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El Cid

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  1. Starting in the 12th century the legend of El Cid has been perpetuated in chronicles and ballads

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  2. known as El Cid Campeador, was a Castilian nobleman, military leader and gifted diplomat, who after being exiled, conquered and governed the city of Valencia

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  3. born c. 1040, Vivar, near Burgos

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  4. died on 10 July 1099, Valencia

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  5. Rodrigo Díaz was educated in the royal court of Castile and became the alférez, or chief general, of Alfonso VI, and his most valuable asset in the fight against the Moors

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