Web Results

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/El_Cid

Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar ( c. 1040 – 1099) was a Castilian nobleman and military leader in ... El Cid found work fighting for the Muslim rulers of Zaragoza, whom he .... times in front of Santa Gadea (Saint Agatha) Church in Burgos that he did not ..... The 1961 epic film, El Cid, was a romanticized story of the life of Rodrigo Díaz  ...

www.britannica.com/biography/El-Cid-Castilian-military-leader

El Cid: c. 1043 Vivar, near Burgos, Castile [Spain] July 10, 1099 Valencia Castilian ... When Sancho succeeded to the Castilian throne (1065), he nominated the ... 1081 the Cid never again was able to live for long in Alfonso VI's dominions.

www.ctspanish.com/legends/elcid.htm

El Cid was brought up in the court of King Fernand I and he lived in the ... El Cid from his kingdom and from then on El Cid was not able to live safely in any area ... The reason El Cid did not want to fight was because he was hoping that both ...

www.historynet.com/the-genius-of-el-cid.htm

Aug 3, 2011 ... Ho Chi Minh and the OSS · Live from Washington, It's Lottery Night 1969! ... Known as El Cid, or “the master,” Rodrigo today is legendary for his exploits during the ... Thanks to an ingenious surprise attack, he routed the Muslim forces, becoming the only .... The European armies did enjoy one advantage.

staff.esuhsd.org/balochie/studentprojects/elcid/index.html

El Cid was very close to Sancho. Prince Sancho was the eldest son of King Ferdinand I. When the king died, he divided his kingdom among his five children.

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/El_Cid

Late in life, El Cid captured the Mediterranean coastal city of Valencia, ruling it until .... holy relics multiple times that he did not participate in the plot to kill his brother. .... Legend has it that after El Cid died he was strapped onto his horse and ...

www.lordsandladies.org/el-cid.htm

Short Biography, facts and interesting information about El Cid the life of a ... 1044 – 1099; Date of Birth: He was born at Burgos, Spain in 1044 – his exact date ...

www.nobility.org/2011/09/26/el-cids-story-living-legend

Sep 26, 2011 ... Alfonso barely escaped with his life. ... When El Cid returned to the East, he found himself completely abandoned ... During his darkest moment, the vaunted courage of the Cid did not fail him and he determinedly set about ...

biography.yourdictionary.com/el-cid

El Cid facts: The Cid (1043-1099), or Cid Campeador, was the greatest ... About 1058 his father died, and Rodrigo went to live in the household of Prince Sancho. ... After the Cid forced Alfonso to swear that he had no complicity in Sancho's ...

www.mythencyclopedia.com/Ca-Cr/Cid-El.html

The Life of El Cid Born around 1043, Rodrigo Díaz was the son of a minor Spanish nobleman. He spent his early years in the service of Sancho, a son of King ...