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The statue of El Cid in Burgos ?

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  • Hero of the Spanish Reconquista.
  • His real name: Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar. The Moors called him El Cid (the Lord), the Christians El Campeador (the Champion).
  • He became prince of Valencia in 1094, followed by his wife Jimena.
  • His statue is located Plaza Mio Cid in Burgos, in the autonomous community of Castile and León, Spain.
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Statue of El Cid Campeador in Burgos
(Photo credit: Alexandre-Pierre Gaspar)

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