Alfonso V of León

Alfonso V of León

King of León

Alfonso V, called the Noble, was King of León from 999 to 1028. He was the son of Bermudo II by his second wife Elvira García of Castile. The Abbot Oliva called him "Emperor of Spain". Because of his youth at his father's death, his mother acted as a regent. She retired in 1007 and became a nun. He began the work of reorganizing the Christian kingdom of the northwest of the Iberian Peninsula after a most disastrous period of civil war and Arab inroads.… Read More

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994 AD Birth Born in 994.


1028 34 Years Old Died in 1028.
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