Person - Pérez de Castro, Evaristo (1778-1848)

Pérez de Castro, Evaristo (1778-1848)




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Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Valladolid (España)  1778 - Madrid (España)  1848


Spanish politician, diplomatic and Minister. He carried out different public services during the las years of XVIIIth century and the first decades of XIXth century. In 1789, he was designated Official in the Spanish Embassy in Vienna and, later on, Secretary-General of the Cortes.

In 1800, he worked as Secretary of the "Encargaduría de Negocios" of Lisbon, and after a period in Madrid, he moved to Seville in 1809, where the Central Junta designated him Chargé d'affaires in Lisbon.

The 21st September 1810, he was elected substitute deputy by the Valladolid autonomous region. As Secretary of the Cádiz Cortes and the Constitutional Committee, he had an important role as writer and signatory of the Constitution of 1812.

He was elected deputy for León in 1813, deuty of the Cortes in 1814, and Spanish minister between 1871 and 1820 in the Hanseatic countries.

He was Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation and Minister of Justice during the Liberal Triennium, and also was State Honorific Counsellor between 1822 and 1823. In 1824, he was designated Ambassador of Lisbon, where he stayed after the Constitution of 1837 proclamation, that was summoned by the Regent María Cristina in order to hold the post of Prime Minister of Spain since 1838 to 1840, in substitution of Duke of Frías.

Liberal Triennium (1820-1823)

Date of the event: 1820 - 1823

Cortes de Cádiz, 1810-1813

Date of the event: 1810 - 1813

Cortes ordinarias, 1813-1814

Date of the event: 1813 - 1814





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Lugar de Nacimiento:

Valladolid (España) in 1778

Lugar de Defunción:

Madrid (España) in 1848




Related Authorities

Presidente del Consejo de Ministros  ( Ocupa /Ejerce de_en )

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Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España


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