Biographies that begin by the letter: F Approximately 3209 results

Francisco de Aarsens

(1572-1641)

Dutch diplomat, born in the Hague in 1572 and died in 1641. In 1599 he was appointed resident Minist...

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Francesc Abad

(1944-VVVV)

Spanish painter, born in Terrassa (Barcelona) in 1944. He studied at the school of Arts and crafts i...

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Francisco "Chaleco" Abad

(1788-1827)

Spanish guerrilla, born in Valdepeñas (Ciudad Real) from April 24, 1788 and died in Granada on Sept...

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Fray Antonio Abad

(¿-1712)

He was born in Cardona, and took the habit of the order of preachers in Barcelona from October 10, 1...

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Fray Buenaventura Abad

(¿-1766)

Friar of the order of children, born in Cardona. He studied at the school of Marseille, where he to ...

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Fray Matías Abad

(1550-1649)

Religious Spanish Franciscan, town of Cueto, province of Santander (Spain), whose date of birth is u...

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Fray Manuel Abad Illana

(1716-1780)

Spanish religious, born January 1, 1716 in Valladolid. At the age of thirteen he took the habit of r...

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Francisco Javier Abadía Como

(ca. 1770-1830)

Spanish General, born in Valencia in to 1774 and died in 1830.He joined as a cadet in the Toledo inf...

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Francisco Juan Villemain Abancourt

(1743-1803)

French man of letters, born in Paris in 1743 and died in 1803. He published several works, including...

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Fermín Abanzit

(1679-1777)

French scholar, born at Uzès in 1679 and died in Geneva in 1777. He was versed in all the sciences,...

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Fray Agustín Íñigo Abbad y Lasierra

(1754-1813)

Spanish religious, born in Estadilla (Huesca) 19 April 1745 and died 13 October 1813 in Ribarroja (V...

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Fray Manuel Abbad y Lasierra

(1729-1806)

Spanish religious, born in Estadilla (Huesca) in 1729 and brother of fray Iñigo. He studied at Cala...

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Farhat Abbas

(1894-1985)

Pharmacist and Algerian politician born on August 24, 1894 in Taher, near Constantine, and died on D...

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Francis Ellingwood Abbot

(1836-1903)

Philosopher and American thinker, whose most important works are: Religion and Science (1874), Scien...

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Francisca Abington

(1731-1815)

Famous English actress born in 1731 and died in 1815. It arose for the first time at the Haymarket T...

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Fernando Abramo

(1786-1872)

Argentine military officer who fought in the American war of independence....

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Federico Abrech

(1699-1782)

German philologist, born in Hesse-Hausburgo in 1699 and died in 1782. He studied literature in the U...

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Felix Abreu

(¿-1766)

Juriconsulto Spanish, Knight of the order of Santiago and a member of the Spanish Academy, died in 1...

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Fernando Abril Martorell

(1936-1998)

Politician and Spanish businessman, born in Valencia on August 31, 1936 and died in Madrid on Februa...

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Felipe Acciajuoli

(1637-1700)

Musician and Roman poet, born in 1637 and died in 1700. After traveling the world, he surrendered co...

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Francesco Accolti

(ca. 1416-1483)

Italian Jurisconsult, born in Arezzo to 1416 and died in Siena in 1483. He is brother of Bernardo Ac...

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Federico Accum

(1769-1838)

German chemist, born in Buckeburgo in 1769 and died in Berlin in 1838. He went to London in 1793, an...

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Francisco Accursio

(1182-1260)

Italian jurisconsult of the 13th century, of the school of the glossators. It is believed that he wa...

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Félix Álvarez Acevedo

(s. XIX)

Spanish General, who after having distinguished during the Peninsular War under the command of the M...

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Federico Carlos Achard

(1753-1821)

Naturist and German chemist, born in Berlin in 1753 and died in 1821. He was director of the kind of...

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Franz Ackermann

(1963-VVVV)

German painter born in 1963 in Neumarkt St. Veit.He studied fine arts in Munich and Hamburg, and his...

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Fray Felipe Acosta

(s. XVII)

Speaker and humanist born in Seville. He took the habit in the order of Santo Domingo. He wrote thre...

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Federico Acosta Noriega

(1908-1985)

Poet, Narrator, playwright, journalist, and Spanish judge born in Jaén on September 23, 1908 and di...

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Francesco Acri

(1834-1913)

Italian spiritualist philosopher, advocate a Christian Platonism, born in Catanzaro and died in Bolo...

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Francisco Acuña de Figueroa

(1790-1862)

Uruguayan poet, born in Montevideo in 1790 and died in 1862, who is considered the founder of the na...

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Fray José Rosauro Acuña

(1769-?)

Religious and Chilean physician, born in Santiago August 29, 1769 and died on the island of Juan Fer...

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Fray Miguel Acuña

(1788-1847)

Religious Colombian Franciscan, born in Zapatoca, province of Socorro (Santander) 8 May 1788 and die...

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Fleur Adcock

(1934-VVVV)

New Zealand poet, born in Papakura. Five years after he left his country and went to England, where ...

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Federico Adelung

(1768-1853)

German man of letters, born in Stettin 13 February 1768, and died in Petersburgo in 1843. Having ent...

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Felipe Adler

(1848-?)

German engraver, called Patricus, and corruption Paticina, born in Nuremberg in 1848. His works are ...

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Felix Adler

(1851-1933)

Educator and American reformer of German origin, born on 13 August 1851 in Alzey (Germany) and died ...

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Françoise Adret

(1920-VVVV)

Dancer, choreographer and ballet master French, born in Versailles on August 7, 1920.He was student ...

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Fray Domingo Advan

(s. XVII)

Religious Dominican, was born in Valencia. He wrote a Prosody, book one, Valencia, 1626, in eighth....

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Félix de Adzaneta

(1691-1767)

Prelate Spanish, born in the Castellón town of Adzaneta del Maestre in 1691 and died in Castellon d...

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Flavio Aecio de Mesia

(ca. 390-454)

Roman general. He was born at Durostorum, Illyria, around the year 390 and died in Ravenna from Sept...

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Franz Ulrich Theodor Aepinus

(1724-1802)

German physicist, was born in Rostock on December 13, 1724 and died at Dorpat on August 10, 1802.Som...

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Fulgencio Afán de Ribera

(s. XVIII)

The 18th century Spanish writer, probable pseudonym of Fray Manuel de Ribera. Whoever that it may be...

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Fortunio Affaitati

(¿-1550)

Italian physicist, was born in Cremona at the end of the 15th century and died in 1550. He conquered...

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Fray Miguel de Agia

(s. XVI)

Spanish religious, born in Valencia, took the habit of the order of San Francisco; in 1563 he went t...

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Filippo d' Aglié

(1604-1667)

Dancer, choreographer, writer, musician and ballet master Italian, born in 1604 and died in 1667, wh...

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Federico Agnelli

(1604-?)

Italian engraver, was born in Milan in 1604. There are the several portraits and a view of the Cathe...

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Fray José Agramunt

(1657-1752)

Religious Spanish Dominican, who was born in Valencia on the 12 November 1657. He was Professor of H...

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Francisco Agrícola

(s. XVI-1621)

German theologian, born at Suñén, in the Duchy of Juliers, in the middle of the 16th century, and ...

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Francisco Aguado

(1572-1654)

Spanish Jesuit, born in Torrejón de Ardoz in 1572 and died in Madrid in 1654. He was preacher of Fe...

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Fray Pedro Aguado

(1538-1609)

Spanish Franciscan church, born in Baldomero (Spain). Although the date of his birth and his death i...

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Fermín Aguayo

(1926-1977)

Spanish painter, born in Sotillo de la Ribera (Burgos) in 1926 and died in Paris in 1977. During the...

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Francisco Antonio Agüera e Infanzón

(¿-1773)

Marino designed as pilot of the Navy in the Department of Cartagena, amounted to frigate Ensign in 1...

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Frédéric Aguessy

(1956-VVVV)

French pianist, born in Paris on April 3, 1956. Began his piano studies at the age of four with Jacq...

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Fray Fernando de Aguiar

(s. XV)

Portuguese religious, Abbot of the monastery of the Alcotaza. Manuscript left a Flos Sanctorum of th...

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Francisco Aguilar Barquero

(1857-1924)

Costa Rican politician born on May 21, 1857 and died in San José on 11 October 1924. He was Preside...

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Florestán Aguilar

(1872-1934)

Cuban doctor, born in Havana in 1872 and died in Madrid in 1934. He first studied in Madrid and then...

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Francisco Aguilar

(s. XVI)

Spanish physician, who lived in Valencia at the end of the 16th century. He wrote for the doctors of...

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Francisco de Aguilar

(1479-1569)

Writer and religious Spanish, who came to Mexico to participate in the conquest and, after living th...

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Fray Juan Bautista Aguilar

(1655-1714)

Trinitarian religious, born in Valencia, February 2, 1655. He wrote several works of poetry and tran...

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Francisco Aguilera Egea

(1857-1931)

Military and Spanish politician, born in Ciudad Real, the year 1857, and died in Madrid, in 1931.fra...

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Francisco Vicente Aguilera

(1821-1877)

Lawyer and Colonel in the Cuban army, born in Bayamo on June 23, 1821 and died in New York in 1877, ...

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Fernando o Hernando Aguilera y Zurita

(1561-1630)

Religious and Chilean writer, born in the city of La Imperial in 1561 and died in Cuzco (Peru) in 16...

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Francisca Aguirre

(1930-VVVV)

Poet Spanish born in Alicante on October 27, 1930. Writer of late vocation, not became known as a po...

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Francisco de [jesuita belga] Aguirre

(1567-1617)

Belgian religious, born about 1567. He entered the society of Jesus, where became known as excellent...

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Francisco de [conquistador español] Aguirre

(1508-1581)

Conqueror and Spanish military, born in 1508 in the town of Talavera de la Reina and died in 1581 in...

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Francisco de [pintor español] Aguirre

(s. XVII)

17TH century Spanish painter, pupil of Eugenio Caxés. The paintings of the Chapterhouse of Toledo r...

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Francisco Agulló

(1538-1648)

Spanish painter, born at Cocentaina, province of Valencia, in 1538. He painted and gilded in 1637 th...

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Fakhruddin Alí Ahmed

(1905-1977)

Indian politician born on May 13, 1905 in New Delhi and died on February 11, 1977, in the same city....

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Fray Mateo Aimerich

(1715-1779)

Spanish Jesuit, born in Bordils, province of Girona, in 1715 and died in Ferrara in 1779. He entered...

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Fernando Aínsa

(1937-VVVV)

Uruguayan writer, born in 1937, whose studies of utopia have been published in various countries.He ...

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Francisco de Aix

(s. XVII)

Parliament's lawyer and jurist from Marseille, towards the middle of the 17TH century. He wrote a wo...

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Fray Francisco de Ajofrín

(1719-1789)

Spanish religious, who was born in Ajofrín, Toledo, May 20, 1719. He was baptized with the name of ...

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Federico Akerel

(1748-1804)

Swedish writer who was born in 1748 and died in 1804. There are portraits, maps and landscapes very ...

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Faraón de Egipto Akhenatón o Akenatón o Amenofis IV

(1364-1347 a.C.)

(Imn-htpw; Akh-n-Itn) tenth King of the 18th Egyptian dynasty, son and successor of Amenhotep III an...

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Fray Miguel de Alaejos

(s. XVI)

Spanish religious, prior of San Lorenzo de el Escorial, who refers to having been consulted by Felip...

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Fray José Alapont

(¿-1800)

He was born in Vallada (Valencia), and took the habit of San Francisco. He wrote several works, one ...

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Fabián Alarcón

(1947-VVVV)

Ecuadorian politician, Acting President of Ecuador from 1997 to 1998, born in Quito on April 14, 194...

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Fernando Alarcón

(1466-1540)

Captain of the 15th and 16th century Spanish, Knight of the order of Santiago, called the Lord of Al...

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Francisco Alard

(s. XVI)

Theologian of the sixteenth century, originating from a family of Brussels. Persecuted as a heretic ...

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Flavio Álava

(1957-VVVV)

Ecuadorian painter born in Guayaquil, in 1957. He studied at the school of fine arts Juan José Plaz...

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