Infanta Maria Manuela o Portugal

Infanta Maria Manuela o Portugal (15 October 1527 – 12 Julie 1545) was the eldest dochter and second child of Keeng John III o Portugal an his wife Catherine o Austrick. She was Princess of Asturies and Duchess o Milan as the first wife o the future Philip II o Spain, an Princess of Portugal as heir presumptive tae the Portuguese throne atween 1527 an 1535. She died as a result o childbirth.

Infanta Maria Manuela
Princess o Asturies
Maria Manuela, Princess of Portugal and Asturias - El Prado.jpg
Portrait bi Antonis Mor.
Born15 October 1527
Coimbra, Portugal
Dee'd12 Julie 1545(1545-07-12) (aged 17)
Valladolid, Spain
BuirialEl Escorial
SpousePhilip, Prince o Asturies (m. 1543)
IssueCarlos, Prince o Asturies
HooseAviz (bi birth)
Habsburgs o Spain (bi mairiage)
FaitherJohn III o Portugal
MitherCatherine o Austrick
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
Coat of Arms of Maria Manuela of Portugal as Princess Consort of Asturias.svg


on 12 November 1543 at Salamanca, she mairit her cousin Infante Felipe o Spain, Prince o Asturies (son an heir o Charles V, Haly Roman Emperor an his wife Isabel o Portugal) They haed ane son.


  1. Carlos, Prince o Asturies (8 Julie 1545 – 24 Julie 1568) niver mairit an haed nae issue.


  • 15 October 1527 - 12 November 1543 The Infanta Dona Maria Manuela o Portugal, Princess o Portugal.
  • 12 November 1543 - 12 Julie 1545 The Princess o Asturies.

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