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Person - Arana de la Hidalga, Juan (1849-?)

Arana de la Hidalga, Juan (1849-?)




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Arana de la Hidalga, Juan (1849-?)

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Barcelona (España)  1849-10-20 - desconocida


Spanish Law professor. He was the son of Fidel de Arana (judge of Barcelona’s Court of Appeal) and Vicenta de la Hidalga.

He started his academic training with the degree and doctorate in Law by the University of Barcelona. In 1885 he became Doctor in Civil Law and Canons at the Universidad Central.

From his academic career it can be highlighted that he was a supply professor of Institutions of Public Finances and Political Economy. He executed the Chair of Commercial and Criminal Law as well as the Chair of Element of Natural Law in the Faculty of Law at the University of Barcelona. In addition, he was appointed vice rector of the University of Barcelona.

He held other positions such as:

Lawyer of the honourable Bar Association of Barcelona.

Founding member of Barcelona’s Academy of Law.

Member of the Sociedad Económica Barcelonesa de Amigos del País [Economic Society of Friends of the Country in Barcelona].

Lecturer at Madrid’s academy of Jurisprudence and Legislation.

Scholar of the Royal Academy of San Fernando, scholar of Jurisprudence and Legislation in Barcelona and, scholar in Administrative Law in Barcelona.

Founder of the General Association for the Spanish Penitentiary Reform.

Deputy of the Governing Board from the honourable Bar Association of Barcelona.


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Lugar de Nacimiento:

Barcelona (España) in 1849-10-20

Related Authorities

Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando (Madrid, España)  ( He/She is a member of; Académico )

Associative relations :

Universidad Central. Facultad de Derecho (Madrid, España)  ( He/She is a member of; Estudiante de Grado de Doctor en Derecho Civil y Canónico. )


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