Biographies that begin by the letter: B Approximately 1446 results

Bella Ajátovna Ajmadúlina


Poet and Russian translator, born in Moscow in 1937 and died on November 29, 2010. For the depth and...

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Birgit Åkesson-Gundersen


Dancer and choreographer Swedish, born in 1908 in Malmö. He/She studied under the tutelage of Mary ...

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Bek-Mohamed Alahamar

(s. XIII)

First Arab King of Granada, head of the dynasty of the Alahmares and nephew of Yahya-Ben-El-Narr, pr...

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Baltasar Álamos de Barrientos


Jurist, historian and Spanish philologist, was born at Medina del Campo in 1556 and died in Madrid i...

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Bartolomé Alarcón de los Ríos

(s. XVI)

Augustinian, born in Madrid, who lived in the 16th century. He/She was chaplain to the infant of Spa...

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Bartolomé Alary

(s. XVII)

Provencal pharmacist, who lived in the second half of the 17TH century. He/She acquired a large fort...

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Burhan Alawiya


Born on April 1, 1941 in Arnun Lebanese film director. Cinematically trained at the I.N.S.A.S. of Br...

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Benito Alazraki


Director, screenwriter and producer of Mexican cinema, born in Mexico in 1923 and died on June 6, 20...

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Bartolomé de Alba

(s. XVII)

Spanish writer of the 17TH century. Some comedies of Lope de Vega translated into nahuatl, as the Pr...

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Benito Alberti

(s. XIV)

Florentine Patriot, who stood at the head of the Democratic Party in union with Silvestre de Médici...

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Beata Albina

(s. IX)

Roman lady from the 9th century, distinguished for his piety. Jerome makes high praise of it....

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Bernhard Albinus


German physician. He/She was a professor in Frankfurt on the Oder and Leiden, and wrote more than fi...

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Bernhard Siegfried Albinus


Son of Bernhard Albinus, distinguished scholar of Anatomy, who was born in Frankfurt on the Oder and...

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Bartolomé Albizzi


Franciscan religious, known by the Latin name of Bartholomous Albicius Pisanus, who was born in Bisa...

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Blas de Alburquerque


Son of Antonio Coello of Alburquerque, who was born in 1500 and died in 1580. He/She served initiall...

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Bernardo "Licenciado de Falces" Alcalde Merino


Bullfighter Spanish, born in Falces (Navarra) in 1709. In the planet of the bulls, it is known by it...

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Baltasar de Alcázar


Spanish poet of converso origin, who was born in Seville and died in round. Throughout his life devo...

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Benjamín Cayetano Alcocer

(ca. 1760 -?)

Military origin Spanish, although born in Tiagno (Naples), about the year 1760.He began his military...

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Bernardino Aldana

(s. XVI)

Spanish captain of the 16th century, which had a Government in the borders of Hungary. He/She was se...

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Bernardo José de Alderete


Writer, historian and Spanish grammarian born in Malaga. He/She studied cannons in Osuna, and from 1...

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Brian Wilson Aldiss


Narrator and English literary critic, born in 1925 in East Dereham (in the County of Norfolk). The t...

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Ben-Ahmed-Abu-Abd-Allah-Mohamed Aldjaynany

(s. IX-X)

Arab geographer, originally from khorasan (Jurasan) born in the second half of the 9th century and d...

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Bernardo de Aldrete


Spanish Jesuit, born in Zamora at the end of the reign of Felipe II and died in Salamanca, in 1657. ...

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Buzz Aldrin


American astronaut born in Montclair, New Jersey, on January 20, 1930. He/She was the second man who...

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Benito Estanislao Alejandro


Pretender to the Crown of Poland, son of Juan Sobieski, King of Poland. He/She was born in 1677 and ...

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Brooke Alfaro


Panamanian painter, born in Panama in 1949. In 1976 he/she graduated at the University of Panama in ...

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Benito Inocencio Alfieri


Italian architect, born in Rome, in 1700, and died in Turin in 1767. He/She pulled the plane of the ...

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Ben-Ali-Ben-Jafar-Al-Misri Ali-Ben-Roduan

(s. XI)

Arabic doctor also known as corrupted names Ali-Rodohan, Redohan, and Rehoboam. He/She was born near...

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Bey de Túnez Alí III


10th third bey husayni of Tunisia (1882-1902) born in Tunisia (capital of Tunisia) in the year 1817,...

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Bernardo Aliprandi

(s. XVIII)

Tuscan musician. He/She lived in Munich at the beginning of the 18th century. He/She composed three ...

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Bernardino Almanzora

(s. XVII)

Very famous painter of the 17TH century in Valencia. A jury chose him to paint a portrait to rey don...

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Brites Almeida

(s. XIV-XV)

Heroine of Portugal, surnamed the Portuguese Juana de Arco. He/She lived at the end of 14th century ...

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Baltasar Aloisi


Italian painter, born in Bologna in 1578 and died in 1638. It was relative and pupil of the Carracci...

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Bartolomé Altemir y Paul

(s. XIX)

Franciscan, reader, doctor in theology with dates and places of birth and death are unknown.He wrote...

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Baltasar Álvares


Religious Portuguese Jesuit, born in Chaves in 1561 and died in Coimbra in 1630. He/She was Professo...

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Baltasar Álvarez

(teólogo portugués, ¿-1628)

Theologian and Portuguese Jesuit, Chancellor of the University of Évora, died in 1628. Published un...

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Bernardino Álvarez


Founder of the order of charity of San Hipólito; He/She was born in Seville in 1514 and died in 158...

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Blas Álvarez de Miraval


Spanish doctor born in the province of Valladolid in Medina del Campo at unknown date that arises in...

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Baltasar Álvarez y Manrique


Venerable Jesuit born day, May 15, 1533 in the street of the Balija number 3 of the Riojan town of C...

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Bartolomeo d' Alviano


Venetian General. He/She was in the service of France, Venice and Spain. It was general in Chief of ...

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Belarmino Amadeo


Spanish Aristocrat, born in Ceuta in 1431. By his noble birth he/she frequented the Palace of the Ki...

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Bartolomé Ambrosini

(s. XVII)

Doctor and Italian botanist, Professor of botany at the University of Bologna in the 17TH century. H...

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Bonifacio Amerbach


German jurist, who was born in Basle in 1495, and died in 1562. He/She was a friend of Erasmus, whom...

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Bartolomeo Amici


Religious Italian Jesuit, born in Anzio in 1562 and died in Naples in 1649. He/She was Professor of ...

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Bartolomeo Ammannati


Sculptor and Italian architect, born in Settignano, near Florence, in 1511, and died in Florence in ...

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Bartolomé Amor


Spanish military, was born in the town of Palencia de Revenga de Campos in 1785. He/She was a member...

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Ben-Barh Amru

(s. IX)

Geographer and naturalist Arabic, nicknamed, because of the deformity of their eyes; He/She lived in...

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Beata Ana María Javouhey


French nun born in 1779 at Jallanges, Burgundy. He/She was the daughter of an accommodated farmer. F...

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Ben David Anan

(s. VIII)

The 8th century Rabbi, passes through founder or Restorer of the coraiticas doctrines; his supporter...

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Blanca Andreu


Spanish writer, born in 1959 in La Coruña. After spending his childhood and youth in Orihuela (Alic...

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Barthélemy Aneau


Poet, historian and French Jurisconsult. He/She was born around 1500 in Bourges. He/She was Professo...

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Buenaventura Angeli


Italian historian. He/She was born in Ferrara in the early 16th century and died in 1576. His most n...

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Bruno Apitz


German writer, born in Leipzig in 1900 and died in Berlin in 1979. It was the twelfth son of a famil...

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Bernardo Appelmann


Dutch painter, who was born in 1640 and died in 1686; He/She studied his art in Italy and excelled i...

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Benigno Simeón Aquino


Philippine politician, born in Concepcion (Tarlac) on November 27, 1932 and died in Manila on August...

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Blas de Aranza y Doyle


General intendant of Catalonia, born on date unknown and who died in January 1813. He/She was marrie...

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Baltasar de Arce


Spanish sculptor, disciple and follower of Siloé Diego. He/She worked in the city of Granada from 1...

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Bartolomé Arena


Politician who was born in Corsica in 1775 and died in 1829. He/She was a Deputy in the French Legis...

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Braulio Arenas


Chilean writer born in La Serena. He/She was co-founder of the poetic group La Mandragora, who edite...

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Benedicto Aretio


Hellenistic, theologian and distinguished botanist who was born in Berne in 1505 and died in 1547. H...

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Bertrand de Argentre


Historian and French Jurisconsult, born in Vitré in 1519 and died in 1590. His works manifested alw...

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Buenaventura Argonne


Attorney, man of letters and French cartujo was born in 1634 and died in 1704. The most notable of h...

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Benito Arias Montano


Humanist Spanish, an expert in biblical exegesis and Oriental languages, born in 1527 in Fregenal de...

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Benito Arias Salgado


Spanish politician, born in 1904. Doctor in philosophy and graduated in classical languages and huma...

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Bernardo Arias Trujillo


Colombian writer, born in Manzanares (Caldas) in 1903 and died in Manizales in 1939. He/She began hi...

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Bonaventura Carles Aribau i Farriols


Poet, public writer and Spanish statesman born in Sant Gervasi de Cassoles (Barcelona) November 4, 1...

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Bettina von Arnim


German writer, born in Frankfurt am Main in 1785 and died in Berlin in 1859. After the death of his ...

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Benito Arnold


US General, born January 14, 1741 in Norwich (Connecticut) and died in London on June 14, 1801, famo...

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Bernabé Arranz

(s. XIX)

Military Spanish born in Zaragoza, from which the data concerning the date of birth and place and da...

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Bartolomé Arteaga

(s. XVII)

Spanish, neighbor recorder of Seville, who lived at the beginning of the 17TH century. His works inc...

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Blanca Arundel


English Aristocrat, daughter of the Earl of Worcester and wife of Lord Arundel, born in 1583, and di...

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Bartolomé de Arzáns Orzúa y Vela


Writer and Spanish historian, born at the Villa Imperial de Potosí (within the ancient Viceroyalty ...

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Benita Asas Manterola


Essayist, educationist and Spanish feminist movement activist, born in San Sebastián (Guipúzcoa) i...

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Bryan Ashbridge


Dancer, producer and artistic director New Zealand, born in Wellington in 1926 and died in Melbourne...

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Ben Ezequiel Asher


Rabbi and Jewish writer, born in 1321. It was one of the luminaries of the synagogues of Spain, and ...

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Bailey K. Ashford


Military doctor of U.S. origin, born in Washington, D.C. on September 18, 1873 and died in San Juan ...

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Bonifacio Asioli


Italian composer musician, born in Correggio, in the Duchy of Modena in 1779, and died in 1842. He/S...

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Bashar al- o Asad Bachar el Assad


Head of the Syrian State, born in the Arab Republic of Syria in 1966, third of five children of Syri...

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Balthasar Van Der Ast


Dutch painter, specialized in flower painting. Born in Middelbourg in 1593 and died at Delft, in 165...

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Benito Aste

(s. XVII)

Spanish religious, born in Madrid, where he/she took the footwear Augustinian habit. He/She was the ...

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