Biographies that begin by the letter: B Approximately 1446 results

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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Blas Emilio Atehortúa


Musician and Colombian composer, born October 5, 1933 in Medellin. He/She began his musical studies ...

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Bernardo Atxaga


Novelist, poet and essayist Spanish in the Basque language, born in Asteasu (Guipúzcoa) on 27 July ...

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Benoit III Audran


Painter and printmaker born in Paris, in 1698 and died in the same city in 1772; son of Juan, engrav...

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Berthold Auerbach


German writer, born in Nordstetten bei Horb in 1812 and died in Cannes (France) in 1882. Jewish pare...

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Bille August


Director of Swedish cinema, born in Stockholm in 1948.LifeThe first approach of August image was due...

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Barón de Ameil Augusto


French General, born in 1715 and died in 1822. He/She made the wars of the Empire, and was locked up...

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Bernardino Auriferi


Sicilian botanist born in 1739 and died in 1796. He/She made several trips in Sicily for plants; He/...

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Benito Averani


Latin literary Italian, Member of the Academy of Crusca, and Professor of Greek literature and eloqu...

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Blas Axareto

(s. XV)

General of the galleys of Genoa in 1435. He/She won the naval battle of the island of Ponce, where h...

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Baltasar de Ayala


Spanish jurist, who was born in Antwerp in 1548 and died in 1584; He/She was auditor of war in the a...

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Bernabé Ayala


Spanish painter who lived in Seville in the 17TH century and died in 1670 or 1671. He/She was a pupi...

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Ba Jin o Pa Chin


Chinese writer born on November 25, 1904 in Chengdu, Sichuan province, and died in Shanghai on Octob...

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(s. XI a. C.)

Head of bandits, killed Ishbosheth, Saul's son, and sent the head to David, thinking to please him, ...

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(s. XIII)

Sectarian Turk, was presented at Amasia in 1240, and brought together a large number of henchmen, wh...

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Babchelym de Guzarate

(s. XI)

Indian Prince, who lived in the 11th century. He/She was placed on the throne of Guzarate by Mahmud ...

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Babe Zaharias


Nickname of the American athlete Mildred Zaharias-Didrikson....

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(siglos VIII y IX)

Sectarian Persian, called the libertine because their doctrines were murder and debauchery. He/She w...

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(s. I-II)

Fabulist and Greek poet, was born in Greece at the end of the first century of our era and lived dur...

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Singer-songwriter, musician and producer of pop music and rhythm and blues American, born with the r...

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A singer who represented Spain in the festival de Eurovision de 1981, whose full name is José Marí...

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Benito Bacchini


Italian man of letters, born in 1651 and died in 1721. He/She entered the order of St. Benedict, and...

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Baccio da Monte Lupo


Sculptor and Florentine architect, born in 1445 and died in 1533. His most notable works include scu...

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Burt Bacharach


Musical author, arranger and producer American, born in Kansas City (United States) in May 1928, tho...

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Greek poet of unknown age; be attributed to secret wills, which are cited in the report of Dinara ag...

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Baco de la Chapelle


French judge, born in date unknown and died in 1801. He/She was a member of the States-General in 17...

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(s. I a. C.)

Eunuch of Mithridates, killed the wife and children of this order, when he/she was defeated by Lucul...

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(s. II a. C.)

General Demetrius Soter. He/She went to Judea to restore Alcimo in the dignity of the sacrificer, an...

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(450 a.C.)

Greek lyric poet, Simonides of Cos nephew. He/She composed a large number of Odes, hymns and epigram...

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(s. II a. C.)

Bishop of Corinth. He/She wrote, according to Eusebius and Jerome, on the so controversial issue of ...

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Bacquio de Antiguo

(s. IV a. C.)

Greek musician. He/She is the author of a book entitled introduction to the musical art, which is ha...

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