Leonora of Aragon (1405–1445)

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Leonora of Aragon (1405–1445)

Queen of Portugal. Name variations: Eleanor of Aragon. Born in 1405; died on February 19, 1445, in Toledo; daughter of Eleanor of Alburquerque (1374–1435) and Ferdinand I, king of Aragon (r. 1412–1416); sister of Maria of Aragon (1403–1445, mother of Henry IV, king of Castile); married Duarte I also known as Edward I (1391–1438), king of Portugal (r. 1433–1438); children: Joao or John (1429–1433); Filippa (1430–1439, died of the plague); Afonso also known as Alphonso V (1432–1481), king of Portugal (r. 1438–1481); Maria (1432–1432); Fernando or Ferdinand (1433–1470), duke of Viseu; Duarte (1435–1435); Caterina (1436–1463); Joanna of Portugal (1439–1475); Eleanor of Portugal (1434–1467, who married Frederick III, Holy Roman emperor).