Alfonso IX of León

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Alfonso IX
Alfonso IX de León (Ayuntamiento de León).jpg
Imaginary portrait of King Alfonso IX of León (1171-1230).
King of León and Galicia
Reign22 January 1188 – 24 September 1230
PredecessorFerdinand II
SuccessorFerdinand III
Born15 August 1171
Zamora
Died24 September 1230 (Aged 59)
Villanueva de Sarria
Burial
Spouse
Theresa of Portugal
(m. 1191; annulled 1196)

Berengaria of Castile
(m. 1197; annulled 1204)
Issue
among others...
HouseCastilian House of Ivrea
FatherFerdinand II of León and Galicia
MotherUrraca of Portugal
ReligionRoman Catholicism

Alfonso IX (15 August 1171 – 23 or 24 September 1230) was King of León and Galicia from the death of his father Ferdinand II in 1188 until his own death.

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Alfonso IX of León
Cadet branch of the House of Ivrea
Born: 15 August 1171 Died: 23/24 September 1230
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Ferdinand II
King of León and Galicia
1188–1230
Succeeded by
Ferdinand III