Afonso de Albuquerque, Duke of Goa, was a Portuguese general, a "great conqueror," a statesman, and an empire builder.
Born: 1453, Vila Franca de Xira, Portugal
Died: December 16, 1515, Goa Velha, India
Parents: Gonçalo de Albuquerque
Successor: Brás de Albuquerque
Children: Brás de Albuquerque
Books: The Commentaries of the great Afonso D'Alboquerque, second Viceroy of India,