John I of Castile

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John I (Spanish: Juan I; 24 August 1358 – 9 October 1390) was King of Castile and León from 1379 until 1390. He was the son of Henry II[2] and of his wife Juana Manuel of Castile.

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John I
Depiction of John as young infante by Jaime Serra (c. 1375)[1]
King of Castile and León
Reign29 May 1379 – 9 October 1390
Coronation25 July 1379
PredecessorHenry II
SuccessorHenry III
Born24 August 1358
Died9 October 1390(1390-10-09) (aged 32)
Alcalá de Henares
SpouseEleanor of Aragon
Beatrice of Portugal
IssueHenry III of Castile
Ferdinand I of Aragon
FatherHenry II of Castile
MotherJuana Manuel
ReligionRoman Catholicism