Isabella the Catholic

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the queen of Castile whose marriage to Ferdinand of Aragon in 1469 marked the beginning of the modern state of Spain

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The Real Order of Isabella the Catholic was created in 1815 by King Ferdinand VII of Spain and its current rules establish as its main function rewarding those who contribute in a relevant manner to favoring Spain s cooperation ties with the international community.
Cyril Meduna, President of Advent-Morro Equito Partners, spoke about the beginning, when Isabella the Catholic and Christopher Columbus invested on the island in 1494.
Martin Winterkorn, received today the Grand Cross of the Order of Isabella the Catholic distinction by Jose Manuel Soria, Spanish Minister of Industry, Energy and Tourism, today in Madrid.
The Grand Cross of the Order of Isabella the Catholic aims to reward those extraordinary civil behaviors made by Spanish and foreign people, for the benefit of Spain or contributing in a relevant way to promote friendship and cooperation between the Spanish nation and the rest of the International Community.
It is a great honor for me to be awarded with the Grand Cross of the Order of Isabella the Catholic.