Berengaria ( Castilian: Berenguela ), nicknamed the Great (Castilian: la Grande) (1179 or 1180 – 8 November 1246), was Queen of Castile  for a brief time in 1217, and Queen of León from 1197 to 1204 as the second wife of King Alfonso IX. As the eldest child and heir presumptive of Alfonso VIII of Castile, she was a sought after bride, and ...
- Henry I of Castile
He was the brother of Berenguela and Mafalda of Castile. In...
- Henry I of Castile
Berengaria (Castilian: Berenguela; 1 January/June 1180 – 8 November 1246), was briefly queen of Castile and León. The eldest daughter of Alfonso VIII of Castile and Eleanor of England, she was briefly engaged to Conrad II, Duke of Swabia, but he was murdered in 1196 before they could be married.
Also known as: Berengaria of Castile More About Berenguela of Castile Berenguela was born to King Alfonso VIII of Castile and Eleanor Plantagenet, Queen of Castile. An arranged marriage to Conrad II of Swabia did not happen; he was murdered in 1196 before the marriage was held. Berenguela's Marriage
Berengaria was born a princess of Castile (in modern central Spain), the eldest daughter of Alphonso VIII and his queen Eleanor of Castile . In 1197, Berengaria was married to Alphonso IX, king of León (in southcentral modern Spain), and eventually gave birth to three daughters and two sons.
Berengaria was born in either 1179 or 1180 in Burgos as the eldest daughter of Alfonso VIII of Castile and Eleanor of England. She would be one of 11 siblings, and she was heir presumptive for several years until the birth of subsequent younger brothers.
Berenguela. de Castilla y de León. Plantagenet. Birth. 1 Jan 1180. Segovia, Provincia de Segovia, Castilla y León, Spain. Death. 8 Nov 1246 (aged 66) Burgos, Provincia de Burgos, Castilla y León, Spain.
Berengaria of Navarre (Basque: Berengela, Spanish: Berenguela, French: Bérengère; c. 1165–1170 – 23 December 1230) was Queen of England as the wife of Richard I of England. She was the eldest daughter of Sancho VI of Navarre and Sancha of Castile. As is the case with many of the medieval English queens, little is known of her life.
Berengaria of Castile is the 3,372nd most popular politician (down from 3,312th in 2019), the 287th most popular biography from Spain (down from 285th in 2019) and the 102nd most popular Spanish Politician. Berengaria of Castile is most famous for being the wife of Richard the Lionheart.
Berengaria was a daughter of King Alfonso IX of León and Queen Berengaria I of Castile. She was a younger sister of Ferdinand III of Castile and Alfonso of Molina. Their paternal grandparents were Ferdinand II of León and Urraca of Portugal. Their maternal grandparents were Alfonso VIII of Castile and Eleanor of England.
Berengaria ; 1179 or 1180 – 8 November 1246) was reigning Queen of Castile for a brief time in 1217, and Queen of León from 1197 to 1204 as the second wife of King Alfonso IX. As the eldest child and heir presumptive of Alfonso VIII of Castile, she was a sought after bride, and was engaged to Conrad, the son of Holy Roman Emperor ...