Person - Fernández Prida, Joaquín (1863-1942)

Fernández Prida, Joaquín (1863-1942)




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Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Oviedo (Asturias, España)  1863-03-31 - 1942-10-29


Spanish minister, senator and Law professor. He was the son of Francisco Fernández Cardín (professor and vice rector of the Literary University of Oviedo) and Petra de la Prida y Peláez. He got married to Carmen García-Mendoza y Pérez.

He started his academic training with the baccalaureate on Jurisprudence at the Institute of Oviedo. He was awarded a degree on Civil and Canonical Law by the University of Oviedo and the doctorate by the Universidad Central in Madrid.

He started his academic career being a substitute professor. He was in charge of the chair of Natural Law Principles and he was appointed professor of Public and Private International Law by the University of Seville. He was transferred to the University of Santiago, Valladolid and Madrid.

He also carried out the following activities:

Senator representing the University of Madrid.

Scholar of the Royal Academy of Moral and Political Sciences, and the Royal Academy of Jurisprudence and Legislation.

Minister of Grace and Justice, Minister of Government, Minister of the Marine and Minister of the State.

Member of the International Law Association and the International Law Institution.

Close friend of Adolfo González Posada y Biesca.


Profession (carried on by):

Catedráticos de Derecho in  Spain between 1886-07-02 and 1933-03-31 Obs.:  Universidad de Sevilla, Santiago, Valladolid y Madrid.

Profession (carried on by):

Legislators in  Spain between 1904 and 1918 Obs.:  Senador en representación de la Universidad de Valladolid.

Cabinet officers in  Spain between 1917 and 1922 Obs.:  Ministro de Gracia y Justicia; Gobernación; Marina; y Estado.



Madrid (España) in 1882 Obs.:  Estudiante. Trabajo, catedrático de la Universidad. Muerte.


Oviedo (Asturias, España) in 1878 Obs.:  Estudiante, Trabajo, profesor de la Universidad.


Sevilla (España) between 1886-07-02 and 1893-10-16 Obs.:  Trabajo, catedrático de la Universidad.


Santiago de Compostela (A Coruña, España) between 1893-10-16 and 1894-01-31 Obs.:  Trabajo, catedrático de la Universidad.

Place of arrival:

Cabezón de la Sal (Cantabria, España) in 1936 Obs.:  Refugiado durante la Guerra Civil de 1936


Teverga (Asturias, España) in 1903-07-01 Obs.:  Vacaciones

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Oviedo (Asturias, España) in 1863-03-31

Lugar de Defunci¿n:

Madrid (España) in 1942-10-29

Related Authorities

Family relationships :

Fernández Cardin, Francisco (1811-1882)  - Descendant (He/She is the son/daughter of)

See ancestors

Galvañ Escutia, Juan (1907-2005)  ( He/She is the tutor/teacher/boss of; En la Univsesidad Central de Madrid es alumno de Joaquín Fernández Prida. )

Associative relations :

Posada, Adolfo (1860-1944)  ( He/She is friend with )

Universidad Central. Facultad de Derecho (Madrid, España)  ( He/She is a member of; Estudiante de doctorado. Catedrático. )

Universidad de Oviedo (Asturias, España)  ( He/She is a member of; Estidiante de la licenciatura en Derecho Civil y Canónico. Profesor. )

Universidad de Santiago de Compostela (A Coruña, España)  ( He/She is a member of; Catedrático. )

Universidad de Sevilla (España)  ( He/She is a member of; Catedrático de Derecho Internacional Público y Privado. )

Universidad de Valladolid (España)  ( He/She is a member of; Catedrático. )

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Biblioteca Nacional de Espa¿a


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