Ines de Castro - Mistress and possible wife of Pedro I of Portugal. They had three children. he may have married her and his father had her murdered a year later. Pedro declared their marriage legal when he became king and declared her his queen.
JGT Post Submitted by date-in-december (King Peter I of Portugal has Inês de Castro’s body (she was murdered) exhumed and crowned her Queen of Portugal, forcing the clergy and nobility to kiss the bones of her hands)
Ines de Castro was crowned here, in the Church of Santa Cruz (Holy Cross) in Coimbra. This church is at the end of a beautiful street in Coimbra where I had the most delicious lunch at a nice little cafe.