Jesús Esperabé
Person - Esperabé de Arteaga, Jesús (1909-1987)

Esperabé de Arteaga, Jesús (1909-1987)




Preferred form:

Esperabé de Arteaga, Jesús (1909-1987)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Salamanca  1909 - Salamanca  1987


Spanish politician, businessman, and cattleman. He was born in Salamanca in 1909 and he was the son of Enrique Esperabé Arteaga, who was Vice Chancellor and Rector of the University of Salamanca during the dictatorship of Primo de Rivera. Doctor in Law with the thesis 'Literary and artistic property in the field of Private International Law, Treaties related to the international protection of the right to think'.

Before the Spanish Civil War he was a member of the Republican Left, which cost him reprisals in the Franco regime and Jesús was separated from the teaching career. He was President of the Asociación de Ganaderías de Lidia. In the final stage of Francoism he represented a certain reformist option and he was elected family lawyer in Cortes for the province of Salamanca. In the transition to democracy he had a prominent role in the Unión de Centro Democrático (UCD/Union of Democratic Centre). He was elected Deputy in the Constituent Cortes of 1977 for the province of Salamanca and he held the position of First Vice‑President of the Congress. He was subsequently re‑elected deputy in I Parliamentary term (1979-1982). He died in Salamanca on 10 March 1987.

Cortes Constituyentes, 1977-1979

Date of the event: 1977-07-13 - 1979-01-02

Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

Date of the event: 1936 - 1939





(Function) He/She carries out/ perform:

Legislators between 1977 and 1982


Salamanca (provincia) between 1977 and 1982 Obs.:  Diputado en el Congreso


Madrid (España)

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Salamanca in 1909

Lugar de Defunción:

Salamanca in 1987




(Function) He/She carries out/ perform:

Animal husbandry

Related Authorities

Family relationships :

Esperabé de Arteaga, Enrique (1868-1966)  - Descendant (He/She is the son/daughter of)

See ancestors

Izquierda Republicana (España)  ( He/She is a member of )

Associative relations :

Unión de Centro Democrático (España)  ( He/She is a member of )


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