Biographies that begin by the letter: L Approximately 2155 results

Luis Alcázar

(1554-1613)

Spanish Jesuit, who was born in 1554 and died in 1613. He/She spent his life in comment on the revel...

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Luis. Alcívar Elizalde

(???)

Ecuadorian athlete, South American swimming champion. Born in Guayaquil, he/she began his career of ...

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Luis Alcoriza

(1921-1992)

Actor, writer and director of Mexican cinema, born in Badajoz (Spain) on September 5, 1921, and died...

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Louise May Alcott

(1832-1888)

Louise May Alcott.American storyteller, born in Germantown (suburb of Philadelphia) on November 29,...

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Lorenzo de Aldana

(¿-1557)

Spanish conquistador born in Extremadura (exact date and place unknown) and died in Arequipa, in 155...

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Lucette Aldous

(1938-VVVV)

Dancer and teacher New Zealand, born on February 26, 1938 in Auckland (New Zealand).He began his stu...

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Luis Aldrete y Soto

(s. XVII)

Spanish scientist, that unknown is his date of birth and death, important for his studies of Alchemy...

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Luis Aldunate Carrera

(1842-1908)

Politician and Chilean diplomat who was born in Santiago in 1842, and died in Viña del Mar in 1908....

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Luis Alegre Núñez

(1918-1969)

Recorder and Spanish artist born in Madrid in 1918 and died in the same city in 1969. Professor at t...

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Leopoldo Carlos Alejandro

(1772-1795)

Archduke of Austria, Palatine of Hungary. He/She was born in Florence in 1772 and died in Vienna in ...

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Leandro Nicéforo Alem

(1842-1896)

Argentine politician. One of the founders of the Radical Civic Union. He/She captained the movement ...

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Luis Alemán

(1390-1459)

Bishop of Arles, and Cardinal, born in 1390 and died in 1459. He/She was successively Bishop of Magu...

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Luis Valerio Alembek

(1620-1690)

Poet panegyrist Polish, natural of Belgium, born in 1620 and died in 1690. His poems, which are many...

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Leonardo Alenza Nieto

(1807-1845)

Spanish Romantic painter who cultivated the traditional themes with satirical slant most of the time...

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Luis Alibaud

(1810-1836)

Regicide French, who was born in Nîmes in 1810 and died in Paris in 1836. He/She served as a volunt...

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Leone Allacci

(1586-1669)

Italian man of letters, born in the island of Chio in 1586 and died in Rome in 1669. Pope Gregory XV...

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Lewis Allen

(1905-1986)

British film director, born in Wellington (England), on December 25, 1905 and died in 1986.LifeGave ...

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Luis Allier

(1766-1827)

Historian and Numismatic French, named Hauteroche. He/She was born in Lyon in 1766 and died in 1827....

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Lorenzo Almeida

(¿-1508)

Military Portuguese, son of Francisco Almeida, called the Portuguese Macabeo. He/She took part in th...

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Luis Herscher de Almendingen

(1766-1827)

French Jurisconsult, born in 1766 and died in 1827. He/She was Minister of Hesse-Darmstadt in Paris....

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Luis Almodóvar

(1888-1961)

Spanish baritone, born in Aspe (Alicante) on June 29, 1888 and died in Milan on August 2, 1961. He/S...

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Luis Alonso Luengo

(1907-2003)

Writer and Spanish scholar born in 1907 and died in Madrid on April 20, 2003. Magistrate, journalist...

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Lorenzo de Alopa

(s. XV)

Venetian printer, exercised his art in Florence at the end of the 15th century. He/She published esp...

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LLhar-Ed-Din-Abu-Chudja Alp-Arslan

(1028-1072)

Second sultan of the dynasty of the selymidas of Persia. He/She was born in 1028 and died in 1072. H...

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Lluís Enric Alpera Leiva

(1938-VVVV)

Poet, essayist and Spanish philologist, born in Valencia in 1938. Dump from his early youth to the s...

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Luc Alphand

(1965-VVVV)

French skier, born in Briançon on August 6, 1965, the modalities of downhill and supergiant slalom ...

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Luis Altamirano

(1876-1938)

Military and Chilean politician, President of the Republic between 1924 and 1925, born in Concepció...

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Louis Althusser

(1918-1990)

French philosopher of Algerian origin born on October 16, 1918 in Birmandreis (Algeria), and died in...

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Luigi Alva

(1927-VVVV)

Peruvian tenor; He/She was born in Lima on April 10, 1927. His full name is Luis Ernesto Alva Talled...

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Lisandro Alvarado

(1858-1929)

Physician, naturalist, historian, Ethnologist and linguistic born in El Tocuyo (Lara) on September 1...

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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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