Person - Marquina, Eduardo (1879-1946)

Marquina, Eduardo (1879-1946)




Preferred form:

Marquina, Eduardo (1879-1946)Alternative forms (other languages) Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Barcelona (España)  1879 - New York  1946


He was a Spanish poet, novelist, playwright and journalist. He was the son of Luis Marquina y de Eduarda Angulo and he had two siblings: Rafael Marquina, writer, and Luisa Marquina, Juan Moles Ormella¿s wife. He was the nephew of the poet and playwright Pedro Marquina (1834-1886) and he was the father of Luis Marquina, who was a filmmaker.

He studied Law and Philosophy and Literature at the University of Barcelona. He was a correspondent in Paris and chief editor of the magazine ¿España Nueva¿. He composed the first official lyrics of the Spanish National Anthem, ¿Marcha Real¿, commissioned by King Alfonso XIII. In 1931, he was elected member of the ¿Academia Española¿. He died in New York City where he was performing diplomatic functions.







Lugar de Nacimiento:

Barcelona (España) in 1879

Lugar de Defunción:

New York in 1946

Related Authorities

Lejárraga, María (1874-1974)  ( He/She/It collaborated with )

Associative relations :

Family relationships :

Marquina, Rafael (1887-1960)  - Collateral (He/She is the brother/sister of)

Moles Marquina, Juan (1899-1966)  - Collateral (He/She is the uncle/aunt of)

Moles Marquina, Luis  - Collateral (He/She is the uncle/aunt of)

Moles Marquina, Manuel (1905-1978)  - Collateral (He/She is the uncle/aunt of)

Moles Ormella, Juan (1871-1945)  - Collateral (He/She is my brother-in-law/sister-in-law)

Marquina, Luis (1904-1980)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

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Biblioteca Nacional de España