Name: *Garca IV "the Tremulous" of Pamplona
Name: García II of Navarre
Name: García Sánchez Abarca of Navarre
Name: Garcia IV of Pamplona
Name: García IV "the Trembling" Sanchez
Birth: 964 in Navarre, Spain
Death: 1000 in Spain 1
Occupation: BET 994 AND 1000 King of Navarre, King of Pamplona 1
García Sánchez Abarca of Navarre (d. 1000), called "the Trembling," was br iefly King of Pamplona 994?1000.
He was the son of King Sancho Garcés II Abarca and Queen Urraca Fernánd ez of the family of the Counts of Castilla. He married Jimena Fernández, d aughter of Count Fernando Vermúdez of Cea and his wife Elvira. Among the ir children were the future king Sancho Garcés III and Urraca, later the s econd wife of Alfonso V of Leon.
He tried to escape the submission his father had offered to Córdob a, as a result of which he had to face Almanzor. In 996 he was forced to s eek peace in Córdoba.
Towards the year 997, during an expedition of Pamplonans to the land of Ca latayud, García killed the governor's brother. Almanzor took revenge by ki lling 50 Christians.
In the Battle of Cervera in July 1000, he allied with Count Sancho Garc ía of Castile, Alfonso V of Leon and García Gómez of Carrión.
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Father: *Sancho II Garces b: AFT 935
Mother: *Urraca Fernández b: in Castile-La Mancha, Spain
- Bermudo II of Pamplona b: in Navarre, Spain
- *Urraca Pamplona b: in Navarre, Spain
- *Sancho III "the Great" of Navarre b: 985 in Navarre, Spain
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