Biographies that begin by the letter: H Approximately 1198 results

Hafizullah Amín

(1929-1979)

Afghan politician. He/She was Prime Minister in 1979 and President of the Republic from September to...

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Hans Christian Andersen

(1805-1875)

Hans Christian AndersenDanish writer, born in Odense on April 2, 1805 and died in Copenhagen on Aug...

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Hipólito Andreasi

(s. XVI-XVII)

Natural, Italian painter of Mantua, who lived at the end of the 16th century and early 17th century....

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Harry Andrews

(1911-1989)

British film, full name actor Harry Fleetwood Andrews, born on November 10, 1911 in Tonbridge (Kent,...

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Huberto Pascual Aneilhon

(1730-1811)

French scholar, Member of the Academy of inscriptions, and Librarian of Paris for fifty-two years; H...

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Hermenegildo Anglada Camarasa

(1871-1959)

Spanish painter, born in Barcelona, and died in Pollensa, Mallorca. He/She studied at the school of ...

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Higinio Anglés

(1888-1969)

Musicologist and Spanish priest, born in Maspujols (Tarragona) in 1888 and died in Rome in 1969. He/...

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Hubert Aquin

(1929-1977)

Novelist, journalist and playwright Canadian French, born in Montreal, Canada, in 1929 and died in 1...

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Hermelo Arabena Williams

(1905-2001)

Chilean writer, municipal award of trial in 1946. Among his titles are books of poetry hour of the a...

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Hernando de Aragón

(1498-1575)

Religious reformer and Spanish politician, born in Zaragoza in 1498 and died in the same city from J...

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Homero Arce

(1901-1977)

Chilean poet, author of the books intimate metals (1963) and the tree and other sheets (1967). In 19...

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Hannah Arendt

(1906-1975)

Philosopher and German political thinker, of Jewish origin. In 1945, pursued by the nazi Government,...

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Hugo Argüelles

(1932-2003)

Mexican playwright born in Veracruz in 1932 and died in the city of Mexico on December 23, 2003. In ...

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Hernando o Hernandarias de Saavedra Arias de Saavedra

(1564-1634)

Spanish conquistador born in Asunción (Paraguay) in 1564 and died in Santa Fe in 1634. Of Creole or...

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Harmodio Arias Madrid

(1886-1962)

Politician, diplomat, lawyer, and Panamanian essayist, born in Penonomé (capital of the province of...

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Homero Aridjis

(1940-VVVV)

Poet, Narrator, diplomat and Mexican University Professor, born in 1940 in Contepec (in the State of...

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Harold Arlen

(1905-1986)

Composer of jazz, vocalist, arranger and American performer born February 15, 1905 in Buffalo (New Y...

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Henry Armstrong

(1912-1988)

American boxer of color, born in Columbus (Ohio) on December 12, 1912 and died in Los Angeles (Calif...

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Horacio Arrighi Landini

(1718-?)

One of the best Italian poets of the eighteenth century; born in Florence in 1718; He/She traveled i...

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Hermenegildo. Conde de Arruga Arruga Liró

(1886-1972)

Ophthalmologist Spanish, born in Barcelona on March 15, 1886 and died in the same city in 1972, cons...

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Hans Carl Artmann

(1921-2000)

Austrian writer, born in Vienna in 1921 and died in Vienna, Austria on December 4, 2000. After servi...

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Hilario Ascásubi

(1807-1875)

Poet, journalist, and Argentine politician, born in Buenos Aires in January 14, 1807 and died on 17 ...

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Hal Ashby

(1929-1988)

Director of American cinema, born in Ogden (Utah) in 1929 and died on 27 December 1988.LifeHal Ashby...

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Hanan Ashrawi

(1946-VVVV)

Policy and Palestinian diplomatic, spokesman for the Palestinian delegation in peace talks with Isra...

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Hans Asperger

(1906-1980)

Psychiatrist and Austrian paediatrician, born in Vienna, on February 18, 1906 and died on October 21...

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Herbert Henry Asquith

(1852-1928)

British politician born in Morley (Yorkshire County) on September 12, 1852 and died in Sutton Courte...

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Hèfiz al- o Asad Hafez al- Assad

(1928-2000)

Syrian politician, born on October 6, 1930 in Qardaha (Latakia) and died in Damascus on June 10, 200...

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Herodes Ático

(110-186)

Rhetorical Greek born in Marathon in the year 110. He/She was master of the emperors Marcus Aurelius...

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Hugo Aubriot

(¿-1382)

Provost of Paris, born in Dijon and died in 1382. In order to be a bulwark against the English, he/s...

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Hartmann von der Aue

(1160-1210)

German writer, born in Swabia around 1160 and died around the year 1210 who belongs to the large fam...

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Hernando de Ávila

(s. XVI)

Painter and Spanish sculptor, lived in Toledo in 1560. He/She was painter of Felipe II, and painted ...

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Héctor Azar

(1930-2000)

Poet, Narrator, essayist, playwright, lawyer and Mexican University Professor, born in the State of ...

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Héctor Babenco

(1946-VVVV)

Born in Buenos Aires on 7 February; nationalized Brazilian in 1970.LifeHis early years passed betwee...

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Henk Backer

(1898-1976)

Comic artist Dutch born in Rotterdam (Netherlands) on December 15, 1898 and died on June 5, 1976 in ...

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Hermann Bahr

(1863-1934)

Austrian writer born in Linz in 1863 and died in Munich in 1934. He/She studied economics, law and c...

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Hedi Bakuch Mohamed

(1930-VVVV)

Tunisian politician born in Hammam-Sousse, on January 15, 1930. Degree in letters from the Sorbonne ...

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Hans Baldung Grien

(1484-1545)

Painter and German engraver of the time of the Reformation. He/She was born around 1484 in Gmund, Sw...

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Hugo Ball

(1886 -1927)

German writer, born in Pirmasens in 1886 and died in Sant' Abbondio in 1927. Catholic family, Hugo B...

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Hugo Ballivián Rojas

(1901-1993)

Military boliviano, born in La Paz on July 7, 1901 and died on July 15, 1993. He/She was head of the...

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Hans Urs Von Balthasar

(1905-1988)

Theologian and philosopher Swiss (Jesuit from 1929 until 1948), who studied philosophy and Patristic...

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Honoré de Balzac

(1799-1850)

Honoré de Balzac.Narrator and French playwright, born in Tours on May 20, 1799 and died in Paris o...

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Hastings Kamuzu Banda

(1906-1997)

Politician and physician malavi, born on May 14, 1906 and died on 25 November 1997. Your birth date ...

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Herman Joachim Bang

(1857-1912)

Poet, Narrator, playwright, essayist, and Danish journalist, born in Adersballe (on the island of Al...

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Hugo Bánzer Suárez

(1926-2002)

Military and Bolivian politician, born in Santa Cruz on May 10, 1926, in a middle-class family of Ge...

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Henry Barakat

(1914-1997)

Film director born in Cairo (Egypt) on June 11, 1914 and died in the same city in May 1997.LifeDegre...

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Hugo D. Barbagelata

(1885-1971)

Essayist, storyteller and Uruguayan literary critic, born in Montevideo in 1885 and died in Paris (F...

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Horacio Barbato

(s. V a. C.)

Roman Patriot, was one of the most ardent opponents of the second decemvirato. The death of Virginia...

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Henri Barbusse

(1873-1935)

French writer, born at Asnières-sur-Seine in 1873 and died in Moscow in 1935. During the first worl...

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Henry Barraud

(1900-1997)

French composer, born in 1900 in Bordeaux and died on 27 December 1997. He/She studied music with Pa...

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Heinrich Barth

(1821-1865)

Explorer of German origin, born in Hamburg on February 16, 1821 and died in Berlin on November 25, 1...

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Hipólito Bartleman o Barthelmont

(1740-1800)

Violinist and composer of English music. He/She left written several operas, among them: the judgeme...

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Hanok Bartov

(1926-VVVV)

Prose writer, dramatist and israeli Jewish journalist. He/She was born in Petah Tiqwá, near Tel Avi...

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Héctor Basaldúa

(1895-1976)

Painter and Argentine production designer born in Pergamino (Buenos Aires) in 1895 and died in Bueno...

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Hugo Bassi

(s. XIX)

Italian patriot and religious. When the revolution of 1848 broke out, he/she preached in several cit...

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Henri Bataille

(1872-1922)

Poet, playwright, and French artist, born in 1872 in Nîmes and died at Malmaison (Seine-et-Oise) in...

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Henry Walter Bates

(1825-1892)

Naturalist and British entomologist, born on February 18, 1825 in Leicester and died in London on Fe...

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Hilmar Baunsgaard

(1920-1989)

Politician and Prime Minister of Denmark, born on February 26, 1920 in Slagelse and died on June 30,...

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Harry Baur

(1880-1943)

Actor of theatre and cinema French born in Montrouge on April 12, 1880 and died in Paris on April 8,...

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Hippolyte Bayard

(1801-1887)

French photographer born in Oise Nemours in 1801 and died in Seine-et-Oise in 1887.Following the foo...

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Herbert Bayer

(1900-1985)

Photographer and Austrian painter born in Hagg in 1900 and died in Montecito (USA).UU.) in 1985.Mult...

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Hervé Bazin

(1911-1996)

Poet and French Narrator, born in Angers in 1911 and died in Gennes in 1996. His real name was the J...

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Humberto de Beaujeu

(?-1250)

Constable of France. Felipe Augusto and Luis VIII served in the war against the Albigensians. He/She...

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Harry Beaumont

(1888-1966)

Director of American cinema, born in Abilene (Kansas) on February 10, 1888, and died on December 22,...

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Herman August Bebel

(1840-1913)

Politician and German Socialist writer, born in Deutz, near Cologne, on February 22, 1840, and died ...

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Hans Beck

(1861-1952)

Dancer, choreographer, teacher of ballet and Danish director, born in Haderslev on May 31, 1861 and ...

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Harold Becker

(1950-VVVV)

Director of American cinema, born in New York in 1950.LifeHe studied art history at Columbia Univers...

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Henry-François Becque

(1837-1899)

French dramatist, born in Paris on April 18, 1837 and died in his hometown on May 12, 1889. Author o...

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Henri Konan Aimé Bédié

(1934-VVVV)

Economist, politician and President of Ivory Coast, born in 1934 in Dadieko, a city located in the c...

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Harriet Beecher Stowe

(1811-1896)

Natural, American writer of Lichtfield, daughter of a Protestant pastor of a Presbyterian Church in ...

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Hans Beimler

(1895-1936)

German politician. Member of the Central Committee of the party Communist German and member of the R...

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Harry Belafonte

(1927-VVVV)

Harry BelafonteMultifaceted character, Harry Belafonte was born on March 1, 1927 in Harlem New York...

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Helmuth Bellingrodt Wolf

(1949-VVVV)

Sportsman champion shot a wild boar and Colombian architect. He/She was born in 1949 in Barranquilla...

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Hilaire Belloc

(1870-1953)

Poet, essayist, biographer, Narrator and parliamentary British, born in La Celle Saint-Cloud (Paris)...

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Hércules Bentivoglio

(1512-1573)

Italian poet born in 1512 and died in 1573. Its ease and grace put him almost to the height of Arios...

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Hans Berger

(1873-1941)

Psychiatrist and German neurologist, born in Bavaria in 1873 and died in Jena in 1941, which was the...

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Hjalmar Bergman

(1883-1931)

Swedish writer. He/She was born in Örebro and died in Berlin. He/She got the Swedish culture opens ...

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Henri-Louis Bergson

(1859-1941)

French philosopher called the philosopher of intuition, Bergson seeks the solution to the metaphysic...

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Hendrik Petrus Berlage

(1857-1934)

Dutch architect, born in Amsterdam in 1857 and died in the Hague in 1934. He/She studied architectur...

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Hector Berlioz

(1803-1869)

French composer born December 11, 1803 in Côte-Saint-André (France) and died on March 8, 1869 in P...

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Heraclio Bernal

(1855-1888)

Mexican guerrilla, born in Santiago Papasquiaro (1855) and died in Cosala (1888). Known with the nic...

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