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Eleanor of Sicily
Queen consort of Aragon
Tenure 1349-1375
Spouse Peter IV of Aragon
John I of Aragon
Martin of Aragon
Eleanor, Queen of Castile
House House of Aragon
Father Peter II of Aragon
Mother Elisabeth of Carinthia
Born 1329
Died 1375 (aged 46)
Barcelona, Spain
Religion Roman Catholic

Eleanor of Sicily (1325 - 1375) was Queen Consort of Aragon (1349-1375). She was the daughter of Peter II of Sicily and Elisabeth of Carinthia.

She was the third wife of Peter IV of Aragon, whom she married in Valencia on 27 August 1349, on condition that they renounce all rights to any Sicilian Crown.

Eleanor's brother Frederick III the Simple, married Constance of Aragon (Eleanor's stepdaughter). Frederick and Constança had a daughter, Mary of Sicily but no sons. Then in 1357 Frederick gave Peter rights to the succession of Sicily and the rights of the duchies of Athens and Neopatria. They were formally incorporated into the Crown of Aragon.

Eleanor and Peter had four children:

Preceded by
Eleanor of Portugal
Queen Consort of Aragon
Succeeded by
Sibila of Fortia


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