Biographies that begin by the letter: G Approximately 2299 results

Giuliano Amato

(1938-VVVV)

Italian politician, born on May 13, 1938, in Turin, Prime Minister of the Republic on two occasions,...

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Gene Amdahl

(1927-VVVV)

IBM project manager and design engineer. Thanks to its designs large machines used in offices and bu...

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Giovanni Amendola

(1882-1926)

Politician and Italian journalist born in Rome on 15 April 1882 and died in Cannes (France) on April...

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Guillermo Ames

(1576-1633)

English, Calvinist theologian, Professor of theology in the University of Franeker in the Netherland...

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Gregorio del Amo y González

(1858-1941)

Intellectual, physician and Spanish patron born in Santoña (Santander) on August 18, 1858 and died ...

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Guillaume Amontons

(1663-1705)

Physical and mechanical French, who fellow supposed inventor of the Telegraph; He/She was born in 16...

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Guadalupe Amor

(1920-2000)

Mexican poet, born in Mexico City in 1920 and died in Mexico, D. F., Mexico on May 8, 2000. Author o...

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Guillermo de Saint Amour

(¿-1272)

Celebrated French theologian, doctor of the Sorbona, Canon of Beauvais and Chancellor of the Univers...

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Guillermo Amuchastegui San Martín

(1910-?)

Basque pelota player born on September 28, 1910 in the Basque town of Ondarroa. Amuchastegui represe...

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Gregorio Víctor Amunátegui

(1830-1899)

Politician and Chilean historian. Brother of Miguel Luis, with whom he/she collaborated in the Spani...

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Gilbert Amy

(1936-VVVV)

Composer and French Orchestra conductor, born in Paris on August 29, 1936. He/She studied compositio...

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Géza Anda

(1921-1976)

Swiss citizen Hungarian pianist. He/She was born in Budapest on November 19, 1921 and died in Zurich...

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Gustavo Andrade Rivera

(1922-1974)

Colombian playwright, born in Neiva (in the Department of Huila) in 1922, and died in Bogotá in 197...

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Glauber Pedro de Andrade Rocha

(1938-1981)

Director of Brazilian cinema, known as Glauber Rocha, born in Vitoria's conquest (province of Bahia)...

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Gyula. Conde de Andrassy

(1823-1890)

Hungarian politician, born March 3, 1823 in Kassa (now Košice), in Slovakia, which was then part of...

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Gudmundo Andreo

(1630-1654)

Irish writer. He/She was born in 1630 and died in 1654. He/She became known for a treatise on polyga...

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Giulio Andreotti

(1919-2013)

Italian politician, born in Rome on January 14, 1919, and died in his hometown on May 6, 2013. Leade...

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Guillermo Andreve

(1879-1940)

Narrator, essayist, journalist, historian, educator, and Panamanian politician, born in Panama City ...

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Girolamo Andrioli

(s. XVII)

Veronese painter of great merit, who lived in the 17TH century. His paintings are exposed in Verona ...

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Guido Comneno Andrónico I

(¿-1235)

Emperor of Trebizond, died in 1235. It happened in 1222 to Alejo I, whose daughter had married; Afte...

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Giovanni Francesco Anerio

(s. XVI)

Roman musician, brother of Félix Anerio, born about 1567. He/She was maestro di cappella of Sigismu...

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Gonzalo Anes y Álvarez de Castrillón

(1931-2014)

Economist and Spanish historian, Professor of history and economic institutions at the Faculty of ec...

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Gaspero Angiolini

(1731-1803)

Dancer, choreographer, teacher of ballet and Italian composer, born 9 February 1731 in Florence and ...

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Giovanni Andrea dell' Anguillara

(ca.1517-ca.1570)

Famous Italian poet, born in Sutri to 1517 and died probably in the same city to 1570. He/She is esp...

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Genaro Annese

(s. XVII)

Leader of the insurgents of Naples, successor of Masaniello in 1648; He/She called the Duke of guise...

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Gabriele D'Annunzio

(1863-1938)

Poet, storyteller, playwright and essayist Italian born in Pescara (Italy) on March 12, 1863 and die...

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George Anson

(1697-1762)

British Admiral, born in 1697. He/She completed the circumnavigation of the world between 1740-1744....

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George Antheil

(1900-1959)

American composer known as the "bad boy of music" (Bad boy of music) by the type of ultramodern musi...

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Guillermo Antolín

(1873-?)

Historian, bibliographer and Spanish writer; born in Paredes de Nava Palencia population in the year...

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Giacomo Antonelli

(1806-1876)

Italian politician, born in 1806 in Sonnino, and died in Rome in 1876. During the pontificate of Gre...

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Godofredo Antonio

(s. XVI-1618)

Famous German, natural jurisconsult of Westphalia; one of the founders of the University of Giessen;...

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Guillaume Apollinaire

(1880-1918)

Poet, Narrator, essayist and art critic French, born in Rome on August 26, 1880, and died in Paris o...

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George Owen Wyne Apperley

(1884-1960)

English painter, born at Vontor (island of Wight, Great Britain) in 1884 and died in Tangier in 1960...

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Giuseppe Aprile

(1732-1813)

Castrato singer, composer and Italian Professor born in Martina in 1732 and died in Naples in 1813. ...

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Gaspar Aquila

(1488-1560)

Latin name of German Adler, theologian who was born in Augsburg in 1488 and died in 1560. It adopted...

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Galo Aquilio

(s. I a. C.)

Roman Jurisconsult, lived in the last century b.c. He/She was a friend of Cicero with who divided th...

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Gaspar Arandas

(s. XVII)

Spanish, natural silversmith of Tarragona who lived at the end of the 17TH century. He/She worked th...

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Gonzalo Arango Arias

(1931-1976)

Colombian poet, founder of the Rentería. Gonzalo Arango Arias was born in Andes (Antioquia) and die...

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Gregorio Araoz Alfaro de Lamadrid

(1795-1857)

Military Argentine born in Tucumán in 1795 and died in Buenos Aires in 1857. He/She participated in...

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Giuseppe Archimboldo

(1530-1593)

Rudolf II. Giuseppe Archimboldo.Painter, draftsman and Italian engineer born in 1527 in Milan and d...

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Germán Arciniegas Angueyra

(1900-1999)

Writer and Colombian diplomat, born in Santa Fe de Bogotá on December 6, 1900 and died in Bogotá o...

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Gregorio de Arcisio

(1516-1562)

Spanish mercedarian religious, born in Valencia in 1516 and died in the same city in 1562. Great hum...

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Giuseppe Arena

(s. XVIII)

Composer and Italian musician who was born at the beginning of the 18th century; his most notable wo...

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Gabriel Aresti

(1933-1975)

Natural Spanish writer of Bilbao. Before turning to poetry, he/she worked many years as an accountan...

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Germán Arestizabal Rebolledo

(1943-VVVV)

Chilean artist, born in Santiago on 11 May 1943, grower of graphic art and drawing in a very heterog...

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Guido D' Arezzo

(ca. 990-ca. 1033)

Theoretical Italian musical, also known as Guido Aretino or Guido Aretinus, whose ideas favored nota...

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Guiton Arezzo

(¿-1294)

Famous Italian poet who died in 1294. He/She was one of the poets primitive and founders of Italian ...

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Gregorio Argaiz

(s. XVII)

Spanish writer of the 17TH century, native of Logroño, was a Benedictine monk in Valladolid and was...

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Giulio Carlo Argan

(1920-1992)

History of architecture and art critic. It belongs to the young generation that was powered by the R...

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Gonzalo Argote de Molina

(1548-1596)

Scholar and Spanish historian, born in Seville in 1548 and died in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in 159...

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Gómez Arias

(s. XVIII)

Costumbrista writer in the line of Quevedo and Torres Villarroel. His works include moral, political...

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Gabriel Arias-Salgado y de Cubas

(1904-1962)

Spanish politician, born in Madrid, on 3 March the year 1904, and died in the same city, on 26 June ...

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Gabriela Aribau de Telles

(s. XIX)

Dramatic Spanish writer of the 19th century, whose life any data is not known. It is known, however,...

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Gabriel de Aristazábal

(1743-1805)

Commanding general marine in the Philippines, born in 1743 and died in 1805. He/She was sent to Cons...

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Gonzalo Ariza Vélez

(1912-1995)

Watercolourist and Colombian landscape painter, born in Bogotá on February 3, 1912 and died in 1995...

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Giorgio Armani

(1934-VVVV)

Italian fashion designer, born on July 11, 1934 in Piacenza. Son of Ugo Armani and María Raimondi, ...

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Giuseppe Armellini

(1887-1958)

Italian astronomer born in Rome on October 23, 1887 and died in the same city on July 15, 1958. Prof...

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Gustavo Mauricio Armfeldt

(1757-1814)

Swedish General, was born in 1757 and died in 1814. He/She was Governor of Stockholm, Ambassador in ...

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Gilliam Armstrong

(1950-VVVV)

Australian film director, born in Melbourne on December 18, 1950. After education at Swinburne Colle...

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Gabriel Arnao

(1922-1985)

Cartoonist and Spanish screenwriter, born in Madrid in 1922 and known as Gabi Arnao. Published in 19...

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Günther Arndt

(1907-1976)

Director of German choir, born in Berlin on April 1, 1907 and died in the same city on December 25, ...

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Guillermo Arnone

(s. XVI)

Composer, the 16th century Italian musician, organist of the Cathedral of Milan. He/She composed sev...

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Gonzalo Aróstegui y Herrera

(1771-1828)

Military and Spanish politician born in Havana (Cuba) in 1771 and died 10 August 1828 in Guanabacoa....

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Gerald Arpino

(1928-2008)

Dancer, choreographer, teacher and artistic director American, of Italian descent, born in Staten Is...

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Guillermo Arragos

(1513-1610)

French physician; He/She was born in 1513 and died in 1610. It was, as they say, medical detail from...

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Gonzalo de Arredondo y Alvarado

(Siglos XV-XVI)

Religious Benedictine and writer, born perhaps in the Valle de Ruesga (Santander) and died in the mo...

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Gonzalo de Arriaga

(1593-1637)

Spanish theologian, Dominican friar, born in Burgos in 1593 and died in Madrid en1637. He/She was pr...

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Gerardo Arrubla

(1872-1946)

Historian, conservative politician and Colombian writer, born in Santafe de Bogota in 1872 and died ...

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Giovanni Maria Artusi

(ca. 1540-1613)

Theoretician and Italian composer born in Bologna around the year 1540 and died in the same city 18 ...

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Graziadio Isaia Ascoli

(1829-1907)

Philologist, linguist and Italian orientalist, born in Gorizia in 1829 and died in Milan in 1907. Pr...

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Gaspar Aselli

(1581-1626)

Italian physician, Professor at the University of Padua, born in Cremona for the years from 1581 and...

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Gehudi Ashmun

(1794-1828)

American colonizer, born in Champlain, in the State of New York, in 1794, and died in 1828. He/She b...

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Gerardo Asinelli

(s. XII)

Architect Bolognese, who lived at the beginning of the 12th century. Along with his brother, he/she ...

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Guillermo Atías

(1917-1979)

Chilean writer born in Ovalle; It belonged to the so-called "generation of the 38". He/She was edito...

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Gerardo Attinghausen

(s. XIII)

The canton of Uri Landaman in 1206. He/She was one of the founders of Swiss independence, and took a...

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George Attwood

(1745-1807)

English physicist, born in 1745 and died in 1807. He/She was a professor at the College of the Trini...

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Guillaume Aubert

(1534-1601)

French writer, born in 1534 and died in 1601. He/She wrote the following works: history of warfare m...

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Gabriel Audisio

(1900-?)

Poet, Narrator, essayist and French dramatist, born in Marseille on July 27, 1900. In his abundant l...

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Gerardo Audran

(1640-1703)

French engraver, disciple and friend of Lebrun and member of the Academy of painting, born in Lyon i...

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Guillermo Augusto

(1722-1758)

Prince of Prussia, brother of Federico II and general in Chief of the Prussian army, born in 1722 an...

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