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Ferdinand II[1] (10 Mairch 1452 – 23 Januar 1516), cried the Catholic, wis in his ain richt the Keeng o Sicily frae 1468 an Keeng o Aragon[2] frae 1479. As Ferdinand V he wis the Keeng o Castile in his richt o his wife, Isabella I, frae 1475 till her daith in 1504. He wis recognised as regent o Castile for his dauchter an heir, Joanna, frae 1508 till his ain daith. In 1504, efter a war wi Fraunce, he acame Keeng o Naples as Ferdinand III, reunitin Naples wi Sicily permanently an for the first time syne 1458. In 1512, he acame Keeng o Navarre bi conquest efter assertin a hereditary claim.

Ferdinand "the Catholic"
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Portrait bi Michael Sittow
Keeng o Aragon, Valencia, an Sicily
Ring20 January 1479 – 23 January 1516
PredecessorJohn II
SuccessorJoanna
Keeng o Castile an León
Ring15 Januar 1475 – 26 November 1504
PredecessorIsabella I
SuccessorJoanna
Co-rulerIsabella I
Born10 Mairch 1452(1452-03-10)
Sos del Rey Católico
Dee'd23 Januar 1516(1516-01-23) (aged 63)
Madrigalejo, Extremadura
BuirialCapilla Real, Granada, Spain
SpouseIsabella I o Castile
Germaine o Foix
IssueIsabella, Queen o Portugal
John, Prince o Asturias
Joanna, Queen o Aragon an Castile
Maria, Queen o Portugal
Catherine, Queen o Ingland
HooseHoise o Trastámara
FaitherJohn II o Aragon
MitherJuana Enríquez
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
SeegnaturFerdinand "the Catholic"'s signature

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  1. Aragonese: Ferrando, Spaingie: Fernando, Catalan: Ferran
  2. Aragonese croun includit the kinricks o Majorca, Sardinie an Valencie, as well as the Principality o Catalonie.