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Person - Alas, Leopoldo (1852-1901)

Alas, Leopoldo (1852-1901)




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Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Zamora  1852-04-25 - Oviedo (Asturias, España)  1901-07-13


Recognized writer and Spanish professor. He was born in Zamora and passed away in Oviedo. He was called Leopoldo Enrique. Son of Genaro García-Alas (honorary secretary of S.M. and governor of the Province of Zamora) and Leocadia Ureña. He was married with Onofre García-Argüelles y García-Bernardo. He had three children, of which one was: Leopoldo García-Alas y García Argüelles (Professor of Civil Law and Principal at the University of Oviedo).

He began his academic education studying high school at the Secondary School of Oviedo. He obtained the Law degree at the University of Oviedo. He studied on the field of Philosophy and Arts at the Central University of Madrid and completed the Doctorate in Law.

His academic career started by being named Professor of "Elementos de Economía Política y Estadística" (Elements of Political Economy and Statistics) by the University of Zaragoza. He was transferred to the University of Oviedo, where he took charge of the chair of "Prolegómenos, Historia y Elementos de Derecho Romano" (Prefaces, History and Elements of Roman Law); and "Elementos de Derecho Natural" (Elements of Natural Law).

Other activities he carried out were:

Honorary member of Academy of Jurisprudence of Oviedo.


Profession (carried on by):


Profession (carried on by):

Professors in  Spain between 1883-06-06 and 1901-07-13 Obs.:  Universidad de Oviedo y Zaragoza.



Oviedo (Asturias, España) between 1883 and 1901-07-13 Obs.:  Trabajo, catedrátido de la Universidad. Muerte.


Zaragoza (España) between 1882-07-10 and 1883-07-19 Obs.:  Trabajo, catedrático de la Universidad.


Madrid (España)  Obs.:  Estudiante.

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Zamora in 1852-04-25

Lugar de Defunción:

Oviedo (Asturias, España) in 1901-07-13


SubjectsTitle of NobilitySubjects:

Alas, señores de las

Related Authorities

Family relationships :

Coll Alas, César (1908-1958)  - Collateral

Coll Alas, Óscar (1909-1967)  - Collateral

Coll Alas, Pilar (ca.1915-1990)  - Collateral (He/She is the uncle/aunt of; Es sobrina-nieta del escritor Alas Clarín.)

Alas Argüelles, Adolfo (1887-?)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

Alas Argüelles, Leopoldo (1883-1937)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

See successors

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

Associative relations :

Institución Libre de Enseñanza (Madrid, España)  ( He/She is a member of )

Pérez Galdós, Benito (1843-1920)

Universidad Central (Madrid, España)  ( He/She is a member of; Estudiante de Filosofía y Letras. Estudiante de doctorado en Derecho. )

Universidad de Oviedo (Asturias, España)  ( He/She is a member of; Estudiante de la licenciatura en Derecho. Catedrático de Prolegómenos, Historia y Elementos de Derecho Romano; y Elementos de Derecho Natural. )

Universidad de Zaragoza (España)  ( He/She is a member of; Catedrático de Elementos de Economía Política y Estadística. )

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