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Rafael Angel Calderon Guardia

Calderon was born on 10 March 1900 in San Jose. In his youth, Calderon studied in Costa Rica, France and Belgium, where he married Yvonne Clays Spoelders, who was later the first female diplomat of Costa Rica. After finishing his studies, Caldero ...

                                               

Armando Calderon Sol

Armando Calderon Sol was a Salvadorian politician. He served as President of El Salvador from June 1, 1994 to June 1, 1999, representing the Nationalist Republican Alliance. Calderon Sol died on 9 October 2017 of lung cancer at a Houston, Texas h ...

                                               

Fiona Caldicott

Dame Fiona Caldicott, was a British psychiatrist and psychotherapist. She also was Principal of Somerville College, Oxford. She was the National Data Guardian for Health and Social Care in England until her death. Caldicott died on 15 February 20 ...

                                               

Erskine Caldwell

Erskine Caldwell was an American writer. He wrote about poverty, racism and social problems in the Southern United States. He did this in novels such as Tobacco Road and Gods Little Acre. This work was praised by critics. It also made him controv ...

                                               

Renzo Calegari

Renzo Calegari was an Italian comics artist. He was born in Genoa, Italy. His best known work was the long lasting comic book series Storia del West, which run from 1967 until 1980, and for which he illustrated many stories. Calegari died on 5 No ...

                                               

James Callaghan

Leonard James Jim Callaghan, Baron Callaghan of Cardiff, was a British Labour politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1976 to 1979. Born in the 1910s, Callaghan was an old-style socialist, lacking any higher education, ...

                                               

Jose Maria Calleja

Jose Maria Fernandez Calleja was a Spanish journalist, political prisoner and anti-ETA activist. He was born in Leon, Spain. He worked for CNN+ from 1999 to 2010. He was a professor of journalist at Charles III University of Madrid. From 1973 to ...

                                               

Rafael Leonardo Callejas Romero

Rafael Leonardo Callejas Romero was a Honduran politician. He served as the President of Honduras from January 1990 to January 1994. He was a member of the National Party of Honduras. He was born in Tegucigalpa. Callejas was diagnosed with acute ...

                                               

Pope Callixtus II

Calixtus II, born Guy de Burgundy, the fourth son of William I, Count of Burgundy, was elected Pope on 1 February 1119 after the death of Pope Gelasius II. His pontificate was shaped by the Investiture Controversy, which he was able to settle thr ...

                                               

Pope Callixtus III

Pope Callixtus III, born Alfonso de Borja, was an Spanish official of the Roman Catholic Church and the 210th Pope from April 8, 1455 until his death.

                                               

Pope Callixtus I

Pope Saint Callixtus I or Callistus I was the sixteenth Pope, the official title is the Bishop of Rome of the Catholic Church, during the reigns of the Roman Emperors Elagabalus and Alexander Severus. He is considered a saint of the Roman Catholi ...

                                               

Maurizio Calvesi (art historian)

Maurizio Calvesi was an Italian art critic, historian and essayist. He was born in Rome. He was a professor at the Sapienza University of Rome. He was also a member of Accademia dei Lincei. He wrote about art history during the Renaissance and Ba ...

                                               

Blas Calzada Terrados

Blas Calzada Terrados, was a Spanish economist. He was born in Valladolid, Spain. He served as Chairman of Instituto Nacional de Estadistica from 1977 through 1979. He later served as President of Comision Nacional del Mercado de Valores from 200 ...

                                               

Blas Camacho

Blas Camacho Zancada was a Spanish politician. He was born in Tomelloso, Sweden. He was a Deputy from 1977 to 1982 and 1986 to 1993. He was a member of the Peoples Party. Camacho died of COVID-19 in Madrid on 27 January 2021 during the COVID-19 p ...

                                               

Tomas Aguon Camacho

Tomas Aguon Camacho was a Northern Mariana Islander religious figure. He was the first Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Chalan Kanoa in the Northern Mariana Islands. He served as bishop from 1984 until his retirement in 2010. He was born i ...

                                               

Arturo Rojas de la Camara

Arturo Rojas de la Camara was a Spanish childrens cartoonist. He worked for the Spanish newspaper Editorial Valenciana for a long time. Camara was born on 22 December 1930 in Paterna, Spain and died on 8 January 2019 in Valencia, Spain at the age ...

                                               

Eugene Camara

Eugene Camara was a Guinean politician. He was briefly Prime Minister of Guinea in February 2007. Camara was born in Nzerekore, Guinea. Camara was appointed as Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research on 17 November 1997. He was named ...

                                               

Hebe Camargo

                                               

Candido Camero

Candido de Guerra Camero, also known simply as Candido, was a Cuban conga and bongo player. He also played the tres, drums, and acoustic bass. He was the first player to create techniques to play multiple conga drums. Camero died on November 7, 2 ...

                                               

Silver Donald Cameron

Silver Donald Cameron was a Canadian journalist, author, playwright and university teacher. He was born in Toronto. His writing focuses on social justice, nature and the environment. His 15 books of non-fiction deal with everything from history a ...

                                               

Andrea Camilleri

Andrea Calogero Camilleri was an Italian novelist and television writer. He was born in Porto Empedocle, Italy. He was known for writing the Inspector Montalbano crime novel series. He also wrote the television series Le inchieste del commissario ...

                                               

Augusto Caminito

Augusto Caminito was an Italian movie director, screenwriter, and producer. He was born in Naples. As a director, he was known for his works Grandi cacciatori and Vampire in Venice. He produced Ne parliamo Lunedì. He also wrote the screenplay for ...

                                               

Bessie Camm

Bessie Camm or Bessie Kemm, age 113 years, 325 days, was a British supercentenarian and the oldest living resident of the UK, after the death of Gladys Hooper on 9 July 2016 until her death in 11 May 2018. Camm was born in Swaledale, North Yorksh ...

                                               

Salvatore Cammarano

Salvatore Cammarano was an Italian librettist and playwright. He is probably best known for writing the text of Lucia di Lammermoor for Gaetano Donizetti. He was born and died in Naples. For Donizetti he also wrote Lassedio di Calais 1836, Belisa ...

                                               

Carmen Campagne

Carmen Campagne was a Canadian singer and childrens entertainer. She, along with Connie Kaldor, received a Juno Award at the 1989 in the category Best Childrens Album for Lullaby Berceuse. She was born in Willow Bunch, Saskatchewan. In 2013, she ...

                                               

Eamonn Campbell

Eamonn Campbell was an Irish musician. He was known for being a member of The Dubliners from 1987 until his death in 2017. He was born in Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland. Campbell was known as a guitarist and has a rough voice similar to the late ...

                                               

Federico Campbell

Federico Campbell was a Mexican author, reporter and journalist. Born in Tijuana he gained success after moving to Mexico City.

                                               

Ron Campbell (animator)

Ron Campbell was an Australian animator, director, and producer. Campbell was best known for his work on the 1960s The Beatles television series and Yellow Submarine. Campbell was born in Seymour, Victoria. His career lasted from 1958 to 2008. Ca ...

                                               

William Wilfred Campbell

William Wilfred Campbell was a Canadian poet. He is one of the Confederation Poets, a group of poets born during Canadas Confederation. By the end of the 19th century, he was thought as the "unofficial poet laureate of Canada."

                                               

Henry Campbell-Bannerman

Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman GCB was a Scottish- born British Liberal statesman. He served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 5 December 1905 until resigning because of bad health on 3 April 1908. Campbell-Bannerman was born in Glasgow, ...

                                               

Silvano Campeggi

Silvano "Nano" Campeggi was an Italian artist. He designed and produced the artwork for the posters of many classic Hollywood movies. He was born in Florence, Italy. Campeggi was known for his poster designs for Casablanca, Singin in the Rain, an ...

                                               

Robert Campin

Robert Campin was a famous Flemish painter. He is also known as The Master of Flemalle. He painted altarpieces and portraits. Campin was a very successful painter. He made a lot of money and owned several houses in Tournai. For thirty years he wa ...

                                               

Hector Jose Campora

Hector Jose Campora was an Argentine dentist and Peronist politician. He was a major figure of left-wing Peronism Campora. He was the 38th President of Argentina from 25 May until 13 July 1973. After the March 1976 coup detat, Campora sought refu ...

                                               

Eduardo Campos

Eduardo Henrique Accioly Campos was a Brazilian economist and politician. He was the Leader of the Brazilian Socialist Party – Partido Socialista Brasileiro. In April 2014, Eduardo Campos announced his name for the Brazilian Presidential election ...

                                               

Frederico Campos

Frederico Carlos Soares Campos was a Brazilian politician. He twice was Mayor of Cuiaba from 1966 until 1969 and again from 1989 to 1992. He also was the 45th Governor of Mato Grosso from 1979 until 1983. Campos was a member of the Liberal Front ...

                                               

Purita Campos

Purificacion Purita Campos Sanchez was a Spanish cartoonist, illustrator and painter. She was born in Barcelona. She worked for the Bruguera publishing house with the character of Lily. Campos began working in 1971 for English magazines. Beginnin ...

                                               

Concha Garcia Campoy

Concepcion Garcia Campoy, also known as Concha Garcia Campoy ; was a Spanish radio and television journalist and personality. Campoy was born on 28 October 1958 in Terrassa, Catalonia, Spain. She was raised in Ibiza, Spain. Campoy was divorced tw ...

                                               

Matilde Camus

Coral montesino "Chorale of Monte", 1983. Vuelo de estrellas "Stars flight", 1969. Cancionero de Liebana "Collection of verse of Liebana", 1977. Corcel en el tiempo "Steed of the time", 1979. Sin teclado de fiebre "Without a fever keyboard", 1986 ...

                                               

Canaletto

Giovanni Antonio Canal was an Italian painter from Venice. Today, he is mostly remembered for his landscape paintings. Some of these landscape paintings which resemble the views found on modern-day postcards are known as Vedutes today. He was als ...

                                               

Antonio Candido

Antonio Candido de Mello e Souza was a Brazilian writer, professor, sociologist and literary critic. As a critic of Brazilian literature, he was thought as having been one of the foremost scholars on the subject by Brazilian universities. He was ...

                                               

Luigi Canepa

Luigi Canepa was an Italian opera composer. He is best known for his 1879 opera, Riccardo III. He was born and died in Sassari, Sardinia.

                                               

Julio Canessa

Lieutenant General Julio Canessa Roberts was a Chilean military and political figure. He was a member of the Government Junta that ruled Chile from 1973 to 1990, representing the Army. He was also a designated Senator between 1998 and 2006.

                                               

Elias Canetti

Elias Canetti was an Bulgarian-Swiss Jewish author who wrote Crowds and Power. A mountain in Antarctica is named for him.

                                               

Bruno Canfora

Bruno Canfora was an Italian composer, conductor, and music arranger. He was born in Milan. He also composed songs for Rita Pavone, Ornella Vanoni, Shirley Bassey, and the Kessler Twins. His best known movie composition works are The Man Who Wagg ...

                                               

George Canning

Stratford Canning was a Whig and would introduce his nephew in the 1780s to prominent Whigs such as Charles James Fox, Edmund Burke, and Richard Brinsley Sheridan. George Cannings friendship with Sheridan would last for the remainder of Sheridans ...

                                               

Charles Cannon

Charles-Arthur Dumoulin Cannon was a Liberal party member of the Canadian House of Commons. He was a lawyer by career. He was first elected at the Iles-de-la-Madeleine riding in the 1949 general election. Cannon was re-elected for multiple terms ...

                                               

Ricardo Obregon Cano

Ricardo Obregon Cano was an Argentine Justicialist Party politician. He was born in Rio Cuarto, Cordoba. He was Governor of Cordoba from May 25, 1973, to February 28, 1974.

                                               

Cao Xueqin

Cao Xueqin, was a Chinese writer during the Qing Dynasty. The most famous work by Cao Xueqin is the Dream of the Red Chamber, which is thought to be a great novel in Chinese literature. There are very little details known about his life. He came ...

                                               

Cao Chunan

Cao Chunan was a Chinese scientist. His works focused in corrosion and electrochemistry. He was a member of the Jiusan Society. In 1991, he became a member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Cao was born in Changshu County, Jiangsu. Cao died on ...

                                               

Van Cao

Van Cao was a famous Vietnamese composer. He wrote the Vietnamese national anthem, Tiến Quan Ca ". He, along with Pham Duy and Trinh Cong Son, is widely considered one of the three most important people in modern Vietnamese music.

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