Biographies that begin by the letter: G Approximately 2299 results

Guillermo Abadía Morales

(1912-2010)

Colombian folklorist, born in the city of Santafé de Bogotá in 1912 and died in Bogotá, Colombia ...

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Gerónimo Abarca de Bolea y Portugal

(s. XVI)

The 16th century Aragonese Tycoon. He wrote in latin a history of the Kingdom of Aragon, which has b...

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Guillermo Abbes

(s. XVII)

French theologian who lived in the first half of the 17TH century. It was the first Canon of San Seb...

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George Abbott

(1887-1995)

Producer and theatre director, director and us screenwriter, born in Forestville (New York) on June ...

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Gobernador de Toledo Abd al-Rahmán ibn Matiyo

(ss. X-XI)

Governor of Toledo, born and died in date unknown. Belonging to a prominent family of Toledo from th...

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Gobernador de Murcia Abd al-Rahmán ibn Rasiq

(s. XI)

The Governor of Murcia who lived in the 11th century.Little-known character, the first news that mak...

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Gobernador de Toledo Abd Allah ibn Matiyo

(ss. X-XI)

Governor of the taifa of Toledo, born and died in date unknown. It belonged to a prominent family in...

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Gaspar Abeille

(1648-1718)

Abate and poet born in Provence in 1648 and died in Paris in 1718 French. He was a member of the Fre...

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Gaspar Abel

(1676-1763)

German preacher who was rector in Osterburgo and Halberstad. In addition to some theological dissert...

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Guillem Abiell

(¿-1420)

Spanish architect, died to 1420 in Palermo, Sicily. It was the construction of the churches in Barce...

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Guillermo Abigton

(1605-1659)

Historian and English playwright, born in 1605 and died in 1659. He published a tragicomedy called t...

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Gabriel Abos

(1650-1703)

Bearn, Knight of Malta and Navy sailor bold, brother of Maximiliano Abos. Both in 1698 defended the ...

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Gabriel Abreu y Barreda

(1860-1940)

Spanish architect born in 1860 in Madrid and died in Madrid on March 11, 1940.Gabriel Abreu was titl...

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Gobernador de Murcia Abú Bakr Ahmed ibn Tahir

(ca.973-1063)

Governor of the cora de Tudmir (Murcia), born about 973 and died in 1063. Although did not print mon...

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Gobernador de Murcia Abú Muhammad Abdallah

(1055-1131)

Governor of Murcia, Murcia 1055-born and died in 1131.Belonging to the murcian important family of t...

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Geber Abu-Musah-Al Sofi

(s. VIII-IX)

Famous Arabic Alchemist, who lived at the end of the 8th century or beginning of the 9th. Some claim...

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Gregorius Abulfaragius Abul Farax

(1226-1286)

Historian and Arab physician of the sect of the Jacobite Christians, also called Barhebraeus. He was...

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Giuseppe Accordino

(1777-1830)

Italian empiricist philosopher. Accordino, in his work Elementi di philosophy (3 volumes, 1822-26-30...

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Gonzalo Acevedo Bernal

(1900-1967)

Actor, cameraman and producer of Colombian cinema, born in Bogotá and died in Cali. Son of Arturo A...

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Godofredo Achenwall

(1719-1772)

German Economist, born in 1719 in Prussia and died in 1772; He is the inventor of the science called...

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Gerrit Achterberg

(1905-1962)

Dutch poet, born on May 20, 1905 in Langbroek and died on January 17, 1962 in Oud Leusden. After be ...

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Gayo Acilio

(siglos III-II a.C.)

Roman historian and Senator (end of the 3rd century a. c.-beginning of the 2nd century BC) represent...

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Gabriel Acosta

(¿-1616)

Portuguese theologian, born in the mid-16th century and died in 1616. He was Chancellor and Professo...

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Gerry Adams

(1952-VVVV)

Irish politician born in Belfast, Ireland of the North, in 1952. Destined to follow in the footsteps...

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Gustavo Adams Greene

(1909-VVVV)

Chilean writer, who was for many years correspondent of the press in various foreign countries. You ...

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Guillermo Adams

(1575-1621)

English Navigator, born in 1575 and died in 1621. He made his first trip as a pilot to the Moluscas....

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Geoge Adams

(s. XVIII)

The name of two English instrumentalists, (born around 1704 and died in 1773) father and son (born i...

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Guillermo Ader

(s. XVII)

French physician of the seventeenth century who composed a book entitled: Aegrotis et evangeliis mor...

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Godmundo Jorge Adlerbeth

(1751-1818)

Swedish man of letters, born in 1751 and died in 1818. He held several public positions, and accompa...

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Gabriel. Dux de Génova Adorno

(s. XIV)

Genoese merchant, elected Doge in 1356. It was from a family of Jurists, and the Genoese, fleeing to...

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Graciliano Afonso y Naranjo

(1775-1861)

Philosopher, poet, and Spanish politician born in La Orotava (Santa Cruz de Tenerife) on August 12, ...

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Gregorio Aglipay y Labayán

(1870-1940)

Filipino Catholic priest born in Batao Municio (Ilocos Norte, Philippines) on May 7, 1870 and died i...

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Giovanni [abuelo] Agnelli

(1866-1945)

Italian businessman, founder of the Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino (FIAT). He was born in Piedm...

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Giovanni [nieto] Agnelli

(1921-2003)

Italian businessman, Honorary President of the Fiat Spa and Juventus and President of the financial ...

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Giovanni del Agnello

(¿-1387)

Italian politician born in Pisa in the first half of the 14th century and died in Genoa in 1387. In ...

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Guido Agosti

(1901-1989)

Composer and Italian pianist, born in Forlì on August 11, 1901 and died in Milan in 1989. He studie...

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Giacomo Agostini

(1947-VVVV)

Italian motorcyclist, has the palmares broadest ever in the speciality, with sixteen world titles, s...

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Guillaume Agoult

(s. XII)

Provencal poet of the 12th century. Among other compositions himself lost, cited one that was entitl...

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Gustavo Agrait

(1904-VVVV)

Poet and Narrator Puerto Rican, born in Germán in 1904. Author of a brilliant literary production t...

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Georgius Agrícola

(1494-1555)

German scholar, whose real name was Landmann; born in Saxony in 1494 and died in 1555. He studied me...

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Gaspar Honorat de Aguilar

(1561-1623)

Playwright and Spanish poet, born in Valencia, city that wrote several works custom, both comedies a...

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Gaspar Marqués de Benalúa Aguilera y Contreras

(1795-1856)

Military and Spanish politician born in Madrid on April 12, 1795, and died on December 25, 1856.Brot...

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gobernador de Murcia Ahmed ibn Abú Yafar

(ca. 1050-1100)

Governor of Murcia, Murcia-born to 1050 and died in his hometown in 1100.Ahmed belonged to the impor...

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Guerasp Ahmed-Ibn-Arabhah

(¿-1450)

Arab historian, died in Damascus in 1450. He wrote a history of Timur or Tamerlane in the florid sty...

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Giovanni Santini Aichel

(1667-1723)

Bohemian architect of Italian origin; born in Prague, in 1667, and died in 1723. It was formed in It...

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Gregorio Aichinger

(siglos XVI-XVII)

Famous German organist which bloomed in late 16th century and early 17th century. He published sever...

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Guillermo Aikman

(1682-1731)

Scottish painter; He was born in 1682 and died in 1731. He studied in Italy and then there was in Tu...

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Gran Visir de Turquía Aindjy Solimán

(s. XVII)

The Dukes of Lorraine and of Bavaria defeated Grand Vizier of sultan Mohamed IV, who defeated in 168...

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Guillermo Francisco Ainsworth

(1807-?)

Physician and English geologist, who was born in 1807. He did geological excursions in the Pyrenees,...

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George A. Akerlof

(1940-VVVV)

American economist born in New Haven (Connecticut) on June 17, 1940. Dedicated during his entire pro...

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Guillermo Akersbot

(s. XVII)

Painter and Dutch printmaker who lived in Horlan in the first half of the 17TH century. Among his be...

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Guillermo Alabaster

(1567-1640)

Anglican theologian, who was born in Hadleigh in 1567 and died in 1640. Became Catholic during a tri...

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Gustavo Alamon

(1935-VVVV)

Uruguayan painter, born in Tacuarembó in 1935. He began his apprenticeship in his hometown and cont...

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Guillermo Alan

(1552-1594)

English Cardinal, who was born in Lancaster County in 1552 and died in 1594. He was an ardent defend...

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Gaspar de Alarcón

(s. XVI-XVII)

Spanish expeditionary. He participated as a cosmographer in the 1602 voyage led by Sebastián Vizca...

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Genaro Alas Rodríguez

(1926-VVVV)

Spanish architect. He was born on April 29, 1926 in Madrid. He studied from the Madrid School of arc...

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Galcerán de Albanell

(1561-1626)

He was born in Barcelona in 1561, and was master of literature of Felipe IV. He wrote a panegyric in...

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Gran Condestable de Nápoles Alberico I

(s. XIV)

Great Constable of Naples, created in the 14th century in Italy, under the company name of San Jorge...

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Gran Condestable de Nápoles Alberico II

(s. XIV)

Son of Alberico I, and successor of this as Grand Constable of Naples. It was allied initially of th...

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Girolamo Albertucci de Borzelli

(1432-1497)

Italian chronicler, who was born in Bologna in 1432 and died in 1497. He entered the order of St. Do...

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Gil Álvarez de Albornoz

(1300-1367)

Archbishop of Toledo, Cardinal and statesman. She was born in Cuenca (1300) and died in Viterbo (136...

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Guillermo Albrecht

(1786-1848)

Renowned German agronomist, who was born in 1786 and died in 1848. He taught in a rural economy prin...

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Girolamo Aleandro

(1480-1542)

Italian Cardinal, called the elder or the eldest, born in 1480 and died in 1542. One of the men was ...

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Georgij Aleksandrov

(1908-1961)

Russian philosopher, born in 1908 and died in 1961. It was great defender, in times of Stalin, histo...

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Giancarlo Alessandrini

(1950-VVVV)

Italian Strip cartoonist, born in Jesi (Italy) on March 20, 1950.LifeAfter studying at the art schoo...

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Giulio Alessandrini

(1506-1590)

Italian physician, born in 1506 and died in 1590, in Trento. He was defender of the doctrines of Gal...

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Goffredo Alessandrini

(1904-1978)

Italian film director, born in Cairo (Egypt) on September 9, 1904 and died in Rome (Italy), in 1978....

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Galeazzo Alessi

(1512-1572)

Italian architect, born in Perugia in 1512 and died in his hometown in 1572. He received his trainin...

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Giuseppe d' Alessi

(1612-1647)

Goldsmith and Italian revolutionary, born in Polizzi Generosa (Sicily, province of Palermo) in 1612 ...

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Grigori Vasilievich Alexandrov

(1903-1983)

Soviet filmmaker born in Ekaterinburg on January 23, 1903 and died in Moscow in 1983. Real name Grig...

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Guillermo Alexis

(s. XV)

French Benedictine, called the religious good, who lived at the end of the fifteenth century and beg...

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Gregorio de Alfaro

(ca 1516-1616)

Spanish Benedictine monk, born in Córdoba to 1516 and died in Ona in 1616. Professed in the colegio...

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Gaspar Alfonso

(?-1618)

Sailing of Portuguese origin, born in Serpa and died in 1618. He entered the society of Jesus in 156...

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Gueidar Aliev

(1923-2003)

Azerbaijani politician, President of the Republic between 1993 and 2003, born on May 10, 1923 in the...

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Gregorio Allegri

(1580-1640)

Composer Italian musician, born in Rome in 1580 and died in 1640. He was a singer and composer of th...

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Geri Allen

(1957-VVVV)

Born June 12, 1957 in Detroit, American jazz pianist.Amateur from very small to Charlie Parkerthat h...

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Grant Allen

(1848-1899)

Naturalist and English novelist, born in Kingston (Canada) in 1848 and died in Surrey in 1899. He wa...

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Guillermo Alley

(1500-1571)

English prelate, born in 1500 and died in 1571. As a supporter of the reformed religion, had to seek...

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Gordon W. Allport

(1897-1967)

American psychologist and philosopher. He was born in Indiana and studied at Harvard; He spent a yea...

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Guilherme de Almeida

(1890-1969)

Poet, essayist, translator, advocate and Brazilian journalist, born in Campinas (São Paulo) on July...

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