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Person - Ossorio Gallardo, Ángel (1873-1946)

Ossorio Gallardo, Ángel (1873-1946)




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Madrid (España)  1873 - 1946


Spanish law specialist, politician, and ambassador. He was a son of the writer Manuel Ossorio y Bernard and of Manuela Gallardo Rodríguez, as well as brother of the journalist Carlos and the writer, translator and journalist María de Atocha Ossorio y Gallardo de Riu. Ángel Ossorio Gallardo studied law at the Central University of Madrid. During the monarchy of Alfonso XIII he was councilman and deputy mayor of the City of Madrid, civil governor of Barcelona, ​​parliamentary deputy and Minister for Development in 1917. During the Second Republic he was parliamentary deputy for Madrid as an independent. Although he opposed Frente Popular (Popular Front), during the Spanish Civil War he was ambassador of the Second Republic in Brussels, in Paris and in Buenos Aires, as well as delegate of Spain to the League of Nations in Geneva. He was personal friend of President Manuel Azaña. Moreover, Ossorio Gallardo was a member of the Royal Academy of Jurisprudence and Legislation and president of the Universal Union for Peace. Dean of the Madrid Bar Association. He was married to Rosalía Florit Arizcun and they were parents of Manuel, Álvaro, Josefina, and Francisco Gallardo Florit. He was exiled to Argentina with his family after the Spanish Civil War and he died in Buenos Aires.

Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

Date of the event: 1936 - 1939



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Cabinet officers

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Gobernadores civiles (1833-1997) in  Barcelona (España)



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Lugar de Nacimiento:

Madrid (España) in 1873

Lugar de Defunci¿n:

Buenos Aires (Argentina) in 1946


Diccionario de la Guerra Civil española, de Manuel Rubio Cabeza.

Código de Referencia de PARES: ES.37274.CDMH/5.2611//

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

Associative relations :

Azaña, Manuel (1880-1940)  ( He/She is friend with )

Matos Massieu, Leopoldo (1878-1936)  ( He/She/It collaborated with )

Real Academia de Jurisprudencia y Legislación (España)  ( He/She is a member of; Presidente )

League of Nations  ( He/She is a member of )

Zubiaurre, Pilar de (1884-1970)  ( He/She/It collaborated with )

Family relationships :

Florit Arizcun, Rosalía  - Marriage

Florit Aparici, José María (?-1896)  - Collateral (He/She is the Son-in-law/daughter-in-law of)

Florit Arizcun, Eugenia (1878-?)  - Collateral (He/She is my brother-in-law/sister-in-law)

Florit Arizcun, José María (1866-1924)  - Collateral (He/She is my brother-in-law/sister-in-law)

Florit Arizcun, María (1886-?)  - Collateral (He/She is my brother-in-law/sister-in-law)

Florit Arizcun, Matilde  - Collateral (He/She is my brother-in-law/sister-in-law)

Florit Arizcun, Ricardo (1869-1934)  - Collateral (He/She is my brother-in-law/sister-in-law)

Ossorio Gallardo, Carlos (1864-1921)  - Collateral (He/She is the brother/sister of)

Ossorio Gallardo, María Atocha (1876-1938)  - Collateral (He/She is the brother/sister of)

Pastor Florit, Luis (1907-1949)  - Collateral (He/She is the uncle/aunt of)

Pastor Florit, Manuel (1910-?)  - Collateral (He/She is the uncle/aunt of)

Pastor Florit, María Antonia  - Collateral (He/She is the uncle/aunt of)

Ossorio Bernard, Manuel (1839-1904)  - Descendant (He/She is the son/daughter of)

Ossorio Florit, Álvaro (1912-?)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

Ossorio Florit, Francisco  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

Ossorio Florit, Josefina  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

Ossorio Florit, Manuel  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

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Biblioteca Nacional de Espa¿a


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