The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 02-02-2008, 11:57 AM
Marengo's Avatar
Administrator
Royal Blogger, TRF Author
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posts: 14,820
King D. Henrique I 'The Cardinal'

Henrique I, King of Portugal and The Algarves, Archbisshop of Evora (1533-1540-1575-1578), Regent of The Kingdom (1562-1568), Archbisshop of Lisbon (1564-1570), Lord of Guinea, Lord of the Conquest, Navigation and Commerce of Ethiopia, Arabia, Persia and India (1578-1580); (Lisbon, 31 January 1512 - Almeirim, 31 January 1580)

Reign: 1578 - 1580

Predecessor: King Sebastião of Portugal and the Algarves

Succeeded by: King Philip II of Spain (King Philip I of Portugal)

Parents: King Manuel I op Portugal and Princess Maria of Aragon

Siblings: Prince Miguel da Paz; King Joao III of Portugal, Queen Isabel of Spain, Holy Roman Empress; Duchess Beatrice of Savoy, Prince Luis, Duke of Beja; Prince Fernando Duke of Trancoso; Prince Alfonso, Princess Maria, Prince Duarte of Portugal, Duke of Guimaraes
__________________

__________________
TRF Rules and FAQ
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 02-03-2008, 09:24 AM
Marengo's Avatar
Administrator
Royal Blogger, TRF Author
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posts: 14,820
Henry, Cardinal-King of Portugal or Henrique (in Portuguese, pronounced [ẽˈʁik(ɨ)]) the Chaste (Portuguese o Casto) (Lisbon, January 31, 1512 — Almeirim, January 31, 1580) was the seventeenth King of Portugal and Algarves. He ruled between 1578 and 1580.
Henry was the younger brother of King John III and, as a younger son, he was not expected to succeed to the Portuguese throne. Early in his life, Henry took Holy Orders to promote Portuguese interests within the Catholic Church, then dominated by Spain. He rose fast through the Church hierarchy, becoming in quick succession Archbishop of Braga, Archbishop of Evora and Grand Inquisitor before receiving a Cardinal's hat, receiving the Titulus Ss. Quattuor Coronatorum. Henry, more than anyone, endeavoured to bring the Jesuits to Portugal and employed them in the colonial empire.

Read the entire wikipedia article here.
__________________

__________________
TRF Rules and FAQ
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 11-01-2014, 07:46 PM
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Conneaut, United States
Posts: 1,523
If Pope Gregory XIII had released Henrique I from his ecclesiastical vows, which princesses would have been considered as a possible wife for Henrique?
__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
aviz, cardinal, catholicism, king henrique, portuguese history


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Caliph Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca, King of Hejaz and King of All Arabs Avalon Jordanian Royal History 2 06-03-2014 08:00 AM
King Carl Gustaf's 30th Jubilee as King: September 2003 Helen88 King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia 12 05-22-2012 02:55 AM
'King' D. Miguel I 'The Absolute King', the Miguelist Cause and descendants Marengo The Royal Family of Portugal 8 09-25-2009 12:33 PM
D. Henrique of Burgundy and D.ª Teresa of Leon, Counts of Portugal Marengo The Royal Family of Portugal 2 02-07-2008 08:26 AM




Popular Tags
belgium brussels carl philip charlene chris o'neill crown prince frederik crown princess mary crown princess mette-marit crown princess victoria current events engagement fashion genealogy germany grand duke henri hohenzollern infanta sofia jordan king carl xvi gustav king felipe king felipe vi king harald king juan carlos king philippe king willem-alexander letizia luxembourg nobility official visit olympics ottoman pieter van vollenhoven poland president hollande president komorowski prince albert prince albert ii prince carl philip prince constantijn prince daniel prince floris prince pieter-christiaan princess aimee princess alexia (2005 -) princess anita princess beatrix princess charlene princess laurentien princess madeleine princess margriet princess marilene princess mary princess mary fashion queen fabiola queen letizia queen mathilde queen maxima queen rania queen silvia queen sofia royal royal fashion russia sofia hellqvist spain state visit sweden the hague wedding winter olympics 2014



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:57 PM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014
Jelsoft Enterprises

Royal News Delivered to your Email!

You can get the latest Royal News right in your inbox.

unsusbcribe at anytime with one click

Close [X]