Urraca of Portugal (c. 1151–1188)

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Urraca of Portugal (c. 1151–1188)

Queen of Leon. Born around 1151; died on October 16, 1188; daughter of Matilda of Maurienne (c. 1125–1157) and Alphonso I Henriques, king of Portugal (r. 1139–1185); sister of Sancho I, king of Portugal (r. 1185–1211), Matilda of Portugal (c. 1149–1173), and Teresa of Portugal (1157–1218); became first wife of Fernando or Ferdinand II (1137–1188), king of Leon (r. 1157–1188), in 1165(divorced 1175); children: Alfonso or Alphonso IX (1171–1230), king of Leon (r. 1188–1230).