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Charles V

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Charles V

Holy Roman Emperor

    Ferdinand II of Aragon

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    • Grandfather of Charles V — 3rd Generation
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    • 1452 
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    • 1516 
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    • aka Ferdinand II of Aragon

      The marriage of Ferdinand of Aragon to Isabella of Castile united the kingdoms of Aragon and Castile. The subsequent conquering of Navarre brought together the territories that would become Spain. He was in essence the first king of a united Spain.

      King Ferdinand and his wife Queen Isabella sponsored the first voyage of Christopher Columbus in 1492.

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  • Sources for Ferdinand II of Aragon

    • 2 von Redlich, Marcellus Donald Alexander R., Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants, Volume I, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company (1988), 58.