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His grandfather, Alfonso XIII, fled the country during the civil war in 1931 and abandoned his estates and most of his fortune.
For Gravity, Alfonso Cuarón became the first Latino director to win the Best Director prize.
History was made with Steve McQueen and Alfonso Cuarón becoming the first ever black and Latino directors to win Oscars.
The prohibitive favorite to win this year's Best Director Oscar is none other than Alfonso Cuarón—and with good reason.Alfonso Cuarón On ‘Gravity,’ Creationists, and Bonding with Sandra Bullock Over Divorce|Marlow Stern|February 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In any case, the no-brainer nominees this year are, indeed, Alfonso Cuarón for Gravity, because HAVE YOU SEEN GRAVITY?2014 Oscar Predictions: Who Will and Who Should Be Nominated|Marlow Stern, Kevin Fallon|January 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sancho now demanded that Alfonso give up the Kingdom of Leon.With Spurs of Gold|Frances Nimmo Greene
He shared the fall of the Duke of Braganza, whose popularity was hateful to Alfonso's successor.
When Alfonso died, Abarbanel not only lost his post as finance minister, but was compelled to flee for his life.
"Right, quite right," replied Don Alfonso, turning back again to the fire.
Don Alfonso Miranda in a loose dressing-gown and slippers sat in an easy-chair at his fireside.