600), and Alfonso X of Castile (1221). After him are Seneca the Elder (-54), Juan Ramón Jiménez (1881), Gaius Julius Hyginus (-64), Columella (4), Camilo José Cela (1916), and Judah Halevi (1079).