Alfonso x

(“Alfonso the Wise”) 1221–84, king of Castile 1252–84.
Historical Examples

An exponent of the monarchical ideas of Alfonso X, he proceeded by diverse routes to his end.
A History of Spain Charles E. Chapman

Bull-fighting was clearly in existence by the time of Alfonso X, and thenceforth enjoyed great popularity.
A History of Spain Charles E. Chapman

One of the principal names was that of Alfonso X, who was also a writer of note in other branches of literature and learning.
A History of Spain Charles E. Chapman


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