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Enrique II de Castilla

King of Castile
Escudo del Reino de Castilla y León
Henry II of Castile 
King of Castile
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Enrique II en la tabla Virgen de Tobed (c. 1360), de Jaume Serra
Sepulcro de Enrique II, rey de Castilla y León. Capilla de los Reyes Nuevos de la Catedral de Toledo.jpg
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Date of birth13 January 1334
Seville
Date of death29 May 1379
Santo Domingo de la Calzada
  • poisoning
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  • King of Castile
  • Lord of Molina
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  • Beatriz Ponce de León
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Henry II of Castile (Seville, 13 January 1334 – Santo Domingo de la Calzada, 29 May 1379) was the first King of Castile and León from the House of Trastámara. He became king in 1369 by defeating his half-brother, king Peter I of Castile, after numerous rebellions and battles. As king he was involved in the Ferdinanine Wars and the Hundred Years' War.

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