Inês de Castro

1325 - 1355

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Inês de Castro (Portuguese pronunciation: [iˈneʒ dɨ ˈkaʃtɾu]; in Castilian: Inés; 1325 – 7 January 1355) was a Galician noblewoman and courtier, best known as lover and posthumously-recognized wife of King Peter I of Portugal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Inês de Castro has received more than 415,262 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Inês de Castro is the 129th most popular companion (down from 113th in 2019), the 145th most popular biography from Spain (down from 138th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Spanish Companion.

Inês de Castro was a Portuguese noblewoman who became the third wife of King Dinis of Portugal. She is most famous for being the love interest of King Pedro I of Portugal, and for being a victim of the Inês de Castro conspiracy.

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Among companions, Inês de Castro ranks 129 out of 687Before her are Gülfem Hatun, Anne of Bohemia and Hungary, Constance, Queen of Sicily, Sawda bint Zamʿa, Louise of Hesse-Kassel, and Marie of Anjou. After her are Elena of Montenegro, Caterina Sforza, Olga Constantinovna of Russia, Priscilla Presley, Marie Adélaïde of Savoy, and Caroline of Baden.

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Among people born in 1325, Inês de Castro ranks 2Before her is Hafez. After her are Francesco Landini, Matthew Kantakouzenos, Abraham Cresques, Acamapichtli, Rupert II, Elector Palatine, Eleanor of Sicily, and Vladislav I of Wallachia. Among people deceased in 1355, Inês de Castro ranks 2Before her is Stefan Dušan. After her are Marino Faliero, Louis, King of Sicily, Eleanor of Woodstock, Michael of Trebizond, and Matteo II Visconti.

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Among people born in Spain, Inês de Castro ranks 145 out of 2,595Before her are Seneca the Elder (-54), Josemaría Escrivá (1902), Ferdinand I of Aragon (1380), Alfonso V of Aragon (1396), Vincent Ferrer (1350), and Almanzor (930). After her are Buenaventura Durruti (1896), Diego de Almagro (1475), Enrique Iglesias (1975), José Antonio Primo de Rivera (1903), Pep Guardiola (1971), and Abd al-Rahman II (788).