Pedro I (Castilla) de Castilla

Pedro Alfónsez (Castilla) de Castilla (1334 - 1369)

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Pedro Alfónsez (Pedro I) "Rey de Castilla y León, el Cruel, the Just" de Castilla formerly Castilla
Born in Burgos, Burgos, Castilla-Leon, Spainmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married in Santa Maria, Valladolid, Valladolid, Spainmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Montiel, Ciudad Real, Castilla-La Mancha, Spainmap
Profile last modified | Created 4 Oct 2014
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Categories: House of Bourgogne | War of the Two Peters | Castilian Civil War | Battle of Nájera | This Day In History April 03.

Preceded by
Alfonso XI
King of Castile and León
1350 - 1366
Succeeded by
Henry II of Castile
Preceded by
Henry II of Castile
King of Castile and León
1367 - 1369
Succeeded by
Henry II of Castile


Peter of Castile

  • Deposed by Henry of Trastámara (Henry II of Castile)
  • House of Burgundy
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ES: Pedro el Cruel; EN: Peter the Cruel[1]


  • Royal Ancestry by Douglas Richardson Vol. II page 121-122



  1. Pedro I de Castilla, nacido en Burgos, Castilla, 30 de agosto de 1334, llamado el Cruel por sus detractores y el Justiciero por sus partidarios, fue rey de Castilla desde el 26 de marzo de 1350.
    Called Peter the Cruel or Peter the Just. He married and caused to be murdered Blanche de Bourbon and later Juana de Castro, whom he deserted after she bore him a son. Maria de Padilla was his mistress; they were married in 1353; His parents were double first cousins.

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Praying statue of Peter I of Castile.
Praying statue of Peter I of Castile.


On 3 Oct 2016 at 07:12 GMT C (Sälgö) S wrote:


On 19 Sep 2016 at 07:41 GMT Michelle (Bairfield) Brooks wrote:

Castilla-125 and Castilla-79 appear to represent the same person because: found Castilla-125 orphaned

Pedro I is 27 degrees from Rosa Parks, 24 degrees from Anne Tichborne and 16 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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