Example sentences for: alfonso

How can you use “alfonso” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The coronation of his designated successor, Juan Carlos, the grandson of Alfonso XIII, brought the restoration of parliamentary democracy and a relaxation of customs and laws.

  • Where Altman keeps you at a distance, the Mexican-born director Alfonso Cuarón ( A Little Princess ) pulls you deep inside his characters' heads.

  • After several unsuccessful skirmishes, the Christian forces of Alfonso VI captured Madrid in 1083.

  • Under King Alfonso XIII neither dictatorship nor constitutional government was able to create and sustain domestic tranquillity, with the result that following anti-royalist election results in 1931 the king went into exile.

  • When the caudillo died in 1975, Prince Juan Carlos, the grandson of the Bourbon King Alfonso XIII, succeeded to the Spanish throne.

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