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List of famous politicians from Spain, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of popular Spanish politicians includes members of the government who are either active or inactive, some of who might even now be dead. These are some of the most well-known Spanish politicians of all time, so if you're a native of Spain and want to work for your country then these are the people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular politician from Spain, then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

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Abel Matutes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
age 77
Abel Matutes y Juan is a Spanish politician who served as Spain's Minister of Foreign Affairs from 6 May 1996 to 2000. Matutes was born in Ibiza on 31 October 1941 and his early political life ...more

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Adán Martín Menis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Adán Martín Menis Died at 67 (1943-2010)
Adán Martín Menis was president of the Canary Islands from July 2003 until 2007. Menis was born in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. He was an industrial engineer and represented the ...more

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Adelardo López de Ayala y Herr... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Died at 51 (1828-1879)
Adelardo López de Ayala y Herrera, Spanish writer and politician.

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Adolfo Suárez, 1st Duke of Suá... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Died at 82 (1932-2014)
Adolfo Suárez González, 1st Duke of Suárez, Grandee of Spain, KOGF OCIII was a Spanish lawyer and politician. Suárez was Spain's first democratically elected prime ...more

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Agustí Cerdà i Argent is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Agustí Cerdà i Argent age 53
Agustí Cerdà i Argent is a Spanish politician, president of the minority Catalan nationalist party Republican Left of the Valencian Country since its foundation in September of ...more

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Agustí Chalaux i de Subirà is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Agustí Chalaux i de Subirà Died at 95 (1911-2006)
Agustí Chalaux i de Subirà, was a Catalan thinker, who designed a political, economic and social model meant to reduce as much as possible the misuse of power, extreme poverty and

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Agustín Argüelles is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Agustín Argüelles Died at 68 (1776-1844)
Agustín Argüelles was a Spanish liberal politician. He studied Law at the University of Oviedo and worked as secretary of the bishop of Barcelona. In 1809 he was appointed secretary ...more

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Agustín Díaz de Mera García Co... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Agustín Díaz de Mera García Consuegra age 71
Agustín Díaz De Mera García Consuegra is a Spanish politician and Member of the European Parliament with the People's Party, part of the European People's Party and sits on ...more

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Agustín Muñoz Grandes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Died at 74 (1896-1970)
Agustín Muñoz Grandes was a Spanish general, and politician, vice-president of the Spanish Government and minister with Francisco Franco several times; also known as the commander ...more

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Alberto Fabra is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alberto Fabra age 51
Alberto Fabra Part is a Spanish politician who belongs to the People's Party. He is the fifth President of the Generalitat Valenciana since devolution was granted in 1982.

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Alberto Núñez Feijóo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
age 57
Alberto Núñez Feijóo is the 5th and current President of the Xunta of Galicia. Núñez Feijóo became president in April 2009 following the regional ...more

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Alberto Ruiz-Gallardón is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
age 60
Alberto Ruiz-Gallardón Jiménez is a Spanish politician and minister of justice. He was mayor of Madrid between 2003 and 2011. A stalwart of the conservative People's Party, he has ...more

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Alejandro Alonso Núñez is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alejandro Alonso Núñez age 67
Alejandro Alonso Núñez is a Spanish politician. Married, with two daughters, Alonso Núñez is a qualified veterinarian. He was a Government official of the Cuerpo ...more

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Alejandro Cao de Benós de Les ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alejandro Cao de Benós de Les y Pérez age 44
Alejandro Cao de Benós de Les y Pérez is the Special Delegate of North Korea's Committee for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries and president of the Korean Friendship ...more

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Alejandro Lerroux is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alejandro Lerroux Died at 85 (1864-1949)
Alejandro Lerroux y García was a Spanish politician who was the leader of the Radical Republican Party during the Second Spanish Republic. He served as Prime Minister of Spain three times ...more

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Alejandro O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Died at 72 (1722-1794)
Marshal Alejandro, Conde de O'Reilly, was an Irish-born military reformer and Inspector-General of Infantry for the Spanish Empire in the second half of the 18th century. O'Reilly served as the ...more

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Alexandre Deulofeu is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alexandre Deulofeu Died at 75 (1903-1978)
Alexandre Deulofeu Torres was a Catalan politician and philosopher of history. He wrote about what he called the Mathematics of History, a cyclical theory on the evolution of civilizations.

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Alfonso de Valdés is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alfonso de Valdés
Alfonso de Valdés was Spanish humanist, who became chancellor of the Emperor Charles V. He was the twin brother of Juan de Valdés. Alfonso de Valdés was born c. 1490 in ...more

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Alfredo Pérez Rubalcaba is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
age 67
Alfredo Pérez Rubalcaba is a Spanish politician who was General Secretary of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party from 2012 to 2014. He served in the government of Spain as Minister of ...more

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Alicia Sánchez-Camacho is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alicia Sánchez-Camacho age 52
Alicia Sánchez-Camacho Pérez is a Spanish lawyer and politician. She has served as the President of the People's Party in Catalonia since 6 July 2008. Sánchez-Camacho was ...more

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Alonso de Sotomayor is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alonso de Sotomayor Died at 65 (1545-1610)
Alonso de Sotomayor y Valmediano was a Spanish conquistador from Extremadura, and a Royal Governor of Chile.

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Álvaro de Figueroa, 1st Count ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Álvaro de Figueroa, 1st Count of Romanones Died at 87 (1863-1950)
Don Álvaro de Figueroa y Torres-Sotomayor, 1st Count of Romanones, Grandee of Spain was a Spanish politician. He was the Prime Minister of Spain three times between 1912 and 1918, ...more

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Álvaro Gil-Robles is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Álvaro Gil-Robles age 74
Álvaro Gil-Robles y Gil-Delgado is a Spanish jurist and human rights activist. He was Commissioner for Human Rights of Council of Europe from 15 October 1999 to 31 March 2006. He was the ...more

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Ana Botella is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Ana Botella age 64
Ana Botella Serrano is a Spanish politician belonging to the Spanish People's Party and Mayor of Madrid since December 2011.

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Ana de Mendoza, Princess of Eb... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Ana de Mendoza, Princess of Eboli Died at 52 (1540-1592)
Ana de Mendoza y de la Cerda, Princess of Eboli, Duchess of Pastrana, was a Spanish aristocrat, suo jure 2nd Princess of Mélito, 2nd Duchess of Francavilla and 3rd Countess of Aliano.