Famous people of madrid

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<ul><li> 1. Famous people of Madrid<br />By Diego Surez<br /></li> <li> 2. La Latina<br />She was born in 1465.<br />She teached to the Queen Isabel.<br />Queen gave her 50,000 maravedes for her wedding.<br />She founded a convent.<br /></li> <li> 3. Manuela Malasaa<br />She was born in 1790.<br />She was a teenager when she died.<br />There are two stories.<br />At 18 years old a bullet killed her.<br />She was executed by French army.<br /></li> <li> 4. Doctor Esquerdo<br />He was born in 1842.<br />He studied medicine and surgery in Madrid.<br />He treated to patients like normal people.<br />The rest of doctors treated patients like prisioners.<br />He led some left-wing political party.<br /></li> <li> 5. Mesonero Romanos<br />He was born at the beginning of nineteenth century.<br />He wrote articles in a newspaper.<br />He wrote with the name Curious speaker<br />He wrote a lot of books about Madrid.<br /> He was one of the Madrids best writters.<br /></li> <li> 6. Francisco Cabarrs<br />He was born in Bayona (France).<br />He worked in a friends store of his family.<br />He married with his bosss daughter.<br />They worked in her grandfathers store.<br />He founded the bank of Spain.<br /></li> <li> 7. San Isidro Labrador<br />He was born in 1082.<br />He married St Mara de la Cabeza.<br />He was a shepherd and farmer.<br />Empress Isabel built a church where he worked.<br />He died on 30stNovember 1172.(party of Madrid)<br /></li> <li> 8. Ruy Gonzlez de Clavijo<br />He was an important traveler.<br />He traveled to Mongolia to create an embassy.<br />He left of Cadiz on 23st March 1403.<br />He arrived in Mongolia on 8st September 1404<br />Mongolias king died when he returned to Spain.<br /></li> <li> 9. Eloy Gonzalo<br />1st December 1868 he was abandoned.<br />A police man and his wife adopted him.<br />At 21 years old he was in the army for 12 years.<br />He was arrested and he decided go to fight in the Spanish American war.<br />A house of rebels was burnt by him.<br /></li> <li> 10. END<br />Information taken from www.historiademadrid.com<br />Images taken from www.google.com<br /></li> </ul>