Biographies that begin by the letter: G Approximately 2299 results

Gaspar Honorat de Aguilar


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


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


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

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Giovanni Santini Aichel


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/She published s...

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Guillermo Aikman


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

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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


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

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George A. Akerlof


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


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

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Gustavo Alamon


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

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Guillermo Alan


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

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Gaspar de Alarcón


Spanish expeditionary. He/She participated as a cosmographer in the 1602 voyage led by Sebastián Vi...

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Genaro Alas Rodríguez


Spanish architect. He/She was born on April 29, 1926 in Madrid. He/She studied from the Madrid Schoo...

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Galcerán de Albanell


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

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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


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

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Gil Álvarez de Albornoz


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

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Guillermo Albrecht


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

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Girolamo Aleandro


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


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

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Giancarlo Alessandrini


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

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Giulio Alessandrini


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

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Goffredo Alessandrini


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

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Galeazzo Alessi


Italian architect, born in Perugia in 1512 and died in his hometown in 1572. He/She received his tra...

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Giuseppe d' Alessi


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

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Grigori Vasilievich Alexandrov


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


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

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Gueidar Aliev


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

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Gregorio Allegri


Composer Italian musician, born in Rome in 1580 and died in 1640. He/She was a singer and composer o...

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Geri Allen


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

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Grant Allen


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

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Guillermo Alley


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


American psychologist and philosopher. He/She was born in Indiana and studied at Harvard; He/She spe...

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Guilherme de Almeida


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

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Giorgio Almirante


Italian politician, born in Salsomaggiore Terme in 1914, and died in Rome in 1988. Linked to the fas...

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Gabriel Alomar


Writer, essayist, poet, politician and Spanish diplomat. He/She was born in Palma de Mallorca and di...

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Gabriel Alonso de Herrera

(ca. 1480-ca. 1539)

Spanish naturalist born in Talavera de la Reina (Toledo) near 1480 and died around 1539. Little info...

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Guillermo Alonso Monroy


Spanish painter, born in 1954 in Vigo (Pontevedra) and died in the same city in 1982. His early deat...

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Gerónimo Alphen


Dutch poet, born in 1746 and died in 1803. He/She was Attorney general at the Court of Utrecht and g...

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Gerardo de. Conde de Alsacia


See Gerardo, count of Alsace and Duke of Lorraine....

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Gabriel Altilio

(s. XV)

Italian poet, born in the first half of the 15th century and died at the end of this century or in t...

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Gregorio Álvarez Armellino


Military and Uruguayan politician, President of the Republic between 1981 and 1985, born on November...

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Gaspar Álvarez de Losada Machado


Portuguese writer, born in Braga. He/She wrote several historical works, which include the Treaty of...

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Gabriel de Álvarez de Mendizábal e Iraeta


Spanish military that exact birth and death date and place are unknown. He/She was a Knight of the o...

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García Duque de Alba Álvarez de Toledo

(ca. 1435-1488)

Spanish Aristocrat, second count of Alba (1464-1469) and first Duke of Alba (1469-1488). He/She was ...

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Gabriel Álvarez de Toledo y Pellicer


Poet and Spanish polygraph of Portuguese descent. He/She was born in Seville and died in Madrid. He/...

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Gabriel Álvarez


Spanish Jesuit, born in Oropesa in 1564 and died in Tarazona in 1645. He/She was a preacher, Profess...

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Gustavo Alvárez Gardeazábal


Storyteller and Colombian politician, born in 1945 in Tuluá (in the Department of Valle del Cauca)....

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Gonzalo Álvarez


Portuguese Jesuit, born in Villaviciosa in the first half of the sixteenth century and died in a shi...

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Gustavo Alvial


Chilean poet, author of the Symphony of gardens (1925) and Olalai books and movies (1929)....

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Gilberto Alzate Avendaño


Lawyer, journalist and Colombian politician, born on October 10, 1910 in Manizales (Caldas) and died...

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Giovanni Antonio Amadeo


Architect and Italian sculptor, documented in Pavia since 1447 and died in Milan in 1522. In the Cha...

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Gaspar de Amaral


Famous Portuguese Jesuit, who wrote a dictionary of the language Annamitica; He/She died in 1645....

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Giovanna Amati


Pilot of Formula 1 Italian, born in 1963 in Rome. Daughter of the owner of a chain of cinemas, their...

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Giuliano Amato


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

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Gene Amdahl


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

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Giovanni Amendola


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

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Guillermo Ames


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

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Gregorio del Amo y González


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

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Guillaume Amontons


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

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Guadalupe Amor


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


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

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Guillermo Amuchastegui San Martín


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

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Gregorio Víctor Amunátegui


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

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Gilbert Amy


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

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Géza Anda


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


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


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

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Gyula. Conde de Andrassy


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

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Gudmundo Andreo


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


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


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


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

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