Biographies that begin by the letter: C Approximately 3111 results

Cristóbal Agüeros


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


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


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


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


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


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

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Clemente Airó


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


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

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Claude Akins


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


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

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Cosme Alamanni


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


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


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


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

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Coriolano Alberini


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

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Conde de Holanda Alberto


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


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


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


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


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

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Cristian Albrecht


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

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Carlos Albret


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

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César Albret


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


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

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Carlos Alcolea


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


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

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Carmen Aldunate


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


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


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

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Carlos Alegría Salinas


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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

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Cristina Almeida


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


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

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Carlos Alonso


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

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Carmen de Alonso


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

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Carlos Alonso del Real Ramos


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


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


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

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Camilo Alonso Vega


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

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Concha Alós Domingo


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


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

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Carlos. Alston


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

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Carlos Altamirano


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

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Cristobal Altube


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


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


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

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Carlos Álvarez


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

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Carlos Álvarez Cruz


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


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


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

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Carlos María de Alvear


Military, diplomatic and Argentine ruler born on October 25, 1789 in Santo Ángel Custodio (Eastern ...

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Concepción Teresa Alzola


Storyteller and Cuban poet, born in Marianao on February 19, 1930. Doctor in philosophy and literatu...

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Conde de Saboya Amadeo I

(ca. 1010-ca. 1051)

Third count of Savoy, Belley, Nyon, Aosta, Salmorenc and Moriana, born about 1010 and died to 1051. ...

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Conde de Saboya Amadeo II

(ca. 1050-1080)

Fifth count of Savoy (1078-1080), born to 1050 and died in Turin January 26, 1080.Second son of coun...

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Conde de Saboya Amadeo III

(ca. 1094-1148)

Seventh count of Savoy, born to 1094 and died in Nicosia 1 April 1148.Eldest son of Humberto II coun...

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Conde de Saboya Amadeo IV

(ca. 1195-1253)

Tenth count of Savoy, born about 1195 and died July 11, 1253 in the castle of Montmélian.He was the...

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Conde de Saboya Amadeo V


Count of Savoy, named the great; second son of Tomás de Saboya, count of Flanders, was born in 1249...

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Conde de Saboya Amadeo VI


Count of Savoy, named the Green count; born in Chambéry in 1334, he/she succeeded his father Aimon ...

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Conde de Saboya Amadeo VII


Eighteenth count of Savoy, born in 1360. The Red Earl was called because, according to Chronicles, h...

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Carlos Coriolano Amador Fernández


Colombian entrepreneur born in 1835 and died on October 13, 1919, in the city of Medellin. It was kn...

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