Person:Afonso, 1st Duke of Braganza (1)

Afonso , 1st Duke of Braganza
b.1377
d.1461
Facts and Events
Name Afonso , 1st Duke of Braganza
Alt Name Affonso De Portugal
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1377 House of Braganza
Death[1] 1461
Reference Number? Q964618?


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Afonso of Braganza (; 10 August 1377 – 15 December 1461) was the first Duke of Braganza and the eighth Count of Barcelos. He would start a dynasty, the House of Braganza, that would end up being the most powerful and wealthy in all of Portugal. His descendents would go on to become high-ranking nobles, imperial officials, and even the Kings of Portugal and the Emperors of Brazil.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Afonso, 1st Duke of Braganza, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   Alfonso I de Bragança, Duque de Bragança, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.