Biographies that begin by the letter: C Approximately 3111 results

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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Carlos María de Alvear

(1789-1852)

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

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Concepción Teresa Alzola

(1930-VVVV)

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

(1249-1323)

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

(1334-1383)

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

(1360-1391)

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

(1835-1919)

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

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Cornelio Amalthee

(1530-1603)

Doctor and Italian poet born in 1350 and died in 1603. He/She was Secretary of the Republic of Ragus...

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Claudio Amanthon

(1760-1835)

French publicist, born in 1760 and died in 1835. It was individual of the society of Sciences, arts ...

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Cayo. Amatio

(s. I a.C.)

Dark origin Roman, intended, as a grandson of Mario, played Augustus the inheritance of César year ...

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Carmen Amaya Amaya

(1913-1963)

Dancer and Spanish singer of Gypsy race born in 1913 in Barcelona and died on November 19, 1963. He/...

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Cristóbal Amberger

(s. XV-1560)

German painter, born in Nuremberg at the end of the 15th century, and died in Augsburg in 1560. The ...

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Conde de Amblimont

(¿-1796)

General of the French Navy at the end of the 18th century. During the revolution he/she entered the ...

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Charles de. Señor de Chaumont Amboise

(1473-1511)

French soldier, born in 1473 and died in 1511. He/She was Governor of Milan, and in the expedition o...

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Carlo Ambrosini

(1954-VVVV)

Italian Strip cartoonist, born in Azzano Mella (Italy) on March 15, 1954.LifeHe received artistic tr...

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Carlos Francisco Ametller

(1753-1835)

Spanish physician, born in Barcelona November 12, 1753 and died in Cadiz from February 14, 1835, whi...

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Cristóbal Federico Ammon

(1766-1820)

Famous preacher, German Protestant theologian, who was born in 1766 and died in 1820. He/She was Pro...

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