Person - León y Castillo, Fernando (1842-1918)

León y Castillo, Fernando (1842-1918)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

León y Castillo, Fernando (1842-1918)Other forms

Fechas de existencia:

Telde (Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, España)  1842-11-30 - Biarritz (Pirineos Atlánticos, Francia)  1918-03-12

History:

Spanish politician and diplomat. Law degree from the Central University of Madrid. He was civil governor of Granada and Valencia and parliamentary deputy for Gran Canaria as well as Senator of the Kingdom. He was Minister for Overseas and for the Interior and in 1887 he was appointed ambassador to France. The title of Marquis de Muni was granted by Queen Regent Maria Cristina de Habsburgo‑Lorraine, in 1900, for his political career. In 1902, he developed a draft for a new Franco‑Spanish treaty, in which the Spanish area in Morocco was extended. He participated in the Algeciras Conference (1906) and defended the Spanish neutral policy during the First World War.

World War, 1914-1918

Date of the event: 1914 - 1918

 

Occupations

(Función) Desempeña/lleva a cabo/realiza:

Políticos

(Función) Desempeña/lleva a cabo/realiza:

Ministros

(Función) Desempeña/lleva a cabo/realiza:

Embajadores españoles in  París (Francia)

actividad:

Diputados in  Canarias (España)

actividad:

Senadores

Places

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Telde (Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, España) in 1842-11-30

Lugar de Defunción:

Biarritz (Pirineos Atlánticos, Francia) in 1918-03-12

Subjects

Título Nobiliario:

Muni, marqueses de

sexo:

Varón

Título Nobiliario:

Muni, marqueses de

Related Authorities

Doreste Silva, Luis (1882-1971)  ( Colabora con )

Associative relations :

Ministerio de Ultramar (España)  ( Es empleado en/trabaja en )

Quiñones de León, José María (1873-1957)  ( Colabora con )

Family relationships :

Matos Massieu, Leopoldo (1878-1936)  - Collateral (Es tio/a de)

External Links

Biografía virtual:

Diccionario biográfico de la RAH

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España

Documents

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