Famous People From Spain
Ibn ArabiIbn Arabi
26 July 1165
Scholar
AverroesAverroes
14 April 1126
Philosopher

Bartolomé de las CasasBartolomé de las Casas
11 November 1484
Historian

George SantayanaGeorge Santayana
16 December 1863
Philosopher, Essayist, Poet, & Novelist

Miguel de UnamunoMiguel de Unamuno
29 September 1864
Writer

Michael ServetusMichael Servetus
29 September 1509
Theologian
Saint Teresa of AvilaSaint Teresa of Avila
28 March 1515
Saint

Teresa of ÁvilaTeresa of Ávila
28 March 1515
Saint

José Ortega y GassetJosé Ortega y Gasset
09 May 1883
Philosopher, Educationist, Writer, University
Leo AfricanusLeo Africanus
1494 AD
Diplomat

Ramon LlullRamon Llull
1232 AD
philosopher, theologian, astrologer, cleric
Ibn HazmIbn Hazm
07 November 0994
muhaddith, writer, philosopher

Solomon ibn GabirolSolomon ibn Gabirol
1021 AD
Poet

Manuel CastellsManuel Castells
09 February 1942
Sociologist

Ibn TufailIbn Tufail
1105 AD
Polymath

Bernal Díaz del CastilloBernal Díaz del Castillo
1496 AD
Soldier
Paul B. PreciadoPaul B. Preciado
 

Oleguer PresasOleguer Presas
02 February 1980
Association football player, Economist

Louis BlancLouis Blanc
29 October 1811
Journalist, Politician, Historian, Writer

Francisco SuárezFrancisco Suárez
05 January 1548
Priest
Princess María Teresa of Bourbon-ParmaPrincess María Teresa of Bourbon-Parma
28 July 1933
Political Scientist

Abraham ibn EzraAbraham ibn Ezra
1089 AD
Philosopher
Judah HaleviJudah Halevi
1075 AD
Physician

Francisco de VitoriaFrancisco de Vitoria
1483 AD
philosopher, writer, religious, university

Pomponius MelaPomponius Mela
0015 AD
Geographer
Juan Ginés de SepúlvedaJuan Ginés de Sepúlveda
 

Francisco J. AyalaFrancisco J. Ayala
12 March 1934
Biologist, Geneticist, Philosopher, University
FelixFelix
Bishop

Samuel ibn NaghrillahSamuel ibn Naghrillah
0993 AD
Politician

Raimon PanikkarRaimon Panikkar
02 November 1918
Priest
Ibn JubayrIbn Jubayr
01 September 1145
Geographer

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Juan Luis VivesJuan Luis Vives
 
Luis de MolinaLuis de Molina
29 September 1535
Theologian

Antonio Cánovas del CastilloAntonio Cánovas del Castillo
08 February 1828
Prime minister of Spain

Salvador de MadariagaSalvador de Madariaga
23 July 1886
Diplomat

Antonio SolerAntonio Soler
03 December 1729
Composer, Organist, Musicologist, Music theorist,
Antonio de NebrijaAntonio de Nebrija
1441 AD
linguist, translator, writer, philologist
Antonio de UlloaAntonio de Ulloa
12 January 1716
Astronomer, Explorer, Meteorologist

Gaspar Melchor de JovellanosGaspar Melchor de Jovellanos
05 January 1744
Statesman

Guillermo Cabrera InfanteGuillermo Cabrera Infante
22 April 1929
Linguist, Screenwriter, Translator, Essayist,

Ignacio EllacuríaIgnacio Ellacuría
09 November 1930
Philosopher
Juan de MarianaJuan de Mariana
25 September 1536
Priest

José de AcostaJosé de Acosta
30 September 1540
Missionary

Hasdai CrescasHasdai Crescas
1340 AD
Philosopher

Jesús Huerta de SotoJesús Huerta de Soto
23 December 1956
Economist, University teacher, A Political Party

Bahya ibn PaqudaBahya ibn Paquda
1050 AD
Philosopher
Miguel de MolinosMiguel de Molinos
29 June 1628
Mystic

José CadalsoJosé Cadalso
08 October 1741
Author
José de AnchietaJosé de Anchieta
19 March 1534
Missionary

Francisco SanchesFrancisco Sanches
1550 AD
Philosopher

Xavier ZubiriXavier Zubiri
04 December 1898
Philosopher
Dominicus GundissalinusDominicus Gundissalinus
30 November 1115
Philosopher

Benito Jerónimo Feijóo y MontenegroBenito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro
08 October 1676
Monk
Baltasar GracianBaltasar Gracian
08 January 1601
Prose writer

Joseph AlboJoseph Albo
1380 AD
Philosopher

AvempaceAvempace
1085 AD
Polymath

Moses ibn EzraMoses ibn Ezra
Rabbi

Abraham bar HiyyaAbraham bar Hiyya
1070 AD
Mathematician
Marcelino Menéndez y PelayoMarcelino Menéndez y Pelayo
03 November 1856
Scholar

Julio Caro BarojaJulio Caro Baroja
13 November 1914
Anthropologist

Bartolomé CarranzaBartolomé Carranza
1503 AD
Priest

Nicholas EymerichNicholas Eymerich
1316 AD
Theologian
Dámaso AlonsoDámaso Alonso
22 October 1898
Poet

Joseph Blanco WhiteJoseph Blanco White
11 July 1775
Theologian
Pero López de AyalaPero López de Ayala
1332 AD
Statesman

Germà ColónGermà Colón
30 November 1928
Philologist

Simeon ben Zemah DuranSimeon ben Zemah Duran
1361 AD
Author
Shem-Tov ibn FalaqueraShem-Tov ibn Falaquera
1225 AD
Philosopher

Jonah ibn JanahJonah ibn Janah
0990 AD
Rabbi
Judah ben Saul ibn TibbonJudah ben Saul ibn Tibbon
1120 AD
Translator

Ramón de Campoamor y CampoosorioRamón de Campoamor y Campoosorio
24 September 1817
Poet

Américo CastroAmérico Castro
04 May 1885
Historian
Menahem ben SaruqMenahem ben Saruq
0920 AD
Poet

José María ValverdeJosé María Valverde
26 January 1926
Poet
Profiat DuranProfiat Duran
1350 AD
Physician

Melchor CanoMelchor Cano
06 January 1509
Theologian

Antonio Escobar y MendozaAntonio Escobar y Mendoza
1589 AD
Writer

Bernat MetgeBernat Metge
1340 AD
Author
Francisco de EnzinasFrancisco de Enzinas
01 November 1518
Translator
José Francisco de IslaJosé Francisco de Isla
24 April 1703
Preacher

Isaac AlbalagIsaac Albalag
Philosopher

Enrique FlórezEnrique Flórez
21 July 1702
Historian

Francisco AyalaFrancisco Ayala
16 March 1906
Novelist
Fernán Pérez de GuzmánFernán Pérez de Guzmán
1376 AD
Historian

Bartolomé de MedinaBartolomé de Medina
1527 AD
Theologian

Lucius Cornelius BalbusLucius Cornelius Balbus
0100 AD
Politician

Agustín DuránAgustín Durán
14 October 1789
Scholar

Jaime Luciano BalmesJaime Luciano Balmes
28 August 1810
Philosopher
Ibn al-AbbārIbn al-Abbār
1199 AD
Poet

Buenaventura Carles AribauBuenaventura Carles Aribau
04 November 1798
Author
Jerónimo de Zurita y CastroJerónimo de Zurita y Castro
04 December 1512
Historian

Juan Jose LinzJuan Jose Linz
24 December 1926
Sociologist
Marcelino de SautuolaMarcelino de Sautuola
02 June 1831
Jurist
Abraham ben David Halevi ibn DaudAbraham ben David Halevi ibn Daud
1110 AD
Astronomer