Francisco Franco
A Tribute to Francisco Franco GENERALÍSIMO DE LOS EJÉRCITOS DE TIERRA MAR Y AIRE Head of State of Spain.
Luis Orgaz Yoldi
Luis Orgaz Yoldi (28 May 1881, Vitoria – 31 January 1946, Madrid) was a Spanish general who was a leading figure on the Nationalist side in the Spanish Civil War. He later went on to become a cr...
José Antonio Pareja
Brigadier José Antonio de Pareja y Mariscal (December 7, 1757 in Cabra, Spain – May 21, 1813 in Chillán, Chile) was a senior Spanish naval officer. He captained the Argonauta during the Battle of Traf...
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Leopoldo O'Donnell, 1st Duke of Tetuan
Don Leopoldo O'Donnell y Jorris, 1st Duke of Tetuan, 1st Count of Lucena, 1st Viscount of Aliaga, Grandee of Spain, (Spanish: Leopoldo O'Donnell y Jorris, I duque de Tetuán, I conde de Lucena, I vizco...
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José de Iturrigaray
José de Iturrigaray (in full, José Joaquín Vicente de Iturrigaray y Aróstegui) (1742, Cádiz, Spain – 1815, Madrid) was a Spanish military officer and viceroy of New Spain, from January 4, 1803 t...
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Romualdo Palacios Gonzalez
Romualdo Palacios González was a Spanish general and governor of Puerto Rico in 1887. He is best remembered for his political persecution of Puerto Rican Autonomistas called Componte, a term than mean...
Francisco Ruiz de Castro
Francisco Ruiz de Castro y de Sandoval-Rojas (May 1579 - 1637), was a Spanish nobleman and politician the 8th count of Lemos.
Francisco Ruiz de Castro was born in Madrid. His father, Fernando Rui...
Dámaso Berenguer, 1st Count of Xauen
Dámaso Berenguer y Fusté (4 August 1873 – 19 May 1953) was a Spanish soldier and politician.Berenguer was born in San Juan de los Remedios, Cuba, while that island nation was still a Spanish province...
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Juan Vicente de Güemes, 2nd Count of Revillagigedo
Juan Vicente de Güemes Padilla Horcasitas y Aguayo, 2nd Count of Revillagigedo (Spanish, with variant name: Juan Vicente de Güemes Pacheco de Padilla y Horcasitas, segundo conde de Revillagigedo) (174...
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Vicente Nieto
Vicente Nieto (1769 Aranjuez - 1810 Potosí) was a Spanish general, a royalist of the Spanish American wars of independence.
Vicente Nieto had a long military career in Spain, fighting in the Frenc...
Miguel Núñez de Sanabria
Doctor Miguel Núñez de Sanabria (1645 or 1646–1729) was a Spanish official in Peru and an oidor (judge) of the Audiencia of Lima. Twice he was interim viceroy of Peru (September 1705 to May 1707 and ...
Juan José de Sámano y Uribarri
Juan José Francisco de Sámano y Uribarri de Rebollar y Mazorra (1753, Selaya, Cantabria – July 1821, Panama), was a Spanish military officer and viceroy of New Granada from 1818 to 1819, during the wa...
Don Pedro de Padilla
Pedro de Padilla, (? in Talavera de la Reina – 1599 in Granada, Spain), a prominent member of the Military Order of Santiago after 1597, captain of the Infantry in Flanders and Maestro de Campo in Nap...
Lamoral, Count of Egmont
Lamoral, Count of Egmont, Prince of Gavere (November 18, 1522 – June 5, 1568) was a general and statesman in the Habsburg Netherlands just before the start of the Eighty Years' War, whose execution he...
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Antonio Gutiérrez de Otero y Santayana
Antonio Gutiérrez de Otero y Santayana (May 8, 1729 – May 14, 1799) was a Spanish Lieutenant general best known for repelling Admiral Nelson's attack on Santa Cruz de Tenerife in 1797. He was born in...
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Alejandro O'Reilly
Marshal Alejandro, Conde de O'Reilly (1722, Dublin, Ireland – March 23, 1794, Bonete, Spain ) (English: Alexander, Count de O'Reilly), was an Irish-born military reformer and Inspector-General of Infa...
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Luis Rebolledo de Palafox y Melci, 1st marqués de Lazán
Luis Rebolledo de Palafox y Melci, 1st marqués de Lazán (June 2, 1772, Zaragoza – December 28, 1843, Madrid) was an Aragonese officer and general during the Spanish War of Independence. Alongsi...
Jaime Miguel de Guzmán de Avalos y Spinola, Marquis of la Mina, Duke of Palata and Prince of Masa
Jaime de Guzmán y Spinola, II Marquis of la Mina (1690 – 1767) was a Spanish Army commander and Captain General of Catalonia. He was also the Fifth Count of Pezuela de las Torres, near Alcalá de...
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Beltrán de la Cueva, 3rd Duke of Alburquerque
Beltrán de la Cueva y Toledo, 3rd Duke of Alburquerque, (in full, Spanish: Don Beltrán de la Cueva y Álvarez de Toledo, tercer duque de Alburquerque, tercer conde de Ledesma, tercer conde de Huelm...
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Camilo de Polavieja, 1st Marquis of Polavieja
Camilo García de Polavieja y del Castillo-Negrete, Marques de Polavieja (1838–1914) was a Spanish general born in Madrid on July 13, 1838, in a family of merchants. He was an able commander, but consi...
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José Olaguer Feliú
José Olaguer Feliú y Ramírez (October 25, 1857 - November 21, 1929) was a Spanish Lieutenant General, Minister of War and politician.
He was born on October 25, 1857 in Manila, but both parents we...
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Diego Dávila, 1st Marquis of Navamorcuende
Diego Dávila Coello y Pacheco, 1st Marquis of Navamorcuende, 17th Lord of Cardiel, El Bodón, Montalvo, El Hito and of Villar de Cañas (Spanish: Diego Dávila Coello y Pacheco, primer Marqués de Nav...
Melchior Aymerich
Melchor Aymerich (born in Ceuta 1754, died in Cuba 1836) was a Spanish general and provincial administrator, serving as the last president of the Royal Audience of Quito from April until May 1822. One...
Morisco Revolt
In southern Spain, following the conquest of Granada city in 1492 by the "Catholic Monarchs" - Ferdinand of Aragon and Isabel of Castile - the Moorish inhabitants of the city and province twice revolt...
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Juan Hurtado de Mendoza, 3rd Lord of Cañete
Juan Hurtado de Mendoza y Guzmán, 3rd Lord and 1st Marquis of Cañete (died 1490) was a Spanish nobleman and military leader.He was the son of Don Diego Hurtado de Mendoza, 1st Lord of Cañete and of h...
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James Fitz-James Stuart, 2nd Duke of Berwick
James Francis (Diego Francisco) Fitz-James Stuart, 2nd Duke of Berwick, (Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France, 21 October 1696 – Naples, Italy, 2 June 1738) was a Jacobite and Spanish nobleman. He inhe...
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Charles III of Spain
Charles III (Spanish: Carlos; Italian: Carlo; 20 January 1716 – 14 December 1788) was the King of Spain and the Spanish Indies from 1759 to 1788. He was the fifth son of Philip V of Spain, but eldest ...
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Domingo Caycedo
Domingo de Caycedo y Sanz de Santamaría (1783–1843) was a Colombian statesman who served as Vice-president of Gran Colombia and the Republic of New Granada, and due to the absence of the presidents, h...
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