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El Escorial
El Escorial

Juan de Herrera (b. Mobellán (Santander), Spain 1530 - d. Madrid, Spain 1593) was a spanish architect. Download high resolution version (1024x768, 152 KB)El Escorial. ... Download high resolution version (1024x768, 152 KB)El Escorial. ... This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Events June 25 - Augsburg confession presented to Charles V of Holy Roman Empire. ... Plaza de Cibeles (Cibeles square) and the Palacio de Comunicaciones (Communications Palace) Coat of arms. ... Events May 18 - Playwright Thomas Kyds accusations of heresy lead to an arrest warrant for Christopher Marlowe. ... Architect at his drawing board, 1893 An architect/Building designer is a person involved in the planning, designing and oversight of a buildings construction, whose role is to guide decisions affecting those building aspects that are of aesthetic, cultural or social concern. ...


Juan de Herrera completed his studies at the University of Valladolid in the spring of 1548. The University of Valladolid is believed to be the oldest university in the Spanish-speaking world, having been founded at the beginning of the 13th century[1]. It currently has 31,780 undergraduate students and over 2,000 faculty[2]. External links Official Website(Spanish language) Official Website in English... Events Mary I of Scotland sent to France Births September 2 - Vincenzo Scamozzi, Italian architect (died 1616) September 29 - William V, Duke of Bavaria (died 1626) Francesco Andreini, Italian actor (died 1624) Giordano Bruno, Italian philosopher, astronomer, and occultist (burned at the stake) 1600 (died 1600) Honda Tadakatsu, Japanese general...


He helped to plan El Escorial and introduced there a style that influenced Spanish architecture for over a century. Cathedral of Valladolid was designed by him. El Escorial is an immense palace, monastery, museum, and library complex located at San Lorenzo de El Escorial (also San Lorenzo del Escorial), a town 45 kilometres (28 miles) northwest of Madrid in the autonomous community of Madrid in Spain. ... The unfinished cathedral and the Plaza de Cervantes, near the University of Valladolid Cathedral of Valladolids facade Valladolids Cathedral was designed by Juan de Herrera, architect of El Escorial. ...


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03-2189 -- U.S. v. Herrera -- 12/14/2004 (2560 words)
Herrera receive a two-level upward adjustment to his base offense level pursuant to U.S.S.G. § 2D1.1(b)(1) because a dangerous weapon was possessed during the drug trafficking offense, and an additional two-level upward adjustment pursuant to U.S.S.G. § 3B1.2 because he was an organizer, leader, manager, or supervisor in the instant offense.
Herrera answered "yes" to questions from the court regarding whether he was pleading guilty of his own free will, whether he had discussed his decision to plead guilty with his attorney, and whether he understood the charges against him and the ramifications of pleading guilty.
Herrera does not dispute possession of the firearm; he argues only that the interval between the last transaction and the discovery of the firearm was such that it is improbable that the weapon was connected to the offense.
Juan Carlos Herrera Acosta : print (1935 words)
Juan Carlos Herrera Acosta was arrested on 20 March and sentenced by a Guantanamo provincial court on 3 April to 20 years in prison and jailed in Boniato (Santiago province).
Herrera is demanding a transfer to a prison in the eastern city of Guantánamo, where he is from, the ability to attend religious services and permission to receive letters from his family.
Juan Carlos Herrera Acosta was transferred on 8 November from a punishment block in Kilo 8 to a shared cell in Kilo 7, in Camagüey province, according to the mother of dissident Lester González Pentón (who is being held with him and who she visited on 13 November).
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