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Pedro Teixeira
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Date of Birth: Approximately 1570

Place of Birth: Northern Portugal

Date of Death: After 1610

Place of Death: Unknown


Little is known about the life of Pedro Teixeira, except for what he tells us in the Relaciones. The place and the exact date of his birth are unknown, but he was born sometime in the 1570s. According to Rui Loureiro, there are indications in the Relaciones that he was probably born in northern Portugal (‘Drogas asi…

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F. Cutillas, José, “Pedro Teixeira”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <>

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