Biographies that begin by the letter: A Approximately 6037 results


(s. XI)

A Dutch family name, which dates back to the 11th century, which is often cited in the annals of Hol...

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Alvar Aalto


Architect, urbanist, theorist, sculptor, designer and Finnish painter born on February 3, 1898 in Ku...

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(1574 -1452 a.C.)

(Aaron or Aharon) First high priest of the old law and brother of Moses. Son of Amram and Yokebed, o...

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Aaron Abiob

(s. XVI)

Rabbi of Thessaloniki, who lived at the end of the 16th century. A literal commentary on the book of...

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(s. XIV)

Rabbi, native of Nicomedia, who lived in the first half of the 14th century. It was of the sect of t...

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(s. XIII)

Karaite Rabbi exercised medicine in Constantinople at the end of the 13th century. He/She enjoyed th...

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Aarón Ben Aser

(s. X)

Jewish masoreta, born in Tiberias. He/She was a member of a family dedicated to the study and transm...

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(s. XVI)

Famous rabbi born in Fez in the middle of the 16th century, who was head of the synagogues of Fez an...

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Rabbi of Thessaloniki, also called Schascon, who lived in late 16th century and early 17th century. ...

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Aaron de Alejandría

(610-641 d.C)

Physician and philosopher born in the year 610 in Alexandria, and died in his hometown in 610-641 A....

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Aaron de Ragusa

(s. XVII)

Rabbi of the seventeenth century, author of the commentary on the Pentateuch and books of Sacred Scr...

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Aaron el Viejo.


Famous Kabbalist of the no is more than a letter entitled Epistle rationum, in qua continuntur cabal...

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Aaron Zalaha


Spanish Rabbi died to 1293. He/She is author of a commentary published under the title of Sepher Hac...

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Aartgems o Ergens


Dutch painter, also known with the name of Arturo Claesson; born in 1498 and died in 1561. Initially...

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Chief of Wahabitas, son of Mohamed-Ibn - Sehud that was murdered in 1803. For their courage and dext...

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Second mongol Emperor of Persia, of the race of Gengis-Khan, who succeeded to his father Holaku-Khan...

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Antonio Abacco

(s. XVI)

Architect and Italian printmaker who lived in Rome in the second half of the 16th century. He/She wa...

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Agustín Abad


Essayist, philosopher, theologian, teacher and Spanish religious born in Estadilla (Huesca) from Jan...

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Antón Abad

(s. XVIII)

Bullfighter Spanish, born in Granada in the first half of the century of the lights. It is one of th...

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Antoni Abad


Sculptor, engraver and Spanish painter born in Lleida in 1956. He/She graduated in history of art in...

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Abul-Cacem-Mohamed Abad I


First Moorish King of Seville, founder of the dynasty of the Abaditas; He/She died in 1042. His fath...

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Abad II


Moorish King of Seville, son and successor Abbot I, born in 1012 and died in 1069. He/She was procla...

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Abad III


Son of Abbot II, born in 1039 and died in 1095. He/She was proclaimed King of Seville in 1069 with t...

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Antonio Abad Ojuel


Journalist and Spanish essayist, born in Tudela (Navarra) and died in Madrid on June 26, 1989. Linki...

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(s. I)

Mother of the Emperor Maximino, successor of Alejandro Severo, alana of nation. Married to the Goth ...

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Manchu leader, born in November of 1592 and died on 21 September of the year 1643, ruled the State j...

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Avelino Abajo de la Fuente


Bullfighter Spanish, born August 24, 1945 in La Carrera (León). It is fogueó by the district squar...

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(s. III a.C.)

Inhabitant of shooting, of humble condition, who lived in a garden. When Alejandro the great invaded...

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(s. III a.C.)

Usurper of the sovereign power in Sicione, their homeland. Around the 267 b.c. citizens gathered in ...

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Military leader of the kitanes, born on date undetermined and deceased in the year 926, founded a St...

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Agustín Abarca


Chilean painter, born in Talca on 27 December 1882 and died in Santiago de Chile on May 28, 1953. Di...

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Ana Francisca Abarca de Bolea

(ca. 1602-1685)

Narrator, poet and Cistercian religious Spanish, born in Zaragoza in April 19, 1602, and deceased in...

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Íñigo Abarca de Bolea

(s. XVI)

Poet and mystic Spanish scholar, born in Zaragoza in the 16th century. Belonging to an aristocratic ...

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(s. I-II)

Natural physician of Lyon, where exercised his art in the century I or II of our era. It was a liber...

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Abassa o Abbassa


Sister of Harun the Raschid, married by her brother in the year 810 Djafar the Barmecid, on the cond...

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Andrés Abate


Neapolitan painter of natural history who was born at the end of the 17TH century and died in 1732. ...

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Abati Antonio


Italian poet, born in Gubbio in the early years of the 17TH century and died in Sinigaglia in 1667. ...

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Raja of Bosnia, born in 1617. Irritated against Mustafa, rebelled under the pretext of avenging the ...

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Chief of the archipelago of the Pelew Islands, at the end of the 18th century. It is differentiated ...

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Uncle and disciple of Muhammad, born in Mecca by the years of 566 and died in 652. It is celebrated ...

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Abbas El Fassi

(1940 -VVVV)

Moroccan politician, born in Berkane, Morocco, on September 18, 1940. Prime Minister of Morocco sinc...

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Abbas Hilmi II


Last Egyptian khedive born in Alexandria on July 14, 1874 and died in Geneva in 1944. It was khedive...

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Crown Prince to the throne of Persia, son of Feth-Ali, born in 1783 and died in 1833. Despite being ...

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Antonio María Abbatini


Music of Italian composer, born about 1605 and died in 1675. He/She was music director of the Church...

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(s. XII)

French theologian of the 12th century, contemporary of Berenguer and Abelardo. There is no news abou...

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Theologian and French chronicler, born in Orleans in 945 and died in 1004. He/She studied all the Sc...

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Abbon el Encorvado


Monk of St. Germain de los Prados, called by the Encorvado nickname (in latin Abbo cernnus), that he...

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Antonio Abbondanti

(s. XVII)

Historian and Italian poet, also called Abundantius of Imola, who lived at the beginning of the 17TH...

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Second Arab viceroy of Spain, died in the year 717. He/She supported his father Muza, Lieutenant of ...

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Abd al-Aziz Ibn Saud III


Founder and first King of Saudi Arabia born in Riyadh in 1881 and died in Taif on November 9, 1953. ...

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Abd al-Malik

(ca. 973-1008)

Military leader of al - Andalus, firstborn son of Almanzor, born approximately in the 973 and died i...

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Abd al Melek Ibn Omar


One of the main viziers of Abd al - Rahman I, born in 718 and died in 788. He/She was Governor of Se...

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(s. VIII)

Ruler of the Arab Spain. His first term was the year 732 734. He/She tried to continue the war but d...

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Abd al-Mumin. Emir de Marruecos


First Amir of the Almohad dynasty (1130-1163), born in the year 1095, in the village of Tagra, next ...

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Abd al-Wahid I

(ca. 1165-1224)

Almohad Caliph born about 1165 and died in 1224. His full name was Abd al - Wahid ibn Yusuf ibn Abd ...

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Abd al-Wahid II al-Rasid


Almohad Caliph of Morocco and Al - Andalus born in 1218 and died December 5, 1242. During his ten ye...

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Abd El Hakk Ebn Ghalib


Theologian and Arabic poet who was born in the province of Granada in 1088 and died in Lorca in 1152...

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Abd el-Kader


Muslim Emir, religious and military leader regarded as the founder of Algeria, born in Guetna, a tow...

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Abd El Kadir Ben Mohammed

(s. XVI)

Arab writer originally from Medina, and native of the city of Jezihez, on the banks of the Tigris. H...

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Muslim, natural doctor Ghilon in Persia, died in 1165. He/She wrote the statutes of the sect of the ...

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Abd el-Krim


Moroccan politician, leader of the independence movement against Franco-Spanish dominance over Moroc...

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Abd El Melek-Ben-Meruan


Fifth Caliph of Damascus Ommiada. Succeeded his father, Meruan II, 685 year. He/She gave battle unto...

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Abd El Melek Ebn Halib Arsolami


Famous Arab writer, born in Córdoba in 801 and died in 854. The sect of the Malekitas introduced in...

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Al Asmai Abd El Melek Ebn Koseyb Albaheli


Arab scholar, born in Barah at 740 and died in Baghdad in 822. He/She lived at the Court of the famo...

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Abd El Melek Ebn Mohamed

(s. XII)

Arab historian, who lived in Seville in the second half of the 12th century. It cites a history of t...

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Abu Mansur Ath Thalebi Abd El Melek Ebn Mohamed


Persian writer, born in Nissapur in 961 and died in 1037. The are a collection of proverbs and a bio...

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Abd El Mottalib


Grandfather and guardian of Muhammad, born in 497 and died in 579. Its primitive name was Amer, but ...

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Abu Mohamed Abd El Mumen


First Caliph and second magnet of the sect and the Almohads dynasty, born in 1101 and died in 1163. ...

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Abd El Wahab


Founder of the sect of Wahhabis, born in 1692 and died in 1787. He/She studied at Ispahan, and after...

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African Prince, born in Timbuktu in the middle of the last century. Responsible for the command of a...

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Seventh emir or Arab Governor of Spain in the reign of the Caliph Yezid, died in 732. He/She used ea...

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Modern Arab historian, born in Cairo in the middle of the 18th century, and died in Constantinople i...

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Abd Melek I


Fifth Prince of the dynasty of the Samanids (which United in Persia and Transoxiana), who ascended t...

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Abd Melek II


Sultan of khorasan (Jurasan), new, last Prince of the dynasty of the Samanids, who succeeded his bro...

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Abdalla Ebn Hidjari


Arab historian who was born in Spain in 1116 and died in 1195. He/She wrote a history of Spain of wh...

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Fourth and last cherif of Wahhabis, executed in Constantinople in 1818. He/She succeeded his father ...

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Ahmed Abdallah


Politician President of his country in 1975 and again from 1978 to 1989, born on June 12, 1919 in An...

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Abdallah Ben Abdelmottalib


Father of Mahoma, born in Mecca toward the year 545 and died in 570. The only circumstance that make...

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Abdallah Ben Balkin

(s. XI)

Fourth and last ruler of Granada who succeeded his grandfather Badis in 1073, and died captive in Af...

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Ruler of Mecca, born in Medina in the first year of the Hegira, and died in Mecca in the year 692 a....

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