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Famous Politicians from Spain

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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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You can click on the names of these renowned politicians of Spain in order to get more information about each one.
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Abel Matutes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Age: 78

Birthplace: Ibiza, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Abel Matutes y Juan (born 31 October 1941) 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 ...more
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Adán Martí... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Adán Martín Menis Dec. at 67 (1943-2010)

Birthplace: Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Adán Martín Menis (19 October 1943 – 10 October 2010) was president of the Canary Islands (Spain) from July 2003 until 2007. Menis was born in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. He was an ...more
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Adelardo López de... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Dec. at 51 (1828-1879)

Birthplace: Seville, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Adelardo López de Ayala y Herrera (1828–1879), Spanish writer and politician.
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Adolfo Suárez, 1s... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Dec. at 82 (1932-2014)

Birthplace: Cebreros, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Adolfo Suárez González, 1st Duke of Suárez (Spanish pronunciation: [aˈðolfo ˈswaɾeθ]; 25 September 1932 – 23 March 2014) was a Spanish lawyer and politician. ...more
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Agustí Cerd&agrav... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Agustí Cerdà i Argent Age: 54

Nationality: Spain

Agustí Cerdà i Argent (born 8 December 1965 in Canals, Valencia) is a Spanish politician, president of the minority Catalan nationalist party Republican Left of the Valencian ...more
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Agustí Chalaux i ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Agustí Chalaux i de Subirà Dec. at 95 (1911-2006)

Nationality: Spain

Agustí Chalaux i de Subirà (Sant Genís dels Agudells, 1911, Barcelona 2006), was a Spanish thinker, who designed a political, economic and social model meant to reduce as ...more
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Agustín Argü... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Agustín Argüelles Dec. at 68 (1776-1844)

Nationality: Spain

Agustín Argüelles (Ribadesella, Asturias, August 18, 1776 - Madrid, March 26, 1844) was a Spanish liberal politician.
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Agustín Dí... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Agustín Díaz de Mera García Consuegra Age: 72

Nationality: Spain

Agustín Díaz De Mera García Consuegra (born 27 September 1947 in Daimiel (Ciudad Real)) is a Spanish politician who served as a Member of the European Parliament with the ...more
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Agustín Muñ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Dec. at 74 (1896-1970)

Birthplace: Madrid, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Agustín Muñoz Grandes (27 January 1896 – 11 July 1970) was a Spanish general, and politician, vice-president of the Spanish Government and minister with Francisco Franco several ...more
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Alberto Fabra is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alberto Fabra Age: 51

Birthplace: Valencian Community, Spain

Nationality: Spain

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 Núñ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Age: 58

Birthplace: Ourense, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Alberto Núñez Feijóo (Spanish pronunciation: [alˈβeɾto ˈnuɲeθ feiˈxoo]; Galician pronunciation: [aːlˈβeɾtʊ ˈnuɲeθ fejˈʃoʊ]) born 10 September 1961 in Ourense, Spain) is the ...more
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Alberto Ruiz-Gallard&oac... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Age: 61

Birthplace: Madrid, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Alberto Ruiz-Gallardón Jiménez (born 11 December 1958) is a Spanish politician and former Minister of Justice. He was mayor of Madrid between 2003 and 2011. A stalwart of the ...more
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Alejandro Alonso N&uacut... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alejandro Alonso Núñez Age: 68

Nationality: Spain

Alejandro Alonso Núñez (born 20 August 1951 in Valdepeñas, Spain) is a Spanish politician. Married with two daughters, Alonso Núñez is a qualified ...more
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Alejandro Cao de Ben&oac... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alejandro Cao de Benós de Les y Pérez Age: 45

Birthplace: Tarragona, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Alejandro Cao de Benós de Les y Pérez (born 1974) is a Spanish-North Korean political activist with close relations with North Korea. He is a Special Representative of the Foreign ...more
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Alejandro Lerroux is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alejandro Lerroux Dec. at 85 (1864-1949)

Birthplace: Spain

Nationality: Spain

Alejandro Lerroux García (La Rambla, Córdoba, 4 March 1864 – Madrid, 25 June 1949) was a Spanish politician who was the leader of the Radical Republican Party. He served as Prime ...more
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Alejandro O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Dec. at 72 (1722-1794)

Birthplace: Dublin, Republic of Ireland

Nationality: Spain

Alejandro O'Reilly, 1st Count of O'Reilly, KOA (Spanish pronunciation: [aleˈxandro oɾeiˈʎi]; October 24, 1723 in Baltrasna, Co. Meath, Ireland – March 23, 1794 in Bonete, Spain), English: ...more
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Alexandre Deulofeu is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alexandre Deulofeu Dec. at 75 (1903-1978)

Nationality: Spain

Alexandre Deulofeu Torres (20 September 1903, in L'Armentera – 27 December 1978, in Figueres) was a Catalan politician and philosopher of history. He wrote about what he called the Mathematics ...more
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Alfonso de Valdés... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alfonso de Valdés

Birthplace: Cuenca, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Alfonso de Valdés (Spanish pronunciation: [alˈfonso ðe βalˈdes]; c. 1490 – October 1532) was a Spanish humanist, who worked at the chancellery of the Emperor Charles V. He was the ...more
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Alfredo Pérez Rub... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Age: 68

Birthplace: Cantabria, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Alfredo Pérez Rubalcaba (Spanish pronunciation: [alˈfɾeðo ˈpeɾeð ruβalˈkaβa]; 28 July 1951 – 10 May 2019) was a Spanish statesman, politician and chemist who served as Deputy ...more
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Alicia Sánchez-Ca... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alicia Sánchez-Camacho Age: 53

Birthplace: Blanes, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Alicia Sánchez-Camacho Pérez (born 22 April 1966) is a Spanish lawyer and politician. She has served as the President of the People's Party in Catalonia since 6 July ...more
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Alonso de Sotomayor is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Alonso de Sotomayor Dec. at 65 (1545-1610)

Birthplace: Trujillo, Cáceres, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Alonso de Sotomayor y Valmediano (Spanish pronunciation: [aˈlonso ðe sotomaˈʝoɾ]; 1545–1610) was a Spanish conquistador from Extremadura, and a Royal Governor of Chile.
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Álvaro de Figuero... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Álvaro de Figueroa, 1st Count of Romanones Dec. at 87 (1863-1950)

Birthplace: Madrid, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Álvaro de Figueroa y Torres-Sotomayor, 1st Count of Romanones (9 August 1863 – 11 October 1950) was a Spanish politician. He was the Prime Minister of Spain three times between 1912 and ...more
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Álvaro Gil-Robles... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Álvaro Gil-Robles Age: 75

Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal

Nationality: Spain

Álvaro Gil-Robles y Gil-Delgado (born 9 September 1944 in Lisbon, Portugal) is a Spanish jurist and human rights activist. He was the 2nd Spanish Ombudsman between 1988 and 1993 and also ...more
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Ana Botella is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Ana Botella Age: 65

Birthplace: Madrid, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Ana Botella Serrano (born in 1953) is a Spanish politician belonging to the People's Party and the first female Mayor of Madrid, from December 2011 to June 2015.
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Ana de Mendoza, Princess... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Politicians from Spain
Ana de Mendoza, Princess of Eboli Dec. at 52 (1540-1592)

Birthplace: Cifuentes, Guadalajara, Spain

Nationality: Spain

Ana de Mendoza de la Cerda y de Silva Cifuentes, Princess of Eboli, Duchess of Pastrana, (in full, Spanish: Doña Ana de Mendoza y de la Cerda), (29 June 1540 – 2 February 1592) was a ...more