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Sancha of Castile, Queen of Aragon

1154 - 1208

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Sancha of Castile (21 September 1154/5 – 9 November 1208) was the only surviving child of King Alfonso VII of Castile by his second wife, Richeza of Poland. On January 18, 1174, she married King Alfonso II of Aragon at Zaragoza; they had at least eight children who survived into adulthood. A patroness of troubadours such as Giraud de Calanson and Peire Raymond, the queen became involved in a legal dispute with her husband concerning properties which formed part of her dower estates. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sancha of Castile, Queen of Aragon has received more than 86,204 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Sancha of Castile, Queen of Aragon is the 463rd most popular companion (down from 407th in 2019), the 604th most popular biography from Spain (down from 528th in 2019) and the 29th most popular Spanish Companion.

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Among COMPANIONS

Among companions, Sancha of Castile, Queen of Aragon ranks 463 out of 687Before her are Catherine Stenbock, Tanaquil, Richenza of Northeim, Eleanor of Portugal, Queen of Aragon, Charlotte of Bourbon, and Abbad ibn Bishr. After her are Benedicta Henrietta of the Palatinate, Marie of Luxembourg, Countess of Vendôme, Neferneferuaten Tasherit, Alia Al-Hussein, Constance of Hungary, and Agnes of Courtenay.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1154, Sancha of Castile, Queen of Aragon ranks 7Before her are Constance, Queen of Sicily, Sancho I of Portugal, Maria Komnene, Queen of Jerusalem, Sancho VII of Navarre, Vsevolod the Big Nest, and Minamoto no Yoshinaka. After her are Benoît de Sainte-Maure and Robert II, Count of Dreux. Among people deceased in 1208, Sancha of Castile, Queen of Aragon ranks 5Before her are Philip of Swabia, Hoelun, Maria Komnene, Queen of Jerusalem, and Irene Angelina. After her is Pierre de Castelnau.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Sancha of Castile, Queen of Aragon ranks 604 out of 2,595Before her are Cristóbal de Morales (1600), Infanta María de la Paz of Spain (1862), Santillana (1952), Quini (1949), Mauregatus of Asturias (800), and Joaquín Turina (1882). After her are García Sánchez III of Pamplona (1012), Josep Lluís Núñez (1931), García Fernández of Castile (938), Luis del Sol (1935), Mariano José de Larra (1809), and Jaume Cabré (1947).

Among COMPANIONS In Spain

Among companions born in Spain, Sancha of Castile, Queen of Aragon ranks 29Before her are Maria of Aragon, Queen of Castile (1403), Violant of Aragon (1236), Isabella, Princess of Asturias (1851), Berengaria of Barcelona (1116), Isabella of Castile, Queen of Aragon (1283), and Aelia Flaccilla (356). After her are Fernán González of Castile (910), Muniadona of Castile (995), Beatrice of Castile (1242), Luisa de Guzmán (1613), Elisenda of Montcada (1292), and Constance of Aragon, Queen of Sicily (1343).