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Encyclopedia > List of Basques
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This is a list of famous Basque people. It includes people born or resident in the Basque Country and people born elsewhere with significant Basque ancestry. Image File history File links Question_book-3. ... Image File history File links Dominique_Joseph_Garat. ... Image File history File links Dominique_Joseph_Garat. ... Dominique Joseph Garat (September 8, 1749 - April 25, 1833) was a French writer and politician. ... Image File history File links Juan_de_Arriaga. ... Image File history File links Juan_de_Arriaga. ... Juan Crisóstomo Jacobo Antonio de Arriaga y Balzola (January 27, 1806 – January 17, 1826) was a Spanish composer, nicknamed the Spanish Mozart, because he became known as a child prodigy. ... Image File history File links Sarasate. ... Image File history File links Sarasate. ... Pablo Martín Melitón de Sarasate y Navascuéz (March 10, 1844 - September 28, 1908, pronounced Sara-SOT-tey), was a Spanish violin virtuoso and composer of the Romantic period. ... Image File history File links Jacques_Laffitte. ... Image File history File links Jacques_Laffitte. ... Jacques Laffitte, French politician Jacques Laffitte (October 24, 1767–May 26, 1844), was a French banker and politician. ... From [1], in the public domain This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. ... From [1], in the public domain This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. ... Saint Ignatius of Loyola, also known as Ignacio (Íñigo) López de Loyola (December 24, 1491 – July 31, 1556), was the principal founder and first Superior General of the Society of Jesus, a religious order of the Catholic Church professing direct service to the Pope in terms of mission. ... Image File history File links Elcano. ... Image File history File links Elcano. ... Juan Sebastián Elcano Juan Sebastián Elcano statue in Guetaria For the Spanish training ship, see Juan Sebastián Elcano (Spanish ship). ... Image File history File links Catalina_de_Erauso. ... Image File history File links Catalina_de_Erauso. ... Catalina de Erauso was a Basque woman, daughter and sister of soldiers from the city of San Sebastian, 1592. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (1970x3000, 1371 KB) Description: French Minister of Defense meets with US Secretary of Defense in on October 17, 2002. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (1970x3000, 1371 KB) Description: French Minister of Defense meets with US Secretary of Defense in on October 17, 2002. ... Michèle Alliot-Marie Michèle Jeanne Honorine Alliot-Marie (born 10 September 1946) is the French minister of interior, and the first woman to lead a major French political party. ... Image File history File links Jose_antonio_agirre01. ... Image File history File links Jose_antonio_agirre01. ... José Antonio Aguirre y Lecube (6 March 1904 – 22 March 1960) was a Basque political figure. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (480 × 640 pixel, file size: 69 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Juan José Ibarretxe Markuartu. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (480 × 640 pixel, file size: 69 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Juan José Ibarretxe Markuartu. ... See also History of Spain Politics of Spain Categories: People stubs | 1957 births | Spanish politicians | Spanish politics | Basque politicians ... Image File history File links SabinoAranaTxapeldun. ... Image File history File links SabinoAranaTxapeldun. ... Sabino Arana Goiri, self-styled as Arana ta Goiritaŕ Sabin (January 26, 1865 – November 25, 1903), Spain, founder of the Basque Nationalist Party and a inventor of previously non-existent Basque nationalism. ... 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Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (650x889, 148 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Miguel Induráin Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner used... Miguel Ángel Indurain Larraya (born July 16, 1964, Villava, Navarre) is a retired Spanish road bicycle racer. ... Léopold Eyharts - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Image File history File links Portal. ... Language(s) Basque - few monoglots Spanish - 1,525,000 monoglots French - 150,000 monoglots Basque-Spanish - 600,000 speakers Basque-French - 76,000 speakers other native languages Religion(s) Traditionally Roman Catholic The Basques (Basque: ) are an ethnic group who inhabit parts of north-central Spain and southwestern France. ... Location of the Basque Country The Basque Country divided in seven provinces Capital Pamplona Official languages Basque, French, Spanish Demonym Basque Currency Euro The Basque-speaking areas This article is about the overall Basque domain. ...

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Artists

Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Carlos Jaime Alazraqui (born July 20, 1962) is a Latin-American actor, comedian, impressionist and voice actor. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chile. ... For the Chilean politician and daughter of Salvador Allende, see Isabel Allende Bussi. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Joe Ansolabehere (born in 1959) is an American animation screenwriter and producer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Imanol Arias born Manuel María Arias Domínguez (26 April 1956 in Riaño, Spain), is a Spanish actor and one off film director. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Navarre. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Montxo Armendariz (Real name= Ramón Armendariz Barrios), (Born Olleta, Orbaibar, in Navarra 1949)is an awarded Spanish screenwriter and film director. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Pedro Armendáriz, born Pedro Gregorio Armendáriz Hastings (May 9, 1912, Mexico City – June 18, 1963, Los Angeles, California) was a Mexican actor of the Cinema of Mexico and Hollywood. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Bernardo Atxaga is the pseudonym of José (Spanish) or Joseba (Basque) Irazu Garmendia, born in Asteasu, Gipuzkoa (Guipúzcoa, Basque Autonomous Community - Spain), in 1951. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Juan Manuel Bajo Ulloa (born January 1st, 1967) is a Spanish film director. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Pío Baroja y Nessi (December 28, 1872, San Sebastián–October 30, 1956, Madrid) was a Spanish writer, one of the key novelists of the Generation of 98. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Earl W. Bascom (June 19, 1906 - August 28, 1995) was an American painter, printmaker and sculptor, raised in Canada, who portrayed his own experiences cowboying and rodeoing across the American and Canadian West. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Frank Bidart (b. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Léon Bonnat, self-portrait. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Jose Maria González Castillo, (Chumy Chúmez) (May 8, 1927 - April 10, 2003) was a cartoon humorist, writer and director of Spanish cinema. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz de Asbaje y Ramírez Sor Juana (November 12, 1651 [or 1648, according to some biographers] – April 17, 1695), also known as Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz or, in full, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz de Asbaje y Ram... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Marie Darrieussecq (born Bayonne, 1969) is a French writer. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Cayetano Cat Garza is a comic artist, cartoonist, illustrator, and musician in the United States. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... René Echevarria is a television writer and producer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Liza Echeverria (born on August 29, 1972 in Mexico City) is a Mexican actress and model. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Puerto_Rico. ... Hector Elizondo (born December 22, 1936 in New York City) is a Puerto Rican-American actor. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... María Félix was a Mexican actress, one of the leading figures of the golden era of the Cinema of Mexico. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Galen Gering (born February 13, 1971 in Los Angeles, California) is an American actor and former fashion model with Irene Marie Models who plays the role of Luis Lopez-Fitzgerald on the television soap opera Passions. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Agustín Ibarrola born in Basauri (Biscay), Spain in 1930 is a spanish painter. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Álex de la Iglesia (born December 4, 1965) is a Spanish film director. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Navarre. ... Alfredo Landa Areitio (born March 3, 1933) was born on Pamplona, Navarra (Spain). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Robert Laxalt is a Basque-American writer from Nevada. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Colombia. ... John Leguizamo (born July 22, 1964) is an Emmy-winning and Golden Globe Award-nominated American comedian, actor and producer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Maitena Burundarena (born on May 1, 1962 in Buenos Aires), better known as Maitena, is an Argentine cartoonist. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Venezuela. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Boris Rodolfo Izaguirre Lobo (Caracas, September 29, 1965) is a Venezuelan-Spanish scriptwriter, journalist, writer and showman. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Jesús Mari Lazkano (Bergara, 1960) is a Spanish painter. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Julio Medem (born 21 October 1958) is a Spanish writer and film director. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Jorje Oteiza Enbil (Orio, Gipuzkoa, Basque Country 1908 – Donostia, Gipuzkoa, Basque Country 2003) was a Basque sculptor and writer, reknown for being one of the main theorists on Basque modern art. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Leopoldo María Panero (born Madrid, 1948), is a Spanish poet, commonly placed in the Novísimos group. ... Mondragon is also the name of a commune of the Vaucluse département, in southern France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Adolfo Pérez Esquivel (born November 26, 1931 in Buenos Aires, Argentina) was the recipient of the 1980 Nobel Peace Prize. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Frederic Remington (October 4, 1861 - December 26, 1909) was an American painter, illustrator, sculptor, and writer who specialized in depictions of the American West. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ecuador. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Israel. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Benjamin Urrutia (1950-), international author and scholar, was born in Guayaquil, Ecuador. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Jenaro de Urrutia Olaran was a painter born in Plencia/Plentzia in 1893 and dead in Bilbao on January 2, 1965 (both in Biscay, Spain). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chile. ... Matilde Urutia was a Chilean singer. ... Pablo Neruda (July 12, 1904 – September 23, 1973) was the penname and, later, legal name of the Chilean writer and communist politician Ricardo Eliecer Neftalí Reyes Basoalto. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Ignacio Zuloaga (July 26, 1870 - October 31, 1945) was a Spanish painter, born at Eibar, in the Basque country, the son of the metalworker and damascener Plácido Zuloaga, and grandson of the organizer and director of the royal armoury in Madrid. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Jorje Oteiza Enbil (Orio, Gipuzkoa, Basque Country 1908 – Donostia, Gipuzkoa, Basque Country 2003) was a Basque sculptor and writer, reknown for being one of the main theorists on Basque modern art. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chile. ... Invasion of the Night, oil on canvas, 1940, SFMOMA. Roberto Sebastian Matta Echaurren (1911-2002), usually known as Matta, was one of Chiles best-known painters. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Navarre. ... The extension to Atocha Railway Station José Rafael Moneo Vallés (born May 9, 1937) is a Spanish architect. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Paco Rabanne, originally Francisco Rabanedacuervo, is a fashion designer who was born on 18 February 1934 in Saint Sebastian of the Basque Country of Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Cristóbal Balenciaga (January 21, 1895 - March 23, 1972) was a fashion designer from Spain. ...

History related

Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... General Pancho Villa José Doroteo Arango Arámbula (June 5, 1878 – July 20, 1923) — better known by his nom de guerre Francisco Villa or, in its diminutive form, Pancho Villa — was one of the foremost leaders of the Mexican Revolution. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Earl W. Bascom (June 19, 1906 - August 28, 1995) was an American painter, printmaker and sculptor, raised in Canada, who portrayed his own experiences cowboying and rodeoing across the American and Canadian West. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Marqués de la Ensenada Don Zenón de Somodevilla y Bengoechea (April 20, 1702, Alesanco near Logroño - December 2, 1781), widely known as the Marquis of the Ensenada, was a Spanish statesman. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Dominique Joseph Garat (September 8, 1749 - April 25, 1833) was a French writer and politician. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Antonio Fernandez Saenz is a Spanish / Brazilian lawyer and human rights defender born in 1947. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Title page of Arrest Memorable, an account of the case written by one of the trial judges in 1560 and published in 1565 For other uses, see Martin Guerre (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Ignacio Jose Urrutia was a Cuban historian. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Ernesto Guevara de la Serna Lynch (May 14, 1928 – October 9, 1967), commonly known as Che Guevara, el Che, or simply Che, was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, political figure, author, military theorist, and leader of Cuban and internationalist guerrillas. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Étienne de Silhouette (July 8, 1709 - 1767) was a French Controller-General of Finances under Louis XV. He was born in Limoges where his father Arnaud de Silhouette (from Biarritz, the modern Standard Basque form of the name would be zuloeta) was sent. ... The Controller-General of Finances (Contrôleur général des finances) was the name of the minister in charge of finances in France from 1661 to 1791. ... Louis XV (February 15, 1710 – May 10, 1774), ruled as King of France and Navarre from 1715 until his death. ...

Journalists

Image File history File links Flag_of_Navarre. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Manuel Aznar Zubigaray (1894-1975 was a diplomat in the dictatorship of Francisco Franco in Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Cristina Saralegui (born January 29, 1948 in Havana, Cuba) is a journalist, talk show host and actress. ...

Musicians

Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Colombia. ... Juan Esteban Aristizábal Vásquez (born August 9, 1972), best known as Juanes, is a rock musician from Medellín, Colombia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Juan Crisóstomo Jacobo Antonio de Arriaga y Balzola (January 27, 1806 – January 17, 1826) was a Spanish composer, nicknamed the Spanish Mozart, because he became known as a child prodigy. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Manu Chao (born José-Manuel Thomas Arthur Chao on June 21, 1961 in Paris, France) is a French-born singer and political activist of Spanish origin. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Plácido Domingo (born January 21, 1941) is a world-renowned opera singer, conductor, and general manager. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Duncan Dhu is a Spanish group created in San Sebastián in 1984. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Daniel Daz Patrick Garza III (born November 20, 1974 on Randolf Air Force Base,Texas, United States of America), best known as Dj Morbid and Daz Garza, is a gabber DJ, musician, and actor. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Francisco Alberto Escudero Casquino is a Peruvian politician and a Congressman representing La Libertad for the 2006-2011 term. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Navarre. ... Julián Gayarre circa 1870 Sebastián Julián Gayarre Garjón (born January 9, 1844 in Roncal, Navarre; died January 2, 1890 in Madrid), better known as Julián Gayarre, was a Spanish opera singer who created the role of Marcello in Donizettis Il Duca dAlba and... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Alberto Iglesias Fernández-Berridi (born San Sebastián 1955) is a Spanish composer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Paco Ibáñez is a spanish singer and musician born in Valencia in 1934. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Jose Iturbi photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1933 José Iturbi (born 28 November 1895 in Valencia, Spain; died 28 June 1980 in Los Angeles) was a Spanish conductor and pianist. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Carlos Jean (born 1973 in Ferrol, Galicia, Spain) is a musician from Spain, known in Western countries for his song Mr. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Mikel Laboa (born 1934) is a singer and songwriter from Pasaia, Basque Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... La Oreja de Van Gogh (Spanish: Van Goghs Ear) was a Latin Grammy winner Spanish pop band from Donostia-San Sebastian. ... Amaia Montero Saldías (born August 26, 1976 in Irun, Guipuscoa) is a Basque Spanish singer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Luis Mariano (1914-1970) was a famous Basque operetta singer, actor and TV performer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Mocedades performing at the Eurovision Song Contest 1973 Mocedades are a Spanish Basque singing group, probably best known for representing Spain in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1973 with the song Eres Tú. // In the year 1967 in the Spanish city of Bilbao, eight Basque students decided to form a... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Fermin Muguruza (Irún, Guipúzcoa, Spain) is a Basque nationalist rock musician, singer, songwriter, producer and disc label manager. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Aragon. ... Enrique Ortiz de Landázuri Izardui (a. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Roland Orzabal (full name Roland Jaime Orzabal de la Quintana) is an internationally acclaimed musician, songwriter and record producer. ... Tears for Fears (sometimes abbreviated to TFF or T4F) are a popular English pop band formed in the early 1980s by Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith, which emerged after the dissolution of their first band, the mod-influenced Graduate. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Maurice Ravel. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Sam The Sham and the Pharaohs were a rock and roll band from the mid-1960s led by Domingo Samuido (born 1934), a Mexican-American living in Texas and then New Orleans, known as Sam The Sham. They had several hits such as Wooly Bully, Little Red Riding Hood, and... Image File history File links Flag_of_Navarre. ... Pablo Martín Melitón de Sarasate y Navascuéz (March 10, 1844 - September 20, 1908) was a Spanish violinist and composer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Pablo Sorozábal (September 18, 1897—December 26, 1988[1]) was a Basque-born Spanish composer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Álex Ubago (born January 21, 1981) is a Spanish-Basque singer-songwriter. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chile. ... Jorge Urrutia, also known as Jorge Urrutia Blondel, is a Chilean composer, educator and writer, born in 1905. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... N. Zabaleta Nicanor Zabaleta (1907–1993) was a Basque world-class virtuoso and populariser of a harp[1]. Zabaleta was born in San Sebastián on January 7, 1907. ...

Business people

Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Dominique Amestoy was a Basque banker, one of the original founders to provide the financing for the historic Farmers and Merchants Bank in downtown Los Angeles, California, in 1871. ... Summary A historic lending institution in downtown Los Angeles, California, known both for its architecture and its pivotal role in the economic development of early Los Angeles. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Maria Asunción Aramburuzabala Larregui de Garza (born May 2, 1963), is Mexicos richest woman thanks to her holdings in Grupo Modelo, one of the 10 biggest brewers in the world (best known for the worldwide success of Corona beer). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... We dont have an article called Karlos Arguiñano Start this article Search for Karlos Arguiñano in. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Mondragon is also the name of a commune of the Vaucluse département, in southern France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... John Ascuagas Nugget Casino Resort is a casino in Sparks, Nevada. ... Sparks is a city in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Martin Berasategui is a restaurant in San Sebastian, Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... François Cabarrus (1752-1810) was a French adventurer and Spanish financier. ... François Gérards Portrait de Madame Tallien, 1804 Thérésa Tallien (July 31, 1773 - January 15, 1835) was a figure of the French Revolution. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cuba. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Roberto Crispulo Goizueta (November 18, 1931, - October 18, 1997) was Chairman, Director, and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of The Coca-Cola Company from August 1980, until his death October 1997. ... The Coca-Cola Companys headquarters in Atlanta, GA. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is an international beverage and food manufacturer whose headquarters are in Atlanta, Georgia, in the United States of America. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Jacques Laffitte, French politician Jacques Laffitte (October 24, 1767–May 26, 1844), was a French banker and politician. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Philippines. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... The Zobel de Ayala clan is an afffluent Filipino family originating from northern Spain’s mountainous region of Álava descending from the lineage of Juan Larrazabal Ayala (circa 1475), an influential landowner. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Joseph A. Unanue (born March 14, 1925 in Brooklyn, New York) was the president of the family owned Goya Foods, which is the largest hispanic food company in the United States. ...

Clergy

Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Fr. ... Seal of the Society of Jesus. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Navarre. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Earl W. Bascom (June 19, 1906 - August 28, 1995) was an American painter, printmaker and sculptor, raised in Canada, who portrayed his own experiences cowboying and rodeoing across the American and Canadian West. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Ignacio Ellacuria Ignacio Ellacuría, S.J. (Portugalete, Biscay, Spain, November 9, 1930 – November 16, 1989) was a Roman Catholic Jesuit priest, philosopher, and theologian who did important work as a professor and rector at the Universidad Centroamericana José Simeón Cañas (UCA), a Jesuit university in El Salvador... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... His Eminence Roger Marie Élie Cardinal Etchegaray (born September 25, 1922 in Espelette, France) is a cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Saint Michael Garicoits (Garicoïts) (April 15, 1797— May 14, 1863) was a Basque saint. ... The Roman Catholic Church, most often spoken of simply as the Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with over one billion members. ... Saints redirects here. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Saint Ignatius of Loyola, also known as Ignacio (Íñigo) López de Loyola (December 24, 1491 – July 31, 1556), was the principal founder and first Superior General of the Society of Jesus, a religious order of the Catholic Church professing direct service to the Pope in terms of mission. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Francisco de Vitoria Francisco de Vitoria, Statue before San Esteban, Salamanca Statue of Francisco de Vitoria, in Vitoria-Gasteiz Francisco de Vitoria (Francisci de Victoria; c. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Navarre. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Saint Francis Xavier (Basque: San Frantzisko Xabierkoa; Spanish: San Francisco Javier; Portuguese: São Francisco Xavier; Chinese: 聖方濟各沙勿略) (7 April 1506 - 2 December 1552) was a Spanish pioneering Roman Catholic Christian missionary and co-founder of the Society of Jesus (Jesuit Order). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Fray Miguel Zugastegui, monk and revolutionary, was part of the Independence movement of Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Juan de Zumárraga (1468 – 3 June 1548) was a Spanish Franciscan prelate and first bishop of Mexico. ...

Explorers and conquistadors

Some of the Basque clergymen can be included in this explorers' chapter.

Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Lope de Aguirre Lope de Aguirre (c. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_New_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Juan Bautista de Anza Juan Bautista de Anza Bezerra Nieto (July 1736 - December 19, 1788) was a Novo-Spanish explorer for the Spanish Empire. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Cosme Damián de Churruca y Elorza (born in Motrico, Guipúzcoa, Spain, 27 September 1761; died on Trafalgar Coast, Cádiz, 21 October 1805) was a Spanish noble, a major of Motrico, a military sailor and a scientist. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Juan Sebastián Elcano (or del Cano) (Guetaria, Spain, 1476 - Pacific Ocean, August 4th 1526) was a Spanish explorer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Catalina de Erauso was a Basque woman, daughter and sister of soldiers from the city of San Sebastian, 1592. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Alonso de Ercilla (1533 - 1594) was a Basque nobleman from Spain, and author of epic poem La Araucana. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Juan de Garay (born in 1528 in Orduña, Spain - died near the River Plate in 1583) was an Spanish conquistador. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... The Friendship Monument. Blas María de la Garza Falcón in Corpus Christi, Texas. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Bruno de Heceta (Hezeta) y Dudagoitia (1744-1807) was a Spanish explorer of the Pacific Northwest. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Miguel López de Legazpi (1502 - August 20, 1572, Manila), also known as El Adelantado (The Governor) and El Viejo (The Elder), was a Spanish conquistador who established the first colony in the Philippine Islands in 1565. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Don Juan de Oñate Salazar (1552 – 1626) was a Spanish explorer, colonial governor of the New Spain (present-day Mexico) province of New Mexico, and founder of various settlements in the present day Southwest of the United States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Galicia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa (1532 - 1592) was a Spanish explorer, author, historian, astronomer, scientist, and humanist. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... // Bold textItalic textLink title Jedediah Smith Jedediah Strong Smith (born January 6, 1799 - presumed date of death May 27, 1831) was a hunter, trapper, fur trader and explorer of the Rocky Mountains, the American West Coast and the Southwest during the nineteenth century. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Andrés de Urdaneta (b. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Navarre. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Martin de Ursua was a Spanish conquistador. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Navarre. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Abbé Nicolas Louis de Lacaille (March 15, 1713 – March 21, 1762) was a French astronomer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ...

Politics

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Sports

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Aitor Txiki Beguiristain Mújica Date of Birth: 12 August, 1964 Nationality: Spain (international from 1988 until 1994) Period at Deportivo : 1995 - 1997 Transfer: (1995, FC Barcelona) Clubs: Urawa Reds (1997-2000), Deportivo (1995-1997), FC Barcelona (1988-1995), Real Sociedad (1982-1988) Sold: Free Transfer (1997, to Urawa Reds... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Joseba Beloki Dorronsoro (born August 12, 1973 in Lazkao (Guipúzcoa), Basque region, Spain) is a professional road bicycle racer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Alberto Berasategui (b. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Josune Bereziartu (born January 19, 1972) is a Basque rock climber. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Venezuela. ... Serge Blanco (born 31 August 1958 in Caracas, Venezuela) is a former rugby union footballer who played fullback for Biarritz Olympique and France, gaining 93 caps, 81 at fullback. ... 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Astronauts

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Scientists

Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Florence Bascom in 1893 Florence Bascom (1862 in Williamstown, Massachusetts; died 1945) was the first woman hired by the United States Geological Survey. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Louis Daguerre Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre (November 18, 1787 – July 10, 1851) was the French artist and chemist who is recognized for his invention of the Daguerreotype process of photography. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... The standard author abbreviation David may be used to indicate this person in citing a botanical name. ... Panda Bear redirects here. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Fausto Elhuyar was the joint discoverer of tungsten with his brother Juan José Elhuyar This article is a substub, the first step on the way to becoming a full article. ... José Elhuyar was the co-discoverer of tungsten with his brother Fausto Elhuyar. ... For other uses, see Tungsten (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Navarre. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ireland. ... Antoine Thomson dAbbadie (January 3, 1810 – March 19, 1897), and Arnaud Michel dAbbadie (July 24, 1815 – November 13, 1893) were two brothers notable for their travels in Abyssinia during the first half of the 19th century. ...

Writers

Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Statue of Ignacio Aldecoa Ignacio Aldecoa (July 11, 1925–November 15, 1969) was a Spanish author. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Gabriel Aresti Segurola (Bilbao,1933-1975) was one of the most important writers and poets in Basque language in the 20th century. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Bernardo Atxaga is the pseudonym of José (Spanish) or Joseba (Basque) Irazu Garmendia, born in Asteasu, Gipuzkoa (Guipúzcoa, Basque Autonomous Community - Spain), in 1951. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Pedro Agerre, best known as Axular is one of the main Basque wirters of the 17th century. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Pío Baroja y Nessi (December 28, 1872, San Sebastián–October 30, 1956, Madrid) was a Spanish writer, one of the key novelists of the Generation of 98. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Alexandre Dumas, fils (July 27, 1824 - November 27, 1895) was the son of Alexandre Dumas, père, who followed in his fathers footsteps becoming a celebrated author and playwright. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Lucia Etxebarría de Asteinza (Bermeo, Biscay, 1966), Spanish writer. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Bernard Etxepare was a Basque writer of the 16th century. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Robert Laxalt is a Basque-American writer from Nevada. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Chile. ... Gabriela Mistral (April 7, 1889 – January 10, 1957) was the pseudonym of Lucila de María del Perpetuo Socorro Godoy Alcayaga, a Chilean poet, educator, diplomat and feminist who was the first Latin American to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, in 1945. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Juan Antonio Mogel was a Basque writer of the 19th century and author of one of the most important pieces of Basque classical literature, Peru Abarka. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Arnauld de Oihenart (1592–1668) was a Basque historian and poet. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Alfonso Sastre (born February 20, 1926 in Madrid, Spain) is a Spanish playwright, essayist, and critic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Don Miguel de Unamuno Miguel de Unamuno y Jugo (September 29, 1864–December 31, 1936) was an essayist, novelist, poet, playwright and philosopher from Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Jon Juaristi Linacero (born in Bilbao, in 1951) is a poet, essayist, and Spanish translator in Castilian and Basque. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Agustin Xaho (also Agosti Xaho, in French Joseph-Augustin Chaho) was one of the most important Romantic Basque writers. ...

Philosophers

Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Frédéric Bastiat Claude Frédéric Bastiat (June 30, 1801–December 24, 1850) was a French classical liberal theorist, political economist, and member of the French assembly. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... John W. Etchemendy is Stanford Universitys twelfth and current Provost. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Fernando Savater is a Spanish philosopher, born in San Sebastián in 1947. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Don Miguel de Unamuno Miguel de Unamuno y Jugo (September 29, 1864–December 31, 1936) was an essayist, novelist, poet, playwright and philosopher from Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Xavier Zubiri (1889–1983) was a Spanish philosopher noted for his intellectual rigor. ...

Patrons of the Arts

  • Juan Antonio de Urrutia y Arana, Mexican patron of the arts.

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Military

Image File history File links Flag_of_Navarre. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ... Blas de Lezo y Olavarrieta, aliases: Patapalo (Pegleg), and later as Mediohombre (Half-man) for the many wounds suffered in his long military life (Pasajes, Guipuzcoa, 1687 - Cartagena de Indias, Colombia, on September 7, 1741, Spanish admiral), was one of the greatest strategists and commanders in the history of the... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image:Generais Cordeiro de Farias, Zenóbio da Costa, Macarenhas de Moraes e Falconiere da Cunha. ... The Brazilian Army is the land arm of the Brazilian Military. ... Note: This article is about the military usage of the word marshal. For other usages, see the end of this article. ... Commander is a military rank which is also sometimes used as a military title depending on the individual customs of a given military service. ... February is the second month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The Brazilian Expeditionary Force (Portuguese: Força Expedicionária Brasileira, or FEB) was the 25,300-man force formed by the Brazilian Navy, Army and Air Force that fought alongside the Allied forces in the Italian Campaign of World War II. // Overview It was not at all obvious that Brazil... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Basque_Country. ...

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