Sancho IV of Castile (12 May 1258 – 25 April 1295) called the Brave ( el Bravo ), was the king of Castile, León and Galicia from 1284 to his death. Following his brother Ferdinand's death, he gained the support of nobles that declared him king instead of Ferdinand's son Alfonso.
Sancho IV, byname Sancho The Brave, Spanish Sancho El Bravo, (born 1257—died April 25, 1295, Toledo, Castile), king of Castile and Leon from 1284 to 1295, second son of Alfonso X. Though ambitious and ruthless, he was also an able politician and a cultivated man.
Sancho IV (Sancho the Brave), 1257?-1295, Spanish king of Castile and León (1284–95), son and successor of Alfonso X. On the death (1275) of his elder brother, Ferdinand de la Cerda, Sancho was designated as Alfonso's successor by a coalition of nobles.
May 12, 1258 – April 25, 1295. Sancho IV of Castile was born on May 12, 1258, in Valladolid, Castile. The second son of King Alfonso X and Queen Violant of Aragon, Prince Sancho wasn’t intended to inherit the throne. Instead, the prince’s elder brother, Ferdinand, was his father’s heir.
Sancho IV the Brave was the King of Castile, León and Galicia from 1284 to his death. He was the second son of Alfonso X and Yolanda, daughter of James I of Aragon. His elder brother, Ferdinand de la Cerda, died in November 1275, and in 1282 Sancho assembled a coalition of nobles to declare for him against Ferdinand's...
Sancho IV el Bravo, rey de Castilla y León (Valladolid, 12 de mayo de 1258 - † Toledo, 25 de abril de 1295). Rey de Castilla y León. Hijo de Alfonso X el Sabio, rey de Castilla y León, y de su esposa, la reina Violante de Aragón y Hungría, hija de Jaime I el Conquistador, rey de Aragón.
About Sancho IV of Castile. Sancho IV the Brave (1257 or 1258 – 25 April 1295, Toledo) was the king of Castile and León from 1284 to his death. He was the second son of Alfonso X and Yolanda, daughter of James I of Aragon. His elder brother, Ferdinand de la Cerda, died in November 1275, and in 1282 Sancho assembled a coalition of nobles to ...
In 1068, Sancho defeated his cousins Sancho IV of Navarre and Sancho of Aragon in the War of the Three Sanchos. This expanded his Kingdom of Castile with the reconquered land of Bureba , Alta Rioja , and Álava , which his father had given to Sancho IV's father, García , for his support in defeating Bermudo III of León .
king (1054-1076), Navarra Notable Family Members: father García III (or IV) See all related content → Sancho IV, (born c. 1038—died 1076, Peñalén, Navarre [Spain]), king of Pamplona (Navarre) from 1054 to 1076, son of García III (or IV). Sancho had to contend with Castilian irredentism and Aragonese ambition.
Sancho IV de Castilla. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. English: Sancho IV the Brave ( Valladolid, 12 May 1258 – Toledo, 25 April 1295) was the King of Castile, León and Galicia from 1284 to his death. He was the second son of Alfonso X and Yolanda, daughter of James I of Aragon. Español: Sancho IV de Castilla, llamado ...