Today in History - March 3rd. 1455 - John II of Portugal

John II of Portugal was born on March 3rd. 1455 in Lisbon.


John II of Portugal
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His parents were King Alfonso V of Portugal and Isabella of Coimbra.

In 1470 John II of Portugal married Eleanor of Viseu.


Eleanor of Viseu
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King John II of Portugal died on October 25th. 1495 without a male
heir apparent. He was succeeded by his first cousin Manuel I.
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