• Born date: 1185-04-23
  • Born in: Kingdom of Portugal
  • Death date: 1223-03-25
  • Death in: Kingdom of Portugal
Afonso II of Portugal

Afonso II redirects here. It may also refer to Afonso II of Kongo.Afonso II (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɐˈfõsu]; English: Alphonzo), or Affonso (Archaic Portuguese), Alfonso or Alphonso (Portuguese-Galician) or Alphonsus (Latin version), nicknamed "the Fat" (Portuguese o Gordo), King of Portugal, was born in Coimbra on 23 April 1185 and died on 25 March 1223 in the same city. He was the second but eldest surviving son of Sancho I of Portugal by his wife, Dulce, Infanta of Aragon.