Find out more about the greatest Spanish Poets, including Federico García Lorca, George Santayana, Lope de Vega, Alfonso X of Castile and Miguel de Unamuno.
Federico García LorcaFederico García Lorca
05 June 1898
Poet
George SantayanaGeorge Santayana
16 December 1863
Philosopher, Essayist, Poet, & Novelist

Miguel de UnamunoMiguel de Unamuno
29 September 1864
Writer

Rafael AlbertiRafael Alberti
16 December 1902
Poet

José Antonio Primo de RiveraJosé Antonio Primo de Rivera
24 April 1903
Politician, Poet, Advocate

Alfonso X of CastileAlfonso X of Castile
23 November 1221
Author
MartialMartial
01 March 0040
 

Lope de VegaLope de Vega
25 November 1562
Playwright, Poet, Writer

Antonio MachadoAntonio Machado
26 July 1875
Poet, Writer, Playwright
Solomon ibn GabirolSolomon ibn Gabirol
1021 AD
Poet

Gustavo Adolfo BécquerGustavo Adolfo Bécquer
17 February 1836
Poet, Short story writer, Playwright, Writer
Joaquín SabinaJoaquín Sabina
12 February 1949
Singer-songwriter, Poet, Singer, Writer,

Juan Ramón JiménezJuan Ramón Jiménez
24 December 1881
poet

Abraham ibn EzraAbraham ibn Ezra
1089 AD
Philosopher

Judah HaleviJudah Halevi
1075 AD
Physician

Ibn JubayrIbn Jubayr
01 September 1145
Geographer
Luis de GóngoraLuis de Góngora
11 July 1561
Poet, cleric

Miguel HernándezMiguel Hernández
30 October 1910
Poet

Rosalía de CastroRosalía de Castro
24 February 1837
Poet, Writer

Samuel ibn NaghrillahSamuel ibn Naghrillah
0993 AD
Politician
Fernando ArrabalFernando Arrabal
11 August 1932
Screenwriter, Film director, Actor, Playwright,

Tirso de MolinaTirso de Molina
24 March 1579
Playwright, Poet, Writer
Luis CernudaLuis Cernuda
21 September 1902
Poet

Vicente AleixandreVicente Aleixandre
26 April 1898
Spanish poet

José de EsproncedaJosé de Espronceda
25 March 1808
Poet, Writer, Journalist
Manuel Vázquez MontalbánManuel Vázquez Montalbán
14 July 1939
Writer

Jorge ManriqueJorge Manrique
1440 AD
Poet
José ZorrillaJosé Zorrilla
21 February 1817
Poet

Juan GoytisoloJuan Goytisolo
05 January 1931
Writer, Screenwriter, Poet, Literary editor,

Mercè RodoredaMercè Rodoreda
10 October 1908
Novelist, Dramatist, Poet
Juan del EncinaJuan del Encina
12 July 1468
Composer

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

Leandro Fernández de MoratínLeandro Fernández de Moratín
10 March 1760
Dramatist

Ramón Gómez de la SernaRamón Gómez de la Serna
03 July 1888
Writer

Antonio García GutiérrezAntonio García Gutiérrez
04 October 1813
Writer
Alonso de ErcillaAlonso de Ercilla
07 August 1533
Poet
Moses ibn EzraMoses ibn Ezra
Rabbi

Jorge GuillénJorge Guillén
18 January 1893
Poet

Ibn BajjahIbn Bajjah
1095 AD
Author

Diego de Torres VillarroelDiego de Torres Villarroel
17 June 1693
Writer
Ausiàs MarchAusiàs March
1400 AD
Poet

Marcelino Menéndez y PelayoMarcelino Menéndez y Pelayo
03 November 1856
Scholar

Dámaso AlonsoDámaso Alonso
22 October 1898
Poet

Celedonio RomeroCeledonio Romero
02 March 1913
Guitarist

Yehuda AlhariziYehuda Alharizi
1165 AD
Rabbi
Gonzalo de BerceoGonzalo de Berceo
1190 AD
Poet

Joseph Blanco WhiteJoseph Blanco White
11 July 1775
Theologian
León FelipeLeón Felipe
11 April 1884
Poet

Fernando del PasoFernando del Paso
01 April 1935
Novelist

Juan Meléndez ValdésJuan Meléndez Valdés
11 March 1754
Poet
Gerardo DiegoGerardo Diego
03 October 1896
Poet

Shem-Tov ibn FalaqueraShem-Tov ibn Falaquera
1225 AD
Philosopher
José HierroJosé Hierro
03 April 1922
Poet

Vicente EspinelVicente Espinel
28 December 1550
Writer

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

Luisa Carvajal y MendozaLuisa Carvajal y Mendoza
02 January 1566
Missionary

Juan Boscán AlmogáverJuan Boscán Almogáver
1490 AD
Poet
Bernardo de BalbuenaBernardo de Balbuena
20 November 1568
Poet

Fernando de HerreraFernando de Herrera
1534 AD
Poet

Gregorio Martínez SierraGregorio Martínez Sierra
06 March 1881
Writer

Carlos BousoñoCarlos Bousoño
09 May 1923
Poet
José Ángel ValenteJosé Ángel Valente
25 April 1929
Poet

Manuel José QuintanaManuel José Quintana
11 April 1772
Poet
José María ValverdeJosé María Valverde
26 January 1926
Poet

Luis Vélez de GuevaraLuis Vélez de Guevara
01 August 1579
Dramatist

Matilde CamusMatilde Camus
26 September 1919
Spanish poet
Gutierre de CetinaGutierre de Cetina
1519 AD
Poet

Joseph KimhiJoseph Kimhi
1105 AD
Rabbi
Rosario de AcuñaRosario de Acuña
1851 AD
Author

Juan de la CuevaJuan de la Cueva
23 October 1543
Dramatist

Gaspar Núñez de ArceGaspar Núñez de Arce
04 August 1832
Poet
Ángel GonzálezÁngel González
06 September 1925
Poet

Ginés Pérez de HitaGinés Pérez de Hita
1544 AD
Novelist
Luis Barahona de SotoLuis Barahona de Soto
1548 AD
Poet

Cristóbal de CastillejoCristóbal de Castillejo
1491 AD
Poet

Màrius TorresMàrius Torres
30 August 1910
Poet, Writer

Esteban Manuel de VillegasEsteban Manuel de Villegas
05 February 1589
Poet
Alberto ListaAlberto Lista
15 October 1775
Poet
Fernán Pérez de GuzmánFernán Pérez de Guzmán
1376 AD
Historian

Pablo de CéspedesPablo de Céspedes
1538 AD
Painter

Ibn al-AbbārIbn al-Abbār
1199 AD
Poet

Dunash Ben LabratDunash Ben Labrat
0920 AD
Poet
José de Espronceda y DelgadoJosé de Espronceda y Delgado
25 March 1808
Poet

Luis Carrillo y SotomayorLuis Carrillo y Sotomayor
1585 AD
Poet

Pedro de EspinosaPedro de Espinosa
04 June 1578
Spanish poet