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Person - Medina García, Manuel (1887-1961)

Medina García, Manuel (1887-1961)




Preferred form:

Medina García, Manuel (1887-1961)

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Toledo (España)  1887-12-24 - Ciudad de México (México)  1961-09-13


He was a noted veterinarian born in Toledo (Spain). He graduated in Natural Sciences at the Central University of Madrid and worked as a military veterinarian. He married María Navascués. He participated in the campaign of Morocco for 9 years where his 6 children were born. Only África y Angelita became veterinarians. When he returned to the peninsula, he was assigned highly responsible posts. He worked in the field of veterinary medicine off the battlefield. After the war, they had to exile to France and, later, to Mexico, where he continued working on his career.

Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

Date of the event: 1936 - 1939





Ceuta (España)

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Toledo (España) in 1887-12-24

Lugar de Defunción:

Ciudad de México (México) in 1961-09-13


Related Authorities

Arroyo Martín, Crescenciano (1893-1956)  ( He/She is friend with )

Associative relations :

Asociación Nacional Veterinaria Española  ( Está presidida por )

Colegio de Huérfanos de Veterinarios (España)  ( Es director del )

Gordón Ordás, Félix (1885-1973)  ( He/She is friend with )

Laboratorios Anier (México)  ( He/She is the founder of )

Ruiz Martínez, Carlos (1898-1985)  ( He/She is friend with )

Family relationships :

Navascués González, María (1886-1959)  - Marriage (He/She is married to)

Fernández de Villegas Niño, Jorge (1920-2002)  - Collateral (He/She is the father-in-law/mother-in-law of)

Medina Navascués, África (1915-2005)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

Medina Navascués, Carmen (1919-?)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

Medina Navascués, Esperanza (1922-2012)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

Medina Navascués, María de los Ángeles (1917- )  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

Medina Navascués, Teresa (1924-2009)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

See successors

External Links

Ponencia en V Jornadas Nacionales de Historia de la Veterinaria. Barcelona, 17 y 18 noviembre 2000, pp.79-80.:

Biografía del veterinario Manuel Medina García del Dr. Miguel A. Márquez, Presidente de la Sociedad Mexicana de Historia de la Medicina Veterinaria.

iral, Francisco. Ciencia española en el exilio (1939-1989): El exilio de los científicos españoles:

Referencia en capítulo de libro

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Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España


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