Play Video
1
1419 O plan de Alfonso V "o Magnánimo"
1419 O plan de Alfonso V "o Magnánimo"
::2012/06/18::
Play Video
2
Barcelona Cathedral video, Barcelona  - Budgetplaces.com & Barcelona30.com
Barcelona Cathedral video, Barcelona - Budgetplaces.com & Barcelona30.com
::2010/06/14::
Play Video
3
Castell d
Castell d'Alaró,Mallorca
::2013/11/03::
Play Video
4
MAHÓN (BALEARES) - MUCHOVIAJE
MAHÓN (BALEARES) - MUCHOVIAJE
::2008/02/11::
Play Video
5
Historia del Puerto de Mahón y de Menorca 01
Historia del Puerto de Mahón y de Menorca 01
::2009/11/25::
Play Video
6
San Juan Ciudadela,Sant Joan Ciutadella  Menorca 2012
San Juan Ciudadela,Sant Joan Ciutadella Menorca 2012
::2013/03/23::
Play Video
7
Noche de San Juan Ciudadela,Sant Joan Ciutadella 2012
Noche de San Juan Ciudadela,Sant Joan Ciutadella 2012
::2012/06/24::
Play Video
8
Juegos d
Juegos d'es Pla ciutadella menorca ,Fiestas de San Juan 2012
::2012/06/24::
Play Video
9
Juegos d
Juegos d'es Pla ciutadella menorca ,Fiestas de San Juan
::2012/06/24::
Play Video
10
Juegos d
Juegos d'es Pla ciutadella menorca ,Fiestas de San Juan
::2012/06/24::
Play Video
11
Clara y Jennifer de GLOBBTV en el III Iniciador Aragon
Clara y Jennifer de GLOBBTV en el III Iniciador Aragon
::2010/05/24::
Play Video
12
Aeropuerto Alfonso Bonilla Aragón, Valle del Cauca, Colombia
Aeropuerto Alfonso Bonilla Aragón, Valle del Cauca, Colombia
::2013/01/06::
Play Video
13
PROYECTO DE FUERZA AÉREA EN AEROPUERTO ALFONSO BONILLA ARAGON
PROYECTO DE FUERZA AÉREA EN AEROPUERTO ALFONSO BONILLA ARAGON
::2014/04/24::
Play Video
14
Premiación Premios Alfonso Bonilla Aragón - Radio 2013
Premiación Premios Alfonso Bonilla Aragón - Radio 2013
::2013/08/23::
Play Video
15
III ENCUENTRO CONFLUENCIA IZQUIERDA ARAGON. 290714
III ENCUENTRO CONFLUENCIA IZQUIERDA ARAGON. 290714
::2014/07/31::
Play Video
16
Liberación de secuestrados: Llegada de los helicópteros al aeropuerto Alfonso Bonilla Aragón
Liberación de secuestrados: Llegada de los helicópteros al aeropuerto Alfonso Bonilla Aragón
::2011/02/15::
Play Video
17
Amazing Aragón
Amazing Aragón
::2014/07/28::
Play Video
18
Antonio Aragon VS Alfonso Perez.wmv
Antonio Aragon VS Alfonso Perez.wmv
::2010/08/04::
Play Video
19
ALFONSO ALCANTARA (@YORIENTO) EN EL INICIADOR ARAGON 21-5-2010
ALFONSO ALCANTARA (@YORIENTO) EN EL INICIADOR ARAGON 21-5-2010
::2010/05/21::
Play Video
20
Premios Alfonso Bonilla Aragón 2010 - Categoría periodismo electrónico
Premios Alfonso Bonilla Aragón 2010 - Categoría periodismo electrónico
::2010/08/06::
Play Video
21
Castillo de Molina de Aragón
Castillo de Molina de Aragón
::2013/09/13::
Play Video
22
La Corona d
La Corona d'Aragon
::2012/06/13::
Play Video
23
Almogávares saludan con la armas en alto a Alfonso I de Aragón
Almogávares saludan con la armas en alto a Alfonso I de Aragón
::2010/06/08::
Play Video
24
ALFONSO ALCANTARA (@YORIENTO) EN EL INICIADOR ARAGON 21-5-2010
ALFONSO ALCANTARA (@YORIENTO) EN EL INICIADOR ARAGON 21-5-2010
::2010/05/22::
Play Video
25
This is Isabella of Aragon, 1470-1524
This is Isabella of Aragon, 1470-1524
::2012/06/13::
Play Video
26
Entrevista a Jesús María Aragón (SG del Partido Carlista)
Entrevista a Jesús María Aragón (SG del Partido Carlista)
::2014/06/07::
Play Video
27
Conoce Sicilia en primavera 2/4
Conoce Sicilia en primavera 2/4
::2011/08/30::
Play Video
28
ALFONSO ALCANTARA (@YORIENTO) EN EL INICIADOR ARAGON 21-5-2010
ALFONSO ALCANTARA (@YORIENTO) EN EL INICIADOR ARAGON 21-5-2010
::2010/05/22::
Play Video
29
XI Autocross Motorland Aragon - Resúmen y entrevistas
XI Autocross Motorland Aragon - Resúmen y entrevistas
::2014/03/31::
Play Video
30
La Peninsula de los cinco Reinos
La Peninsula de los cinco Reinos
::2012/02/05::
Play Video
31
Conoce Sicilia en primavera 4/4
Conoce Sicilia en primavera 4/4
::2011/08/30::
Play Video
32
Debate Colegio Castilla y Aragón
Debate Colegio Castilla y Aragón
::2013/11/04::
Play Video
33
ARAGÓN ESTRENA: Viernes 4 de abril de 2014
ARAGÓN ESTRENA: Viernes 4 de abril de 2014
::2014/04/04::
Play Video
34
Fernando SESMA en el III Iniciador ARAGON
Fernando SESMA en el III Iniciador ARAGON
::2010/05/24::
Play Video
35
Breve Historia de España 4 - Edad Media (3 de 3) de Pedro III a Enrique IV el impotente.
Breve Historia de España 4 - Edad Media (3 de 3) de Pedro III a Enrique IV el impotente.
::2013/06/10::
Play Video
36
Ven a la Universidad Alfonso X el Sabado
Ven a la Universidad Alfonso X el Sabado
::2013/07/03::
Play Video
37
Fernando LASAOSA en el III Iniciador ARAGON
Fernando LASAOSA en el III Iniciador ARAGON
::2010/05/24::
Play Video
38
"El Procedimiento Administrativo" Lic. Alfonso Olachea A.
"El Procedimiento Administrativo" Lic. Alfonso Olachea A.
::2013/03/01::
Play Video
39
Feria del Regalo de Molina de Aragón [A las 7]
Feria del Regalo de Molina de Aragón [A las 7]
::2013/12/19::
Play Video
40
Alex de CUSTOMEDIA en el III Iniciador Aragon
Alex de CUSTOMEDIA en el III Iniciador Aragon
::2010/05/24::
Play Video
41
corona de aragon falseo de la historia
corona de aragon falseo de la historia
::2010/08/07::
Play Video
42
Maria SERRANO en el III Iniciador Aragon
Maria SERRANO en el III Iniciador Aragon
::2010/05/24::
Play Video
43
Entrevista a  Alfonso Alcantara  @yoriento en III Iniciador Zaragoza
Entrevista a Alfonso Alcantara @yoriento en III Iniciador Zaragoza
::2010/08/03::
Play Video
44
Policía Nacional desarticula en Aragón una banda que utilizaba a inmigrantes para introducir hachís
Policía Nacional desarticula en Aragón una banda que utilizaba a inmigrantes para introducir hachís
::2014/03/13::
Play Video
45
La gran aventura del reino de Asturias - 20 Alfonso II el casto
La gran aventura del reino de Asturias - 20 Alfonso II el casto
::2012/12/19::
Play Video
46
¿Cómo afecta la situación de los pilotos de Avianca el Bonilla Aragón?
¿Cómo afecta la situación de los pilotos de Avianca el Bonilla Aragón?
::2013/09/16::
Play Video
47
Reyes de Aragón
Reyes de Aragón
::2010/05/10::
Play Video
48
Pablo Iglesias - Comunicación política en tiempos de crisis
Pablo Iglesias - Comunicación política en tiempos de crisis
::2013/05/22::
Play Video
49
MANDALABAND - IV - The Kingdom of Aragon (PR)
MANDALABAND - IV - The Kingdom of Aragon (PR)
::2010/10/14::
Play Video
50
Breve Historia de España 3 - Edad Media (2 de 3) de Almanzor a Alfonso X el Sabio.
Breve Historia de España 3 - Edad Media (2 de 3) de Almanzor a Alfonso X el Sabio.
::2013/06/10::
NEXT >>
RESULTS [51 .. 101]
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Alfonso III
Jaume Mateu - Alfons II the Liberal - Google Art Project.jpg
King of Aragon, Valencia and Count of Barcelona
Reign 1285–1291
Coronation 2 February 1286 (Valencia)
9 April 1286 (Zaragoza)
Predecessor Peter III
Successor James II
House House of Aragon
Father Peter III of Aragon
Mother Constance of Sicily
Born 4 November 1265
Valencia
Died 18 June 1291 (aged 26)
Barcelona
Burial Barcelona Cathedral; prev. Convent de San Francisco, Barcelona
Religion Roman Catholicism

Alfonso III (4 November 1265, in Valencia – 18 June 1291), called the Liberal (el Liberal) or the Free (also "the Frank," from el Franc), was the King of Aragon and Count of Barcelona (as Alfons II) from 1285. He conquered the Kingdom of Majorca between his succession and 1287.

He was a son of Peter III of Aragon and Constance of Sicily, daughter and heiress of Manfred of Sicily. His maternal grandmother Beatrice of Savoy was a daughter of Amadeus IV of Savoy and Marguerite of Burgundy, Countess of Savoy.

Soon after assuming the throne, he conducted a campaign to reincorporate the Balearic Islands into the Kingdom of Aragon - which had been lost due to the division of the kingdom by his grandfather, James I of Aragon. Thus in 1285 he declared war on his uncle, James II of Majorca, and conquered both Majorca (1285) and Ibiza (1286), effectively reassuming suzerainty over the Kingdom of Majorca. He followed this with the conquest of Minorca - until then, an autonomous Muslim state (Manûrqa) within the Kingdom of Majorca - on 17 January 1287, the anniversary of which now serves as Minorca's national holiday.

He initially sought to maintain Aragonese control over Sicily early in his reign by supporting the claims to the island of his brother, James II of Aragon. However, he later pressed his brother to retract the claims and instead supported the claim from the Papal States.

His reign was marred by a constitutional struggle with the Aragonese nobles, which eventually culminated in the articles of the Union of Aragon - the so-called "Magna Carta of Aragon", which devolved several key royal powers into the hands of lesser nobles. His inability to resist the demands of his nobles was to leave a heritage of disunity in Aragon and further dissent amongst the nobility, who increasingly saw little reason to respect the throne, and brought the Kingdom of Aragon close to anarchy.

During his lifetime a dynastic marriage with Princess Eleanor of England,[1] daughter of King Edward I of England, was arranged. However Alfonso died before meeting his bride. He died at the age of 26 in 1291, and was buried in the Franciscan convent in Barcelona; since 1852 his remains have been buried in Barcelona Cathedral.

Dante Alighieri, in the Divine Comedy, recounts that he saw Alfonso's spirit seated outside the gates of Purgatory with the other monarchs whom Dante blamed for the chaotic political state of Europe during the 13th century.

Ancestry[edit]

Notes[edit]

Sources[edit]

  • Alighieri, Dante, Purgatorio, Canto VII, l. 115ff.
  • Nelson, Lynn. The Chronicle of San Juan De LA Pena: A Fourteenth-Century Official History of the Crown of Aragon (University of Pennsylvania Press, 1991) ISBN 0-8122-1352-1
  • O'Callaghan, Joseph. A History of Medieval Spain (Cornell University Press, 1983) ISBN 0-8014-9264-5
Alfonso III of Aragon
Cadet branch of the House of Barcelona
Born: c. 1265 Died: 18 June 1291
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Peter III
King of Aragon
1285–1291
Succeeded by
James II
Count of Barcelona
1285–1291
King of Valencia
1285–1291
Preceded by
James II
King of Majorca
by conquest; still disputed with James II

1286–1291
Wikipedia content is licensed under the GFDL License
Powered by YouTube
LEGAL
  • Mashpedia © 2014