Royal Spanish Academy

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Juan López Pacheco, Duke Of Escalona
... Member of the Royal Spanish Academy since 10th June 1738, aged 22, becoming the 4th Director of the Royal Spanish Academy in 1746 ... Lieutenant General of the Spanish Royal Army, member of the Order of Santiago with several titles of Marquis and Count ... Preceded by Andrés Fernández Pacheco Director of Royal Spanish Academy 1746-1751 Succeeded by Spanish nobility Preceded by Diego López Pacheco Lord of Garganta la Olla 1732-1751 Succeeded by ...
Gabriel Álvarez De Toledo
... (15 March 1662 - 17 January 1714) was the Royal Librarian of King Felipe V of Spain ... Don Gabriel was born in Seville, and was a founder Member of the Royal Spanish Academy in 1713, Secretary of the King of Spain and a Knight of the Military Order of Alcantara ... To study the first Royal Librarians (mainly Jesuits, and Royal Confessors) and the effective day-to-day Royal Library Directors it is worth mentioning them for researching the purchases and ...
Miguel Delibes - Biography - Literary Apogee
1, 1973, Miguel Delibes was elected to the Royal Spanish Academy, occupying chair "e", vacant after the death of Julio Guillén ... Finally, on May 25, 1975 he delivered his inaugural address to the Royal Spanish Academy ... of the Generation of '27 and then president of the Royal Spanish Academy handed the academic medal to Miguel Delibes His induction speech which dealt with The meaning of ...

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