• Born date: 1432-01-15
  • Born in: Kingdom of Portugal
  • Death date: 1481-08-28
  • Death in: Kingdom of Portugal
Afonso V of Portugal

Afonso V (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɐˈfõsu], originally Affonso) KG (15 January 1432 – 28 August 1481), called the African (Portuguese: o Africano), was King of Portugal and the Algarves. His sobriquet refers to his conquests in Northern Africa.