Person - Giral, José (1879-1962)

Giral, José (1879-1962)




Preferred form:

Giral, José (1879-1962)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Santiago de Cuba (Cuba)  1879-10-22 - Ciudad de México (México)  1962-12-23


Spanish politician and professor that exiled in Mexico. He married Luisa González de la Calle and was father of Francisco Giral González, who was pharmacist as well as his father. He was professor of Inorganic Chemistry in the University of Salamanca (1905) and in the University of Madrid (1928). He also was designated Rector of the "Universidad Central de Madrid".

He founded the Republican Action Party with Manuel Azaña. Among his most oustanding posts were President of the Council of Ministers of the Spanish Republic in 1936, and President of the Republican government during the exile, between 1945 until January 1947.

When the Spanish Civil War was over, he exiled with his family, first in France and then in Mexico, where he was President of the Council of Ministers of the Spanish Republic in the exile (1945-1947).

Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

Date of the event: 1936 - 1939



Lugar de Nacimiento:

Santiago de Cuba (Cuba) in 1879-10-22

Lugar de Defunción:

Ciudad de México (México) in 1962-12-23

Related Authorities

Abis Cundín, Emilio (1909-?)  ( He/She/It collaborated with )

Associative relations :

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

Ateneo de Madrid (España)  ( He/She is a member of )

Azaña, Manuel (1880-1940)  ( He/She is a member of the Government )

Barnés Salinas, Francisco José (1877-1947)  ( It has as a member )

Carrillo, Santiago (1915-2012)  ( It has as a member )

Custodio, Álvaro (1912-1992)

Ministerio de Marina (España)  ( He/She is the owner/beneficiary/president of )

Presidente del Consejo de Ministros  ( Ocupa /Ejerce de_en )

Santaló Parvorell, Miquel (1887-1962)  ( He/She is a member of the Government )

Unión de Profesores Universitarios Españoles en el Extranjero  ( He/She is a member of )

Universidad Central (Madrid, España)  ( He/She is a member of )

Family relationships :

Barnés González, Petra (1910-1992)  - Collateral (He/She is the father-in-law/mother-in-law of)

Giral Bravo, Francisco (1890-1967)  - Collateral (He/She is the cousin of)

González de la Calle, Dorotea (1877-1966)  - Collateral (He/She is my brother-in-law/sister-in-law)

Giral González, Francisco (1911-2002)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

See successors

External Links

Catálogo de Autoridades:


Catálogo de Autoridades:


Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España