Person - Albornoz, Álvaro de (1879-1954)

Albornoz, Álvaro de (1879-1954)




Preferred form:

Albornoz, Álvaro de (1879-1954)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Luarca (Valdés, Asturias, España)  1879-06-13 - Ciudad de México (México)  1954-10-22


Spanish lawyer and politician, exiled. He was born in Luarca, Asturias, in 1879. He completed his primary school years in Luarca and he graduated in Law from the University of Oviedo. In 1899, he joined the Socialist Party of Oviedo, which he abandoned soon after. From 1901 to 1910 he practiced as a lawyer in Oviedo and later in Madrid. In 1908, he participated in the founding of the Radical Republican Party, together with Alejandro Lerroux, political formation that he abandoned in 1929 in order to set up the Radical Socialist Republican Party with Marcelino Domingo. During the Second Spanish Republic he was deputy, minister, president of the Court of Constitutional Guarantees and ambassador in France in July, 1936. Once the Civil War was over, he got exiled to France and later to Mexico, arriving in 1940. At that time, he was married and 63 years old. He was president of the Republican Government in his exile, from August, 1947, to July, 1951. He passed away in Mexico at the 22nd October, 1954.

Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

Date of the event: 1936 - 1939

República Española, 1931-1939

Description: Fue diputado, ministro, presidente del Tribunal de Garantías Constitucionales y embajador en Francia en julio de 1936.



(Function) He/She carries out/ perform:

Cabinet officers

(Function) He/She carries out/ perform:

Spanish Ambassadors


Place of arrival:

Veracruz (México) in 1940-01-25


Oviedo (Asturias, España) in 1899


Madrid (España) in 1910


France in 1939

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Luarca (Valdés, Asturias, España) in 1879-06-13

Lugar de Defunción:

Ciudad de México (México) in 1954-10-22

Related Authorities

Family relationships :

Salas Abella-Fuertes, Amalia (1879-?)  - Marriage (He/She is married to)

Escosura Beckar, Araceli de la (1906-?)  - Collateral (He/She is the father-in-law/mother-in-law of)

Ochoa, Severo (1905-1993)  - Collateral (He/She is the uncle/aunt of)

Albornoz Salas, Álvaro de (1901-1975)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

Albornoz Salas, Concepción (1900-1972)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

Partido Republicano Radical (España, 1908-1936)  - Founder (Coofundador)

Partido Republicano Radical Socialista (España)  - Founder (Coofundador con Marcelino Domingo)

See successors

Coll Alas, Óscar (1909-1967)  ( Indica a Álvaro de Albornoz como nombre y domicilio del pariente más cercano en su ficha de inmigración a México. )

Associative relations :

Coll Maroto, Antonio (1902-1958)  ( He/She is friend with; Indica a Álvaro de Albornoz como persona de referencia en la ficha del Registro de extranjería en México. )

Domingo, Marcelino (1884-1939)  ( He/She/It collaborated with )

Junta Española de Liberación  ( He/She is a member of )

Kent, Victoria (1892-1987)  ( He/She/It collaborated with )

Lerroux, Alejandro (1864-1949)  ( He/She is friend with )

Ministro de Fomento  ( Ocupa /Ejerce de_en )

Tribunal de Garantías Constitucionales (España)  ( He/She is a member of )

Valera Aparicio, Fernando (1899-1982)  ( It has as a member )

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Diccionario biográfico del PSOE:

Fundación Pablo Iglesias. Archivo

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Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España