King John of Gaunt of Spain?

If I were to tell you that John of Gaunt, son of King Edward III, and one of the wealthiest and most dashing individuals in England, not only once claimed the throne of Castile in late 14th century but actually tried to the take kingdom over, would believe me? Well, you should, because it really happened. Both he and his older brother, Edward, the Black Prince, were active in these lands during this volatile period in European history. Listen to this brief podcast and learn more. Enjoy!

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