Birth of Isabella of Portugal

The 24 October 1503 Maria of Aragon gave birth to a healthy baby-girl that she named Isabella.  She was an “Infanta” (princess) of Portugal and the younger sister of John III of Portugal. Isabella was named after her maternal grandmother, Isabella I of Castile, and after her aunt, Isabella of Aragon , who was also the first spouse of her father.

Her brother, John III was sworn heir to the throne in this year as well.

John III of portugal 3

Prince John III from the triptych of the Infantes 

Boa noite meus amigos, Hilde




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