The 1755 earthquake caused D. José to develop a severe case of claustrophobia. The capital was eventually rebuilt at great cost, and an equestrian statue of D. José still dominates Lisboa's main plaza.
Ferdinand Magellan was born to noble parents in Portugal in His parents died when he was a child, and he was sent to be a page to the queen. During this time, he attended school and studied geography, navigation, astronomy and cartography.
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Estátua da Rainha D. Catarina de Bragança (Lisboa) - Distrito de Lisboa | Guia da Cidade | Região de Lisboa - A estátua da Rainha D. Catarina de Bragança no Parque Tejo, é um réplica de outra construída nos EUA pela Associação Friends of Queen Catherine, de autoria da pintora e escultora Audrey Flack, nascida em Nova Iorque em 1931. A estátua é de bronze e tem cerca de 10 metros.
Queen Marie Jose and King Umberto, pais da Dona Maria Pia, Rainha de Portugal!
Isabel was born into an illustrious Portuguese family. Her parents were renowned rulers and they were to raise several celebrated children. Her older brothers were King Edward of Portugal, Peter, D…
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The Anglo - Portuguese Alliance (he was married to Catherine of Braganza or as we would say in Portuguese, Catarina De Bragança, the only Portuguese Queen of England in History and the one that introduced the English habit of having tea at 5 :-) The Last King/Charles II The Power and The Passion 1