Biographies that begin by the letter: L Approximately 2155 results

Luis Álvarez Catalá

(1836-1901)

Spanish painter; He/She was born in the monastery of Helmo (Asturias) in 1836, although some sources...

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Luis Álvarez

(¿-1709)

Portuguese Jesuit, who was born in the village of Saint Rome, Bishop of Coimbra, in 1618 and died in...

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Luis Alberto Álvarez

(1945-1996)

Priest and film critic, born in Medellín in 1945 and died in the same city on May 23, 1996. He/She ...

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Luis Fernando Álvarez

(1902-1952)

Poet, Narrator, journalist and Venezuelan diplomat, born in Caracas on December 28, 1901, and died i...

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Luis Walter Álvarez

(1911-1988)

American physicist, born in San Francisco in 1911 and died on August 31, 1988.It belonged to the Uni...

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Luis Álvarez Piñer

(1910-1999)

Spanish poet born in Gijón in 1910 and died in Madrid, on 26 July 1999. Was member of the so-called...

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Luis César Amadori Ricciotti

(1903-1977)

Argentine filmmaker, born in Pescara (Italy) on May 28, 1903 and died Buenos Aires shortly after ret...

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Lope de Amaniel

(siglo XIV)

Brother Pedro Ibastard and ballestero of King Enrique II of Castile....

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Lucio Turpio Ambivio

(s. II a.C)

Actor and theatrical entrepreneur in the 2nd century BC, in ancient Rome, which happened to be one o...

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Lucio Ampelio

(s. III)

Roman writer, author of a small work in fifty chapters, entitled Liber Memorialis, dealing with astr...

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Lorenzo Andersen

(1480-1552)

Gustavo Wasa Chancellor, was born in Sweden in 1480 and died in 1552. He/She introduced the Lutheran...

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Laurie Anderson

(1947-VVVV)

Laurie Anderson.Multifaceted artist, born in Chicago (USA), in June 1947. Established in New York, ...

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Lea Anderson

(1959-VVVV)

Dancer and choreographer British born in London (England) on June 13, 1959. He/She studied dance at ...

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Lindsay Anderson

(1923-1994)

Film and theater director and screenwriter, born in Bangalore, Mysore (India), on April 17, 1923 and...

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Lou Andreas-Salomé

(1861-1937)

German writer, born in Petersburgo in 1861 and died on February 5, 1937 in Göttingen. Daughter of a...

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Leonid Nikoláyevich Andréiev

(1871-1919)

Narrator and Russian playwright, born in Oriol in 1871 and died in Mustamaggi (Finland) in 1919. Alt...

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Luis Andreoni

(1853-1936)

Italian engineer born in Vercelli (Italy) October 7, 1853 and died in Montevideo on May 20, 1936. He...

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Lucuas Andrés

(s. II)

Jew of Cyrene, nicknamed Lucuas by Eusebius, and lights by Abulfaradje man; fanatic who lived at the...

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Lanzarote Andrews

(1565-1626)

English theologian. He/She was born in 1565 and died in 1626. His preacher talent caught the attenti...

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Luis María Andriani y Escoffett

(1773-1856)

Military Spanish Barcelona-born 24 September 1773 and died in 1856, in unknown location.Son of briga...

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Luis Angeloni

(1758-1842)

Italian publicist. He/She was born in 1758 and died in 1842. At the time of the revolution he/she wa...

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Luis Anhalt-Coethen

(1579-1650)

Prince of Anhalt-Coethen. He/She was born in 1579 and died in 1650; He/She served in the war of thir...

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Leopoldo Federico Francisco Anhalt-Dessan

(1740-1817)

Prince of Anhalt-Dessan, who was born in Dessau in 1740, and died in 1817. He/She served in his earl...

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Leopoldo I de Anhalt-Dessan

(1676-1747)

Prince of Anhalt-Dessan, who was born in 1676, and died in 1747. It was feld-Marshal of the Prussian...

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Leopoldo Maximiliano de Anhalt-Dessan

(1700-1751)

Son of Leopold I of Anhalt-Dessan, who was born in 1700 and died in 1751. He/She served very young i...

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Lucio Anicio

(s. II a.C.)

Roman praetor living 169 years before J. C. gave battle to Géncio, King of Illyria, which underwent...

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Luis Anjos

(s. XVI-1625)

Portuguese sacred from the 16th century, died in Coimbra in 1625. He/She published a book recognized...

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Lucio Anneo Séneca

(4 a.C-65 d.C)

Writer and Spanish philosopher of the 1st century of our era. Son of a famous rhetor (known as Senec...

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Luis Pedro Anquetil

(1725-1806)

French historian, Canon regular of St. Genevieve, director of the Seminary of Reims, prior of severa...

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Louis Anquetin

(1861-1932)

French painter born in Entrepagny on January 26, 1861 and died in Paris on August 19, 1932, belongin...

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Luis María Anson Oliart

(1935-VVVV)

Writer, essayist and Spanish journalist, born in Madrid on February 8, 1935. Since very young he/she...

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Laura Antonelli

(1941-VVVV)

Italian film actress born on November 28, 1941 in Pola (Italy; today Pula, Croatia). His real name i...

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Leonardo Antonelli

(1720-1811)

Cardinal, Bishop of Velletti and of Ostia, Dean of the Sacred College; He/She was born in 1720 and d...

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Lucio Antonio

(s. I a.C.)

Younger brother of the Triumvir Marco Antonio, lived for 45 years before J.C. Was named the Asian Gl...

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Louis Aparicio

(1936-VVVV)

Baseball player Venezuelan, born in Maracaibo on April 29, 1936, who held the record of parties in t...

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Lucio Aproniano

(s. IV)

Prefect of Rome in the year 339. One of the acts of his administration was the rigor that deployed a...

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Lucio Apronio

(s. I)

Roman Consul of the year 8. He/She served at the orders of Drusus against the rebel regions of Panno...

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Luis Aprosio

(1607-1681)

Augustinian, critic and bibliographer in Italian, also known with the name of the father of Vintimil...

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Lucio Apuleyo de Madaura

(125-199)

Rhetorical and Roman writer, born at Madaura, near the current Algiers, towards the 125 and died to ...

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Luis Aquin

(1698-1772)

French organist, was born in 1698 and died in 1772; it deployed an extraordinary talent at a young a...

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Louis Aragon

(1897-1982)

Louis Aragon.Poet, Narrator, essayist, journalist and French translator, born in Paris on October 3...

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Luz Aragón

(s. XIX)

Writer and Spanish religious of the 19th century, of whose life and work are not known other data th...

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Luis Aragonés

(1938-2014)

Luis AragonesSpanish footballer and football manager, born on July 28, 1938 in Hortaleza, Madrid, a...

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Lucrecia Arana

(1871-1927)

Singer Spanish tiple-contralto, born in Haro (La Rioja) on November 23, 1871 and died in Madrid on M...

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Luis. Arana y Goiri

(???)

Basque nationalist politician and, along with his brother Sabino Arana, first theoretician of rising...

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Luis Aranda

(¿-1627)

Spanish musician, born in Granada. It was maestro di cappella in the Cathedral of his home town in t...

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Luis Ángel Arango

(1903-1957)

Lawyer and Colombian financial, was born in Medellín in 1903 and died in Santa Fe de Bogotá on Jan...

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Luis Araquistain y Quevedo

(1886-1959)

Spanish politician and writer. He/She was born in Bárcena de Pie de Concha (Santander) and died in ...

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Luis Araújo Costa

(1885-1956)

Lawyer, writer and Spanish journalist born in Madrid on October 25, 1885 and died in the same city o...

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Loipa Araújo

(1943-VVVV)

Dancer and Cuban ballet teacher, born in Havana in 1943. He/She studied at the school of Ballet soci...

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Licenciado Juan Arce y Solórzano

(s. XVII)

He was born in Madrid. He/She wrote in verse Evangelical history of the life and death of Christ; Tr...

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Luis Esteban Arcere

(1698-1782)

French historian and priest of the oratory that was born in 1698 and died in 1782. He/She was Profes...

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Luis Miguel Arconada

(1954-VVVV)

Spanish goalkeeper, born in San Sebastián (Guipúzcoa) in 1954. He/She started in the quarry of the...

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Luis Arduini

(1759-1833)

Italian agronomist who was born in Padua in 1759 and died in 1833. He/She was a Professor of rural e...

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Luis María Argaña Ferraro

(1932-1999)

Paraguayan politician, Chancellor, Vice President of the Republic and leader of the movement of reco...

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Leonardo Argüello

(1875-1947)

Physician, writer and Nicaraguan politician born in León (Nicaragua) in 1875 and died on 15 Decembe...

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Lippa Ariosta

(s. XIV)

Manceba de Obizzon, Marquis and Ferrara; He/She worked as such rule over it, which finally got to re...

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Ludovico Ariosto

(1474-1533)

Italian poet who was born in Reggio Emilia on September 8, 1474 and died in Ferrara in 1533.His fath...

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Luis de Armagnac

(¿-1503)

Duke of Nemours. French captain, son of Santiago of Armagnac , who accompanied Carlos VIII on the co...

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Luis de Armiñán Odriozola

(1899-1987)

Journalist, politician and Spanish writer born in Madrid in 1899 and died in the same city in 1987.H...

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Lance Armstrong

(1971-VVVV)

Armstrong with the leader's Jersey of the Tour on the Champs-Élysées [Paris, 2003].American profe...

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Louis Armstrong

(1900-1971)

Louis Armstrong.Born with the century, in 1900 - while others give the date July 4, 1898 and 1901-,...

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Luciano Emilio Arnault

(1787-?)

French dramatic author, was born in Versailles in 1787. Dedicated initially to the administrative ca...

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Ludwig Achim von Arnim

(1781-1831)

By this name, it is known the German writer Karl Ludwig Friedrich Joachim von Arnim, born in Berlin ...

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Luis Arpajon

(¿-1679)

The 17TH century French General, died in 1679. He/She attended thirty-two cities taking, and submitt...

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Luis. Marqués de Arpajon

(1736-?)

French General, grandson of the Duke Luis Arpajon, who was born in 1736. He/She distinguished himsel...

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Lorenzo Arrazola y García

(1795-1873)

Politician and Spanish jurist, born in the town of Czech (Guadalajara) on August 10, 1795, and died ...

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Luis Arribas Castro

(1934-2006)

Catalan disc jockey of the 1960s, known by the nickname of Mr Don Pollo, born in Barcelona in 1934 a...

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León de Arroyal

(1755-1813)

Writer born in Gandia (Valencia) and died in Madrid. Author of the politico-economic letters to the ...

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Lorenzo de Arvieux

(1635-1702)

French traveler, born in Marseille in 1635 and died in 1702. He/She stayed for twelve years in lift ...

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Lucio Asprenas

(s. I)

Nephew of Quintilio Varo. He/She served under his command in Germania in the 1st century. After the ...

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Lucas Assarino

(¿-1672)

Writer and Spanish historian, born in Seville of Italian parents in the first half of the 17TH centu...

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Luis de. Marqués de Marestang Astarac

(¿-1677)

French politician, died in 1677. It was commissioned by Gastón de Orleans to negotiate with the cou...

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Lorenzo Astemio

(ca.1435- ca.1505)

Italian humanist, born in Macerata Feltria towards 1435 and approximately died in 1505. Professor of...

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Luis Astrana Marín

(1889-1960)

Writer and Spanish scholar, born in Villaescusa de Haro (basin) in 1889 and died on December 4, 1960...

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Luis de Ataide

(?-1581)

Man State Portuguese, born in the first half of the sixteenth century and died in Goa in 1581. He/Sh...

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Luis Pedro Athenas

(1752-1829)

Archaeologist and naturalist French, born in Paris in 1752 and died in 1829. It is the discovery of ...

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Luis Atienza

(1957-VVVV)

Spanish politician born in Trespaderne (Burgos) on August 30, 1957, who was Minister of agriculture,...

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Lucio Atilio

(s. IV a.C.)

Tribune of the people in 311 BC He/She was the author of a law that gave people the right to appoint...

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Luis de. Duque de La Feuillade Aubusson

(1673-1725)

Marshal of France. He/She succeeded his father in the Government of the Dauphiné. He/She then comma...

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