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Historical Spaniards

Many people throughout history define it by their actions, beliefs, and works. Can you name 18 historical people from Spain?
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Last updated: April 21, 2021
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This Queen of Castile had formed spain through marriage
Isabella I
The King of Aragon had married the above
Ferdinand II
Man who lead the Nationalist forces and became the Caudillo of Spain
Francisco Franco
Famous sculptor and painter of "Guernica" and "Les Demoiselles d'Avignon"
Pablo Picasso
Explorer and conquistador that led the conquest of the Aztecs
Hernán Cortés
King who moved the country back into a Democracy
Juan Carlos I
Painter of "The Persistence of Memory"
Salvador Dali
Author of "Don Quixote"
Miguel de Cervantes
Painter known for his movements in Romanticism
Francisco Goya
Castilian knight who reclaimed the city of Valencia from the Moors
El Cid
King of Spain, Portugal, Naples, Sicily, Duke of Milan and Lord of the Netherlands
Philip II
Chief architect of La Sagrada Familia
Antoni Gaudí
Considered the "Father of Modern Neuroscience"
Santiago Ramón y Cajal
Undefeated admiral of the Spanish Armada
Álvaro de Bazán
Baroque painter who created "Las Meninas"
Diego Velazquez
Poet and playwright who was most likely killed by Nationalist forces in the Spanish Civil War
Federico García Lorca
Biochemist who won the Nobel Peace Prize in Medicine
Severo Ochoa
Conquistador known for his conquests in Peru
Francisco Pizarro
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