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Xose Manuel Beiras

  Xose Manuel Beiras was born on the 7th of April 1936 in Santiago De Compostela, Galicia.  He was popularly known as Xose Manuel Madeira or simply Madeira.  He was a well known Galician writer, intellectual, economist and politician.   … Continue reading

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Anton Alonso Rios

Anton Alonso Rios (1887- 1980) was also known as Hippolytus Anton Alonso Rios and or Hipolito Antonio Alonso Rios.  He was a politician, writer and a teacher.  He leads the Spanish Agrarian Trend and Chaired the Council of Galicia after … Continue reading

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Alfonso Daniel Rodriguez Castelao

Alfonso Daniel Rodriguez Castelao (1886-1950) uses the pseudonym Castelao, was an illustrious Galician writer and promoter of the Galician language.  He was considered as the main symbol of the Galician nationalism.  He was also a writer, painter, caricaturist, and politician.  … Continue reading

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