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António de Gouveia
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Date of Birth: Between 1565 and 1575

Place of Birth: Beja, Portugal

Date of Death: 18 August 1628

Place of Death: Manzanares de Membrilla, Spain


António de Gouveia – also spelt Gouvea in older texts – was born in the Portuguese town of Beja between 1565 and 1575, perhaps nearer the later date. He was admitted to the Order of St Augustine in Lisbon in June 1591, and six years later, in April 159…

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Loureiro, Rui, “António de Gouveia”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 07 August 2020 <>

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