Biographies that begin by the letter: C Approximately 3111 results

Carlos Adolfo Agardh

(1785-?)

Professor of Botany and rural economics in Lund in Sweden, Protestant Bishop of Carlstadt; He/She wa...

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Carolina Agazzi

(1870-1945)

Italian pedagogue, born in Volongo (Cremona) in 1870, and died in his hometown in 1945. For much of ...

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Carlos Agoult

(1747-1824)

French prelate, older brother of Agostini, Leonardo, was born in Grenoble in 1747 and died in Paris ...

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Condesa de Agoult

(1800-?)

Distinguished German writer, known under the pseudonym of Daniel Stern; He/She was born in Frankfurt...

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Claudio Juan Agraeus

(s. XVII)

Swedish Juriconsulto of the 17TH century. Left written a play about the ancient laws of the country....

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Censorio Atico Agricio

(s. IV)

Rhetoric and Professor of literature belletristic in Bordeaux, that there was this activity towards ...

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Camilo Agripa

(s. XVI)

Philosopher, mathematician and Milanese architect of the 16th century. He/She went to Rome during th...

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Cástor Agripa

(s. II)

Ecclesiastical writer who lived during the reign of Adriano, to 128, and fought in written opinions ...

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Cayo Agripa

(s. I a.C.)

Son of Marcus Vespasian Agrippa and Julia, daughter of Augustus; It was adopted by the emperor with ...

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Concepción Agüero

(1847-1896)

Spanish-Cuban writer, born in Port au Prince (Cuba) in 1847, and died in 1896 in unknown place. Litt...

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Cristóbal Agüeros

(1600-1670)

Mexican Dominican, born in San Luis de la Paz around 1600 and died in 1670. He/She is the author of ...

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Carlos Enrique Aguila

(¿-1815)

Traveler and astronomer, whose life is little known is known only that he/she spent the last years i...

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Cristina Aguilá

(s. XX)

Spanish playwright of the 20th century, of which there are no known other data than those related to...

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Cristian Guillermo Ahlwardt

(1760-1830)

German philologist, who was born in 1760 and died in 1830. He/She studied in Greiffswald, his hometo...

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Claes H. Ahnsjö

(1942-VVVV)

Swedish tenor, born in Stockholm on August 1, 1942. After conducting studies of teaching at the Univ...

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Carlos Aigrefeuille

(s. XVIII)

French theologian of the 18th century, Canon of the Cathedral of Montpellier. He/She wrote a civil a...

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Conrad Potter Aiken

(1889-1973)

Poet and American Narrator, born in Savannah (Georgia) in 1889, and died in his place of origin in 1...

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Carlos Aikin

(s. XVIII)

English physician of the 18th century, formed part of the Royal College of surgeons in London. A bri...

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César Aira

(1949-VVVV)

Narrator, essayist and Argentine dramatist, born in 1949 in Coronel Pringles (in the province of Bue...

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Clemente Airó

(1919-1975)

Spanish writer, born in Madrid in 1919. He/She lived in exile in Colombia since 1941, where he/she s...

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Chantal Akerman

(1950-VVVV)

Director and screenwriter of Belgian cinema, born in Brussels (Belgium) on June 6, 1950.Fascinated b...

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Claude Akins

(1926-1994)

American actor born on May 25, 1926 in Nelson (Georgia) and died on 27 January 1994 in Altadena (Cal...

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Califa de Córdoba Al-Qasim ibn Hammud

(959-1036)

Eighth cordovan Caliph of al - Andalus (1018-1021, 1023) and Governor of Seville born to 959 and die...

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Cosme Alamanni

(1559-1634)

Italian Jesuit, who was born in Milan by the years of 1559 and died in 1634. He/She was an enthusias...

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Cirilo Alameda y Brea

(1781-1872)

Spanish religious born 14 July 1781 in Torrejón de Velasco (Madrid), and died in Madrid, on June 30...

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Conde de Ampurias y Rosellón Alarico

(ca. 790-844)

Count of Ampurias and Roussillon, born to 790 and died in 844. The historian D'abadal considered an ...

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Conde de Alba-litta

(1759-1832)

Italian historian, who was born in 1759 and died in 1832. He/She wrote a work on the illustrious Ita...

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Carlos Albacini

(siglos XVIII-XIX)

Roman sculptor, who lived at the end of the 18th century and early 19th. In 1780 he/she made two mon...

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Cristina Alberdi Alonso

(1946-VVVV)

Politics and Spanish lawyer, born on 22 February 1946 in Los Rosales (Sevilla). He/She was Minister ...

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Coriolano Alberini

(1886-1960)

Argentine philosopher, born in Milan (Italy), and died in Buenos Aires. Professor of philosophy at t...

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Conde de Holanda Alberto

(¿-1404)

Count of Holland, who died in the Hague in 1404. His relationship with Adelaida Ploelgeest, her love...

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Cardenal Obispo de Magdeburgo Alberto II

(¿-1232)

Count of Hallermonde, Cardinal Bishop of Magdeburg, who died in 1232. In 1210, as a legacy of the Ho...

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Conde de Sternberg Alberto III

(s. XIV)

Count of Sternberg, Archbishop of Magdeburg, who died at the end of the 14th century. He/She was app...

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Cardenal de Magdeburgo y de Maguncia Alberto V

(¿-1545)

Cardinal Archbishop of Magdeburg and Mainz, who died in 1545. He/She was the son of Juan, elector of...

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Ceoinio Rufio Albino

(s. IV y V)

Roman politician who lived between the IV and V and became prefect of Rome in the year 389-391. It w...

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Cayo Pedo Albinovano

(43 a.C.-17 d.C.)

Roman, friend and contemporary poet Ovid. He/She composed a poem about the exploits of Germanic, of ...

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Claudio Francisco de Albon

(1753-1788)

French writer descended from the family of this name, born in Lyon in 1753 and died in Paris in 1788...

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Carmen Alborch Bataller

(1947-VVVV)

Spanish politics, born in Castellon de Rugat (Valencia) on October 31, 1947, who was Minister of cul...

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Cristian Albrecht

(?-1815)

German Protestant missionary sent to Africa by the London Missionary Society. It penetrated into the...

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Carlos Albret

(¿-1415)

Constable of France, belonging to the aforementioned family. It formed part of the expedition to Afr...

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César Albret

(1614-1676)

Marshal of France, who was born in 1614 and died in 1676. It is found in sites of Mardick and Dunkir...

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Cayetano Alcázar Molina

(1897-1958)

Spanish historian, born in Madrid on 27 March 1897, and died on August 19, 1958 in Santander. Profes...

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Carlos Alcolea

(1949-1992)

Spanish painter, born in a Coruña in 1949 and died in Madrid in 1992. It is one of the representati...

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Cosme de Aldana

(1537-1578)

Spanish writer born in Valencia (ca. 1537-1578). Brother of the poet Francisco de Aldana, following ...

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Carmen Aldunate

(1940-VVVV)

Chilean painter, born in Viña del Mar in 1940, one of the most outstanding representatives of the a...

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Carlos Aldunate Solar

(1856-1931)

Chilean lawyer, born in 1856 and died in 1931. In 1886 he/she was appointed Professor of Civil law a...

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Ciro Alegría

(1909-1967)

Peruvian novelist, born in Sartibamba, Huamachuco, in 1909, and died in Lima on 17 February 1967. Hi...

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Carlos Alegría Salinas

(1882-1954)

Chilean artist, born in Putaendo, province of Aconcagua, on July 18, 1882 and died on September 22, ...

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Clara Isabel o "Claribel Alegría" Alegría Vides

(1924-VVVV)

Poet, Narrator, essayist and translator Salvadoran, born in 1924 in Esteli (Nicaragua). It possesses...

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Cristóbal Alemán

(siglos XV-XVI)

End of the 15th century and beginning of the 6th century Spanish painter. He/She painted the first s...

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condes y duques de Alenzon

(s. X-XVI)

Noble family of France dating back to the 10th century, and ending in Carlos, Duke of Alençon, died...

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Conde de Ampurias y Rosellón Alerán

(s. IX)

Count of Ampurias and Roussillon, born and died in date unknown, in the 9th century. Dark character ...

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conde de Troyes y conde de Barcelona. Alerán

(???)

Third count of Barcelona, whom the French monarch Carlos Calvo named in the year 844 Marquis of Goth...

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Carlos Aleyn

(?-1640)

English poet who was born at the end of the sixteenth century and died in 1640. He/She composed two ...

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Carlos Alfaro Gutiérrez

(1947-VVVV)

Poet, Narrator, engineer and director of Spanish cinema, born in Madrid in 1947. Although the academ...

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Califa de al-Andalus Alí ibn Hammud

(964-1018)

Sixth cordovan Caliph of al - Andalus (1016-1018), the first not belonging to the dynasty of the Uma...

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Califa abasida Alkadir-Billah

(947-1041)

Twenty second Caliph of the Abbasids dynasty, born in Baghdad in 947 and died in 1041. It happened t...

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Cristóbal Allegrain

(1710-1795)

French sculptor, born in Paris in 1710 and died in 1795. He/She made some statues commissioned by ma...

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Carlos Allioni

(1725-1804)

Famous Italian botanist, born in 1725 and died in 1804. He/She was Professor in Turin and member of ...

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Cristóbal Allori

(1577-1621)

Son and disciple of Alejandro Allori, history and landscape painter. He/She was born in Florence in ...

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Cristina Almeida

(1944-VVVV)

Cristina Almeida.Lawyer and Spanish politics, born in Badajoz on 24 July 1944. He/She was a member ...

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Carl Jonas Love Almqvist

(1793-1866)

Swedish writer. He/She was born in Stockholm and died in Bremen. Professor in Stockholm and then cle...

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Carlos Alonso

(1929-VVVV)

Painter, draftsman and etcher Argentine, attached to the movement of social realism, born in Tunuyá...

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Carmen de Alonso

(1909-1993)

Chilean writer, whose works have won several literary awards (El Mercurio, Mariano Latorre, floral g...

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Carlos Alonso del Real Ramos

(1914-1993)

Historian, Ethnologist and sociologist Spanish, born in Madrid on May 2, 1914 and died in Madrid, Sp...

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Carlos "Santillana" Alonso González

(1952-VVVV)

Spanish footballer, better known as Carlos Santillana, Santillana del Mar, Santander (Spain) on Augu...

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Cecilia o "Cecilia A. Mantua" Alonso i Bozzo

(1905-1974)

Dramatist, Narrator, and Spanish essayist, born in Barcelona in 1905 and died in his hometown in 197...

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Camilo Alonso Vega

(1889-1971)

Spanish military. Personal friend and companion of promotion of general Franco, with whom he/she col...

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Concha Alós Domingo

(1926-2011)

Spanish Narrator born on May 22, 1926 in Valencia and died on 1 August 2011 in Barcelona, in which h...

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Carlos Alquier

(1752-1826)

French diplomat, born in 1752 and died in 1826. It belonged to the first Assembly of the Convention ...

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Carlos. Alston

(1685-1760)

Botanical and Scottish physician, born in 1683 and died in 1760. He/She made several trips, studied ...

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Carlos Altamirano

(1954-VVVV)

Chilean artist, born in Santiago in 1954, that stands out in various disciplines ranging from tradit...

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Cristobal Altube

(1898-1951)

Spanish tenor born in Arechavaleta (Guipúzcoa) on July 10, 1898 and died in Madrid in May 1951. It ...

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Carlos Luis Candido o Álvarez Álvarez

(1928-2006)

Journalist and Spanish writer born in Oviedo on January 14, 1928 and died in Madrid on August 15, 20...

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Carmen Álvarez-Arenas Cisneros

(1948-VVVV)

Spanish politics, born in Madrid on August 3, 1948. After high school, he/she studied higher address...

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Carlos Álvarez

(1942-VVVV)

Director of Colombian cinema, specializing in documentary films.Filmography1968: Asalto.1969: Manual...

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Carlos Álvarez Cruz

(1933-VVVV)

Poet and Spanish essayist, born in Jerez de la Frontera (Cadiz) in 1933. Author of an extensive poet...

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César Alvarez Dumont

(1886-?)

Painter born in Vila Real (Portugal), but that made his studies and career in Spain, where he/she di...

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Conde de Urgel Álvaro

(ca. 1241-1268)

Count of Urgell, born in Burgos to 1241 and died in Foix (France) in March of 1268. It adopted the n...

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Corrado Álvaro

(1895-1956)

Italian writer. He/She was born in San Luca, Reggio Calabria and died in Rome. He/She participated i...

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