Archduke Charles, grandson of Ferdinand of Aragon, arrives in Spain
from the Netherlands to claim his inheritance after the death of
his grandfather. Although Ferdinand's direct heir was his daughter
Juana, the Emperor Maximilian and Pope Leo X, as well as the
Castilian regent Cardinal Ximenes de Cisneros, all preferred
Charles, so he came to an arrangement with the Cortes to rule
jointly with his mother.
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Editors. "Archduke Charles arrives in Spain from the Netherlands". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14243, accessed 22 November 2017.]