Biographies that begin by the letter: A Approximately 6037 results

Abul Walis Abdallah Ebn Mohamed


Arab historian who was born in Cordoba in 962 and died in 1013. He/She wrote a biographical dictiona...

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Abdallah-Ebn-Taib Abul-Faradj


Doctor Christian, of Iraq, of the sect of the Nestorians, dead to the 1043. He/She wrote commentarie...

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Abdallah I


Uncle of Abul-Abbas - Al - Saffah, first of the Caliphs Abasidas. He/She died in the 755. He/She won...

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(s. V)

Bishop and martyr of Susa, who lived at the beginning of the 5th century under the reign of Yerdedje...

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(s. XII)

Ruler of the Arabic Spain from the year 1130 to the 1163. Disciple of Mahdi, was proclaimed to his d...

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(s. VII-VI a.C.)

Eunuch of the King Sedecías, King of Judah that the Prophet Jeremiah was freedom....

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Abderrahmán al Gafiqui

(s. VIII)

Seventh Arab emir of Spain. He/She was born in the mid-7th century and died in the year 732. His Gov...

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Abderramán Ben Abdelaquen


Spanish, Muslim historian of Egyptian origin, killed in the 871. He/She is the author of a legend th...

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(Ab-di-khe-ba or go-khe-ba). Prince of Jerusalem, especially known for several letters located at Te...

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Abdias Ben Schalom

(s. VII)

Famous Rabbi of the seventh century of our era. He/She was one of the doctors that, as sure, came to...

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(s. VII a.C.)

The fourth of the twelve minor prophets who lived during the reign of Hezekiah, six hundred and twen...

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(s. I)

Famous impostor who claimed to be one of the seventy-two disciples of Jesus Christ and have had grea...

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(¿-1164 a.C.)

Tenth judge of the Israelites, of the tribe of Ephraim, one thousand one hundred and seventy-four ye...

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Abdul Aziz bin Abdul Rahman Al Saud o Ibn Saud


King and founder of the modern Kingdom of Saudi Arabia born in Riyadh in 1880 and died in Taif in 19...

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Abdul Hamid


Ottoman Emperor, born in 1725 and died on 6 September 1789. He/She succeeded his brother Mustafá II...

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Abdul Kerym

(s. XVIII)

Persian writer of the country from Kashmir, born in the middle of the 18th century. When Nadir Shah ...

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Abdul Medjid Ebn Ardum

(s. XI)

Arabic poet who lived at the end of the 11th century, best known under the name of Abdun. He/She was...

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Abdulhamit II o Abd al-Hamwd. Sultán otomano


Sultan of Turkey, born in Istanbul on September 21, 1842 and died in the same city on February 10, 1...

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al-Zagal Abdullah

(s. XV)

Brother of the emir of Granada, Abul Hasán (Muley make), and member of the Nasrid dynasty, was Gove...

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Abdullah Gül


Turkish politician, born on October 29, 1950 in Kayseri. 11th President of the Republic of Turkey. L...

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Abdullah ibn Abdul Kadir


Malaysian writer, born in Malacca, and son of a descendant family of Arabic and Tamil. He/She receiv...

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Abdullah ibn Husayn


King of Jordan born in Makkah in 1882 and died in Jerusalem in 1951. Emir of Transjordan between 192...

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(personaje bíblico)

According to the Bible, son of Adam and Eve, Cain's twin brother. This was the farmer, while Abel wa...

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Abel. King of Dinamarca


King of Denmark, which happened at 1250, through a murder his brother Eric, who had previously fough...

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Augusto Abelaira


Narrator, journalist and Portuguese University Professor, born in Cantanhede in March 1926 and died ...

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Abén Aboo


Spanish Moorish nobleman, born on date unknown in Bombarón Medina. He/She was one of the main warlo...

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Ardallah-Ben-Ahmed Aben Beithar


Botanical and Arab physician, born at the end of the 12th century, in a town near Malaga and died in...

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Aben Humeya


Spanish Moorish nobleman, born in 1520 and died to 1569, whose real name was Fernando de Córdoba an...

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Abu-Bekr-Mohamed-Ebn-El-Sayeg Aben-Pace o Ebn-Badjeh


Arab philosopher, born in Cordoba at the beginning of the 12th century and died in Fez in 1138. His ...

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Ali Aben Ragel

(s. XI)

Arab astrologer, who lived at the beginning of the 11th century in the time of the Caliph Mamun. His...

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Arab philosopher, born in Córdoba in 883 and died in 931. The two books in which exposes its doctri...

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Abentofail o Ibn Tufayl


Real name Abu Baker Muhammad ibn Abd al - Malik ibn Muhammad ibn Muhammad ibn Tufayl. Doctor, philos...

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Antonio Aberastain


Argentine politician, Governor of San Juan. He/She was shot by defending the autonomy of the provinc...

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Andrés Aberasturi


Born in Madrid, Spanish journalist on 28 July 1948, which reached a significant notoriety in the lat...

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Horticulturist and Scottish agronomist, born in 1726 and died in 1806. He/She was the son of a garde...

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(75 a.C.-35 a.C.)

Name of a series of princes who reigned in the city of Edessa in Mesopotamia, from the second centur...

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(¿-955 a.C.)

King of Judah, died the year 955 b.c. 957 succeeded his father Roboam and Jeroboam King of Israel in...

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Name of a Hebrew priest that Jesus Christ according to the Gospel of San Marcos (II, 23-28), assayed...

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(1050 a.C.-1000 a.C.)

High priest of the Jews, which was spared the revenge of Saul. He/She did kill his father Abimelek. ...

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Greek historian who attributed two works, a titled Assyriaca and another Chaldaica. Fragments that c...

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(s. IV)

Martyr of the Christian faith at the end of the fourth century, during the reign of Honorius. His me...

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(s. XI a.C.)

Biblical person, wife of Nabal, whose rich possessions were extended by the Carmel. According to the...

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Andrés Abillon

(s. XVII)

French theologian who lived in the first half of the 17TH century. The following works are known fro...

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(¿-1255 a.C.)

The Bible quotes several characters of this name, which means father of the King, and seems to have ...

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(1315 a.C. -1295 a.C.)

Son of Hillel, who rebuilt the city of Jericho by the year 1313 BC, as some 137 after its destructio...

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(1450-1489 a.C.)

Young Levite who together with Dathan and Korah rebelled against Moses and Aaron, so the Earth swall...

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(ca. 710 a.C.)

(A-bi-ru or ABALE) Nubian Princess, daughter of Kashta, King of Napata, and his wife Pebatma. Abiru ...

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(s. XI a.C.)

General Jew who became famous during the reign of David. He/She slew three hundred men, did flee to ...

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(¿-1490 a.C.)

Levite, son of Aaron, eaten alive by heavenly fire, the year 1490 b.c., by putting profane fire into...

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Prefect of the praetorium, died in the year 350 A.D. Constantine the great appointed him to Director...

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Alexandr Onísimovich Ablésimov


Poet, playwright and Russian journalist, born in Kostroma in 1742 and died in Moscow in 1783. To sig...

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(s. XI a.C.)

Hebrew name ('the father is luminar') of a Biblical character repeatedly mentioned in the books of S...

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Abner de Burgos o Maestro Alfonso de Valladolid

(ca. 1270-ca. 1340)

Spanish doctor of Jewish origin born at Burgos about 1270 and died to 1340. Converted to Christianit...

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Martyr of Persian origin, killed by the Christian faith in the year 250 Rome was under the reign of ...

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Governor of the Iranian around the year 550 b.c. he/she abandoned his Lord, King of Syria, to Ciro, ...

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(ca. 1850 a.C.)

Spiritual Patriarch of three religions, traditionally designated as the first follower and as the fo...

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Spanish Rabbi called Harishn (the eldest), died in 1199. He/She was born in Toledo and the synagogue...

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Abraham Levita Ben Hasday

(s. XII)

The 12th century Spanish Rabbi; translated from the Arabic into Hebrew a piece that looks like an im...

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Abrahán Abulafia


Jewish mystic and Kabbalist, born in Zaragoza, which initiated a new orientation of the Kabbalah, Ka...

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Abrahán bar Hiyya


Astronomer and mathematician of the King Alfonso I the Battler Jew. It is very likely to be form in ...

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Abrahán Bedersi


Jewish poet, born at Béziers around 1230, and died around the year 1300. He/She spent much of his l...

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Abrahán Ben Hasday


Jewish magnate, poet and translator Spanish, probably born in Barcelona at the end of the 12th centu...

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Abrahán Ben Isaac ha-Leví


Expert Jewish rabbinical science, exegete, and liturgical poet, possibly born in Barcelona at the be...

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Abrahán Ben Moisés Ben Maimón


Spain hails Jewish jurist and thinker. Only son of Maimonides and, like it, doctor and philosopher, ...

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Abrahán Benveniste


Rabbi and Court Jew born in Soria, who dealt, along with Juan Hurtado de Mendoza and Don Álvaro de ...

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Abrahán Bibago

(¿-ca. 1489)

Thinker, translator and Jewish commentator of the works of Aristotle, also known as Abrahán Bivach....

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Abrahán Crescas

(s. XIV)

Jewish cartographer, born in Mallorca. In time the Kings Pedro IV of Aragon and his son Juan achieve...

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Abrahán de Toledo

(s. XIII)

Physician and Jewish translator, named Don Abraham the Alfaquin romance sources. It has been suggest...

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Abrahán de Torrutiel


Jewish, a native historian of Utiel (Valencia). In 1492, still a child, was forced to leave Spain an...

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Abrahán el Barchilón

(s. XIII)

Court Jew who lived in Toledo, though, as his name suggests, his family came from Barcelona. He/She ...

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Abrahán ibn Alfacar


Rabbi Jewish, Member of a prominent family of Grenadian origin that settled in Toledo after the arri...

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Abrahán ibn Daud


Jewish philosopher, born in Córdoba under the Almoravids. In his formative years became familiar wi...

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Abrahán ibn Ezra

(1089-ca. 1164)

Poet, philologist and exegete scientist Jewish, born in Tudela when it was still the city under the ...

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Abrahán ibn Muhayir

(s. XI-XII)

Physician, astronomer and Court Jew, a distinguished Sevillian family and leader of the Jewish commu...

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Abrahán ibn Sahl

(ca. 1212-ca. 1260)

Jewish poet, born in Seville and converted to Islam. Already in his youth won deserved fame with his...

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Abrahán Rimok

(s. XIV)

Teacher and Jewish exegete, born in Barcelona in the middle of the 14th century. His family, fleeing...

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Abrahán Saba


Jewish biblical commentator and preacher, Kabbalist, who probably lived in Zamora. His brother was s...

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Abrahán Salom


Thinker and Jewish writer, born in Cervera, that the Christian inhabitants of the city elected physi...

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Abrahán Senior


Court Jew who played an important role in the administration of the Kingdom of Castile in the second...

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Alejo Abreu


Portuguese doctor, died in 1630. He/She spent nine years in Angola, as a military physician. In 1622...

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