Military history of Portugal
The military history of Portugal is as long as the history of the country, from before the emergence of the independent Portuguese state.
Before the emergence of Portugal, between the 9th and the ...
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Portuguese Empire
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Reconquista
The Reconquista ("reconquest") is a period of approximately 781 years in the history of the Iberian Peninsula, after the Islamic conquest in 711 to the fall of Granada, the last Islamic state on the p...
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History of Portugal (1112-1279)
The kingdom of Portugal is established from the county of Portugal in the 1130s, ruled by the Alfonsine Dynasty.During most of the 12th and 13th centuries, its history is chiefly that of the gradual...
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Condado de Portucale
The County of Portugal (Portuguese: Condado de Portugal, Condado Portucalense, Condado de Portucale) refers to two successive medieval counties in the region around Braga and Porto, today corresp...
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County of Coimbra
The County of Coimbra (Portuguese: Condado de Coimbra) was a political entity consisting of the lands of Coimbra, Viseu, Lamego and Santa Maria da Feira, in modern Portugal. It arose within the Ki...
Kingdom of Galicia and Portugal
The Kingdom of Galicia (Galician: Reino de Galicia, or Galiza; Spanish: Reino de Galicia; Portuguese: Reino da Galiza; Latin: Galliciense Regnum) was a political entity located in sout...
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Condado Portucalense
The County of Portugal (Portuguese: Condado de Portugal, Condado Portucalense, Condado de Portucale) refers to two successive medieval counties in the region around Braga and Porto, today corresp...
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History of Portugal (1279-1415)
The history of the kingdom of Portugal in the period between the death of Afonso III in 1279 and the beginning of the Portuguese Empire in 1415 includes the succession crisis of 1383 and the subseque...
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1383-1385 Crisis
The 1383-1385 crisis or "Portuguese Interregnum" was a time of civil war in Portuguese history when no crowned king reigned. It began when King Ferdinand I of Portugal died without male heirs, and end...
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Anglo-Portuguese alliance
The Anglo-Portuguese Alliance (or Aliança Luso-Britânica), ratified at the Treaty of Windsor in 1386, between England (succeeded by the United Kingdom) and Portugal is the oldest alliance in the world...
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Portuguese Empire
The Portuguese Empire (Portuguese: Império Português), also known as the Portuguese Overseas (Ultramar Português), was the first global empire in history. In addition, it was t...
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Spanish-Portuguese War
Spanish–Portuguese War may refer to one of the following conflicts between Portugal and Spain or between Portugal and Castile (before 1715) :
List of wars involving Spain
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War of the Oranges
The War of the Oranges (Portuguese: Guerra das Laranjas; French: Guerre des Oranges; Spanish: Guerra de las Naranjas) was a brief conflict in 1801 in which Spanish forces, instigated by th...
Peninsular War
The Peninsular War (1807–1814) was a military conflict between the First French Empire and the allied powers of Spain, Britain and Portugal for control of the Iberian Peninsula during the Napoleonic W...
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Liberal Wars
The Liberal Wars, also known as the Portuguese Civil War, the War of the Two Brothers, or Miguelite War, was a war between progressive constitutionalists and authoritarian absolutists in Portugal over...
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Revolution of Maria da Fonte
The Revolution of Maria da Fonte, or Revolution of the Minho, is the name given to a popular revolt in the spring of 1846 against the Cartista government of Portugal (presided over by António Bernardo...
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Emboscada (historical event)
The Emboscada (Portuguese - Ambush) was a palace coup of 6 October 1846, by which queen Maria II deposed the government presided over by Pedro de Sousa Holstein, 1st Duke of Palmela, that had been ins...
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Patuleia
The Patuleia, Guerra da Patuleia, or Little Civil War was a civil war in Portugal, so called to distinguish it from the 'great' civil war between Dom Pedro and Dom Miguel that ended in 1834. The Patul...
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Scramble for Africa
The "Scramble for Africa" is the popular name for the invasion, occupation, colonization and annexation of African territory by European powers during the period of New Imperialism, between 1881 and ...
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British Ultimatum
The 1890 British Ultimatum was an ultimatum by the British government delivered on 11 January 1890 to Portugal. The ultimatum forced the retreat of Portuguese military forces from areas which had been...
Pink Map
The Pink Map (Portuguese: Mapa cor-de-rosa), also known as the Rose-Coloured Map, was a document prepared in 1885 to represent Portugal's claim of sovereignty over a land corridor connecting their...
Portuguese First Republic
The First Portuguese Republic (Portuguese: Primeira República) spans a complex 16-year period in the history of Portugal, between the end of the period of constitutional monarchy marked b...
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5 October 1910 revolution
The establishment of the Portuguese Republic was the result of a coup d'état organised by the Portuguese Republican Party which, on 5 October 1910, deposed the constitutional monarchy and established ...
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Portugal in World War I
Portugal did not initially form part of the system of alliances involved in World War I and thus initially kept its neutrality. However, tensions between Germany and Portugal arose due to German U-boa...
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Estado Novo (Portugal)
The Estado Novo ([ɨʃˈtadu ˈnovu] [ɨʃˈtaðu ˈnovu], "New State"), or the Second Republic, was the corporatist authoritarian regime installed in Portugal in 1933. It evolved from the Ditadura N...
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28th May 1926 coup d'état
The 28 May 1926 coup d'état, sometimes called 28 May Revolution or, during the period of Estado Novo (English: New State), National Revolution (Portuguese: Revolução Nacional), was a military ...
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Ditadura Nacional
The Ditadura Nacional ([ditɐˈðuɾɐ nɐsiuˈnaɫ], National Dictatorship) was the name of the Portuguese regime initiated by the election of President Óscar Carmona in 1928 (following all of the t...
Spanish Civil War
The Spanish Civil War (Spanish: Guerra civil española), widely known in Spain as the Civil War (Spanish: Guerra civil), or sometimes simply The War (Spanish: La guerra), was a civil war fo...
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Portuguese-Indian War
The 1961 Indian annexation of Goa (also referred to as the Invasion of Goa, the Liberation of Goa by Indian forces, and the Fall of Portuguese India), was an action by India's armed forces that end...
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