71 Notable alumni of
University of the Basque Country

The University of the Basque Country is 509th in the world, 175th in Europe, and 10th in Spain by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 71 notable alumni from the University of the Basque Country sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Miguel Ángel Revilla

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    Miguel Ángel Revilla
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1943-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    economistpolitician
    Biography

    Miguel Ángel Revilla Roiz is a Spanish politician, economist and bank employee serving as the 9th President of the Autonomous Community of Cantabria. Before this, Revilla has served as the 7th President between 2003 and 2011, being the person who has been the longest time in the Presidency of Cantabria. He has also served as the 5th Vice President of Cantabria from 1995 to 2003 and regional Minister of Public Works, Housing and Urbanism in the same period.

  2. Amaia Montero

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    Amaia Montero
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    singersongwriter
    Biography

    Amaia Montero Saldías is a Spanish singer and songwriter mainly known as the former vocalist of the Spanish pop-band La Oreja de Van Gogh between 1996 and 2007.

  3. Jorge Fernández Madinabeitia

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    Jorge Fernández Madinabeitia
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    presentertelevision presentermodelactor
    Biography

    Jorge Fernández Madinabeitia is a Spanish TV presenter, model, actor and basketball player from the Basque Country.

  4. Miguel Ángel Blanco

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    Miguel Ángel Blanco
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1968-1997 (aged 29)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Miguel Ángel Blanco Garrido was a local Spanish politician for the Popular Party-PP, who was kidnapped and subsequently murdered by the separatist group ETA.

  5. Patxi López

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    Patxi López
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Francisco Javier "Patxi" López Álvarez is a Spanish socialist politician serving as Member of the Congress of Deputies and chair of the Constitutional Committee.

  6. Nacho Vigalondo

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    Nacho Vigalondo
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriteractor
    Biography

    Ignacio Vigalondo Palacios, better known as Nacho Vigalondo, is a Spanish filmmaker.

  7. Julio Médem

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    Julio Médem
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriterfilm editorfilm producer
    Biography

    Julio Medem Lafont Sanjuán Mendizabal is a Spanish screenwriter and film director.

  8. Eduardo Madina

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    Eduardo Madina
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Eduardo Madina Muñoz is a Spanish socialist politician. He was the Secretary General of the Socialist Parliamentary Group in Congress between April 2009 and September 2014.

  9. Alfonso Alonso Aranegui

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    Alfonso Alonso Aranegui
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Alfonso Alonso Aranegui is a Spanish politician, member of the People's Party and Minister of Health, Social Services and Equality from 2014 to 2016.

  10. Gotzon Mantuliz

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    Gotzon Mantuliz
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Enrolled in the University of the Basque Country
    Studied nursing
    Occupations
    designermodeltelevision presenter
    Biography

    Gotzon Mantuliz Dudagoitia is a designer, model, TV commentator/presenter and winner of the 5th edition of the well known Spanish television show “El Conquistador del Fin del Mundo.” The show is broadcast on ETB2, the second television channel of Euskal Telebista (ETB), the Basque public television channel. Following his success, Dudagoitia started working as a commentator in the debate of “El Conquistador del Fin del Mundo”, called “El Conquis: La Aventura” and directed by Patxi Alonso, a Basque journalist. In 2015 he was premiered as a TV presenter with the program “Safari Wazungu”. He has also published a book called “Gotzon Mantuliz. Diario de un conquistador.”

  11. Geraldine Roman

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    Geraldine Roman
    Born in
    Philippines Flag Philippines
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    journaliststatespersonpolitician
    Biography

    Geraldine Batista Roman is a Filipina journalist and politician serving as the Representative of Bataan's 1st district since 2016. She is the first transgender person elected to the Congress of the Philippines. She was named as one of the 100 Leading Global Thinkers of 2016 by US-based Foreign Policy magazine; one of "13 Inspiring Women of 2016" list by Time magazine.

  12. Oskar Matute

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    Oskar Matute
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Oskar Matute García de Jalón is a Spanish politician and a member of the Congress of Deputies of Spain. He was previously a member of the Basque Parliament.

  13. Andoni Ortuzar

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    Andoni Ortuzar
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalist
    Biography

    Andoni Ortuzar Arruabarrena is a Spanish Basque politician and journalist, and the president of the Basque Nationalist Party.

  14. Josu Jon Imaz

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    Josu Jon Imaz
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    chemistpolitician
    Biography

    Josu Jon Imaz San Miguel is an executive and scientist from Zumarraga, Basque Autonomous Community, Spain, born in 1963. He is CEO of the oil company Repsol. Doctor in Chemical Sciences from the University of the Basque Country.

  15. Jesús Eguiguren

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    Jesús Eguiguren
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Jesús María Eguiguren Imaz is a Spanish academic, jurist, politician, and member of the Socialist Party of the Basque Country–Basque Country Left (PSE-EE). Eguiguren served as a member of the Basque Parliament from 1983 to 2012, including a tenure as the second President of the Basque Parliament from 8 January 1987 until 18 December 1990. He later became the President of the PSE-EE-PSOE political party from 2002 to 2014.

  16. Arantza Quiroga

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    Arantza Quiroga
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Arantza Quiroga Cía is a Spanish politician. She was President of the Basque Parliament between 2009 and 2012, an office commonly known in the Anglophone world by the name of "Speaker of the Parliament". Mrs. Quiroga, who has a degree in Law, is a member of the conservative People's Party (PP) and was the leader of the Basque branch of the party until she resigned in 2015.

  17. Joxe Azurmendi

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    Joxe Azurmendi
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1941-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    authorphilosopherwriterpoetuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Joxe Azurmendi Otaegi is a Basque writer, philosopher, essayist and poet. He has published numerous articles and books on ethics, politics, the philosophy of language, technique, Basque literature and philosophy in general.

  18. Borja Cobeaga

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    Borja Cobeaga
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Borja Cobeaga Eguillor is a Spanish film director and screenwriter. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film for his 2005 film, One Too Many.

  19. Antonio Díaz-Miguel

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    Antonio Díaz-Miguel
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1934-2000 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    Antonio Díaz-Miguel Sanz was a Spanish professional basketball player and coach. He studied in Madrid, and graduated from the University of Bilbao.

  20. Ramón Jáuregui

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    Ramón Jáuregui
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1948-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politiciantrade unionistminister
    Biography

    Ramón Jáuregui Atondo is a Spanish politician. A member of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party (PSOE), he served as Minister of the Presidency (2010–2011) during the Second Zapatero Government. He also was member of the European Parliament in two separate spells (2009–2010 and 2014–2019).

  21. Ramón Ibarra

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    Ramón Ibarra
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Ramón Ibarra Robles, commonly known as Ramón Ibarra in Getxo, Vizcaya, País Vasco, Spain, is a Spanish actor known for appearing in the long-running telenovela El secreto de Puente Viejo, as well as Julieta and B.

  22. Kirmen Uribe

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    Kirmen Uribe
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    writerpoetessayistplaywrighttranslator
    Biography

    Kirmen Uribe is a Basque language writer. He won the National Prize for Literature in Spain in 2009 for his first novel Bilbao-New York-Bilbao, which has been translated into over 15 languages. His poetry collection Meanwhile Take My Hand (Graywolf, 2007), translated into English by Elizabeth Macklin, was a finalist for the 2008 PEN Award for Poetry in Translation. His works have been published in The New Yorker, Open City and Little Star.

  23. Doris Benegas

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    Doris Benegas
    Born in
    Venezuela Flag Venezuela
    Years
    1951-2016 (aged 65)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Doris Benegas Haddad was a Spanish political lawyer specialising in criminal law, particularly causes related to women and left-wing politics. She was also a political leader, leading a regional branch of the communist movement in the 1970s as well as the pro-independence nationalist leftist coalition, the Castilian Left, from 2002 to her death in 2016.

  24. Enrique Urbizu

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    Enrique Urbizu
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Enrique Urbizu is a Spanish film director and screenwriter. A native of Bilbao, he was one of the few Spanish film directors who brought the film noir into the late Spanish film industry.

  25. Maialen Lujanbio

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    Maialen Lujanbio
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    bertsolariwriter
    Biography

    Maialen Lujanbio is a Basque poet and bertsolari winner. She composes her oral poetry in the Basque language and she is the only woman to ever reach her level.

  26. Cristina Iglesias

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    Cristina Iglesias
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Enrolled in the University of the Basque Country
    Studied in 1976-1978
    Occupations
    artistsculptorteacherengravergraphic artist
    Biography

    Cristina Iglesias is a Spanish installation artist and sculptor living and working in Torrelodones, Madrid. She works with many materials, including steel, water, glass, bronze, bamboo, straw. On January 20, 2016 she was awarded the Tambor del Oro in San Sebastian. Iglesias was the first Spanish woman invited to exhibit her work at the Folkestone Triennial in 2011. She is the sister of Academy Award-nominated film composer Alberto Iglesias.

  27. Nagua Alba

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    Nagua Alba
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Enrolled in the University of the Basque Country
    Studied psychology
    Occupations
    politicianpsychologist
    Biography

    Nayua Miriam Goveli Alba, best known as Nagua Alba, is a Spanish politician. She was a member of the 11th and 12th terms of the Congress of Deputies in representation of Gipuzkoa.

  28. Jorge Guerricaechevarría

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    Jorge Guerricaechevarría
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    screenwriter
    Biography

    Jorge Guerricaechevarría, also known as Guerrica, is a Spanish screenwriter.

  29. Koldo Serra

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    Koldo Serra
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Koldo Serra is a Spanish film director and screenwriter, born in Bilbao.

  30. Josu Iñaki Erkoreka

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    Josu Iñaki Erkoreka
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politicianjurist
    Biography

    Josu Erkoreka is a Spanish politician affiliated with the Basque Nationalist Party.

  31. Gorka Maneiro Labayen

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    Gorka Maneiro Labayen
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    politicianaccountant
    Biography

    Gorka Maneiro Labayen is a Spanish politician and a member of the Basque Parliament with the Union, Progress and Democracy party (UPyD).

  32. Bakartxo Tejeria

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    Bakartxo Tejeria
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Enrolled in the University of the Basque Country
    1989-1994 graduated with Licentiate degree in Law
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerjustice of the peace
    Biography

    Bakartxo Tejeria Otermin is a Basque politician serving as speaker or President of the Basque Parliament since 2012. She is the third woman to hold the position, as well as the longest serving speaker. Tejeria has been a Member of the Basque Parliament for Gipuzkoa since 2001. She is affiliated with the Basque National Party.

  33. Gladys del Estal Ferreño

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    Gladys del Estal Ferreño
    Born in
    Venezuela Flag Venezuela
    Years
    1956-1979 (aged 23)
    Occupations
    programmercomputer scientistactivist
    Biography

    Gladys del Estal Ferreño was a ecologist activist from San Sebastián, Gipuzkoa, Spain. She was killed by a bullet shot at her by the Guardia Civil during a protest in Tudela, Navarre, against the nuclear station construction program for the Basque Country, and the aircraft firing range of Bardenas. She has since become an important icon of the ecologist movement.

  34. Izaskun Bilbao Barandica

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    Izaskun Bilbao Barandica
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Izaskun Bilbao Barandica is a politician from the Basque Country, a region in Spain. She was the President of the Basque Parliament from 2005 to 2009, being the first woman to hold the position. She has been a Member of the European Parliament since 2009. She is affiliated with the Basque National Party, which belongs to the European Democratic Party, and sits in the Renew Europe group in the European Parliament.

  35. Pedro Horrillo

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    Pedro Horrillo
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    sport cyclist
    Biography

    Pedro Horrillo Muñoz is a Spanish retired racing cyclist who rode as a professional for Mapei, Quick-Step and Rabobank. He was forced to retire from professional cycling after a crash in the 2009 Giro d'Italia.

  36. Laura Mintegi

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    Laura Mintegi
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    writeruniversity teacherpolitician
    Biography

    Laura Mintegi Lakarra is a Basque author, politician and a professor at the University of the Basque Country. Although she was born in Navarre, she moved to Biscay at an early age and has lived there ever since; first in Bilbao and later in Algorta.

  37. Markel Olano

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    Markel Olano
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Markel Olano Arrese is a Basque politician, member of the Basque Nationalist Party and President of the Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa since June 6, 2007.

  38. Miren Etxezarreta

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    Miren Etxezarreta
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1936-.. (age 85)
    Occupations
    economistuniversity teacherwriter
    Biography

    Miren Etxezarreta Zubizarreta is a Spanish Basque economist and intellectual of the left who is closely linked to social movements. Since 2007 she is Professor Emeritus in Applied Economics at the Autonomous University of Barcelona.

  39. Marian Beitialarrangoitia

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    Marian Beitialarrangoitia
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalist
    Biography

    Maria Angeles Beitialarrangoitia Lizarralde is a Basque journalist and politician. She was previously a member of the Congress of Deputies of Spain and Basque Parliament, and mayor of Hernani.

  40. Joan Mari Torrealdai

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    Joan Mari Torrealdai
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1942-2020 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    journalistsociologistwriterlibrarian
    Biography

    Joan Mari Torrealdai Nabea was a Basque writer, journalist and sociologist. He was a member of Euskaltzaindia (the Royal Academy of the Basque Language). He was born in Forua, Biscay, Basque Autonomous Community, Spain.

  41. Pili Zabala

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    Pili Zabala
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    politiciandentistteacher
    Biography

    María Pilar Zabala Artano, commonly known as Pili Zabala is an odontologist, professor and Spanish politician, as well as Elkarrekin Podemos candidate for Lehendakari in the 2016 Basque parliamentary election.

  42. Carlos Martínez Gorriarán

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    Carlos Martínez Gorriarán
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    politicianwriteruniversity teacherphilosopher
    Biography

    Carlos Martínez Gorriarán is a Spanish scholar, born in San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain. After being a member of marxist and basque nationalist movements, he became one of the founding members and spokespersons of ¡Basta Ya! association and head of the Plataforma Pro from which the Union, Progress and Democracy party emerged in September 2007. In ¡Basta Ya! he was opposed to ETA, and also to the "obligatory nationalism" that he considered to be occurring in the Basque Country. He is a member of the Directing and Political counsels of the party.

  43. Aintzane Ezenarro

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    Aintzane Ezenarro
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalistsociologist
    Biography

    Aintzane Ezenarro Egurbide is a Spanish politician. She is the Aralar's spokeswoman in the Basque Parliament since 2005 Basque parliamentary election. She is also councillor of her hometown, Getaria.

  44. Hasier Arraiz

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    Hasier Arraiz
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalistteacher
    Biography

    Hasier Arraiz Barbadillo is a Spanish politician from the Basque Country. He was the first president of Sortu, and a member of the Basque Parliament.

  45. María Jesús San Segundo

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    María Jesús San Segundo
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1958-2010 (aged 52)
    Occupations
    politiciandiplomatuniversity teachereconomist
    Biography

    María Jesús San Segundo Gómez de Cadiñanos, was a Spanish economist, academic, diplomat and politician, minister of Education and Science of Spain between 2004 and 2006.

  46. Marta Macho Stadler

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    Marta Macho Stadler
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Enrolled in the University of the Basque Country
    Graduated with licentiate
    Occupations
    mathematicianuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Marta Macho Stadler is a Basque mathematician, expert in scientific divulgation. She teaches undergraduate courses on geometry and topology at the University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU and her research area is the Geometric Theory of Foliations and Noncommutative Geometry. She is editor in chief of the digital blog Mujeres con Ciencia (Women with Science) of the Scientific Culture Chair UPV/EHU and has been awarded several prizes, among others the Emakunde Equality Prize 2006.

  47. José María Sánchez Carrión

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    José María Sánchez Carrión
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    linguistsociologistwriteruniversity teacher
    Biography

    José María Sánchez Carrión is a Spanish linguist, specialised in Basque language, sociolinguistics and historical linguistics. He is an associate member of Euskaltzaindia since 1983. Despite being the best known local academic proponent of reversing language shift measures, he has never held a stable university post in the Basque Country.

  48. Carlos Ruiz Herrero

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    Carlos Ruiz Herrero
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1948-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    association football playerphysician
    Biography

    Carlos Ruiz Herrero, known simply as Carlos, is a Spanish retired footballer who played as a forward.

  49. Iñaki Arriola

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    Iñaki Arriola
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Iñaki Arriola López is a Spanish politician affiliated with the Socialist Party of the Basque Country–Basque Country Left. As of 8 September 2020, he serves in the Basque Government as Regional Minister of Territorial Planning, Housing and Transport in the Third Urkullu Government led by Iñigo Urkullu. From 28 November 2016 to 8 September 2020, he served as Regional Minister for Environment, Territorial Planning and Housing in the Second Urkullu Government. From 2009 to 2012, he served as Regional Minister of Public Works, Transport and Housing in the López Government led by Patxi López. From 1993 to 2009, he served as Mayor of Eibar.

  50. Enrique Zuazua

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    Enrique Zuazua
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Enrolled in the University of the Basque Country
    Graduated with doctorate
    Occupations
    mathematicianuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Enrique Zuazua is Chair Professor in Applied Analysis (Alexander von Humboldt Professorship) at the University of Erlangen–Nuremberg (FAU). He is also Distinguished Research Professor and the Director of the Chair of Computational Mathematics of DeustoTech Research Center of the University of Deusto in Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain and Professor of Applied Mathematics at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM).

  51. Maria J. Esteban

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    Maria J. Esteban
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    mathematician
    Biography

    Maria J. Esteban is a Basque-French mathematician. In her research she studies nonlinear partial differential equations, mainly by the use of variational methods, with applications to physics and quantum chemistry. She has also worked on fluid-structure interaction.

  52. Teresa Riera

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    Teresa Riera
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    politicianuniversity teachertrade unionist
    Biography

    Teresa Riera Madurell is a Spanish politician who served as a Member of the European Parliament from 2004 until 2014. She is a member of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party, part of the Party of European Socialists.

  53. Iñaki Antigüedad

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    Iñaki Antigüedad
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    politiciangeologistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Iñaki Antigüedad Auzmendi is a Basque geologist and politician. He is professor of hydrogeology at the University of the Basque Country, and leader of Amaiur.

  54. Mateo Aquino Febrillet

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    Mateo Aquino Febrillet
    Born in
    Dominican Republic Flag Dominican Republic
    Years
    1955-2016 (aged 61)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Mateo Aquino Febrillet, was an educator, administrator, writer and Dominican politician. He was elected Dean of the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo in 2011 and candidate for Senator of the Modern Revolutionary Party in the province of San Cristóbal, Dominican Republic in the last elections of 2016.

  55. Iñaki Goirizelaia

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    Iñaki Goirizelaia
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    university teacherresearchertelecommunications engineer
    Biography

    Iñaki Goirizelaia, PhD is a full professor of Telecommunication Engineering at the University of the Basque Country in the Department of Communication Engineering. In 1981 he began his work as a professor at the Faculty of Engineering of Bilbao. He is the former President of the University of the Basque Country (2009–2017). Previously, he was Vice-president of the Campus of Biscay of the same university (2005–2008).

  56. Nekane Balluerka

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    Nekane Balluerka
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    university teacherpsychologist
    Biography

    Miren Nekane Balluerka Lasa is the Rector of the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU). She teaches Behavioural Science Methodology at the Faculty of Psychology, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU). She has held the post of Rector of the UPV/EHU since January 2017.

  57. Maiorga Ramirez

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    Maiorga Ramirez
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Maiorga Ramirez is a Basque nationalist politician. He is a leading member of the Eusko Alkartasuna (EA) in the province of Navarre and, since 2015, one of three just EA members of the Parliament of Navarre, where the EA sits as part of the EHB left-wing nationalist coalition.

  58. Txema Portillo

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    Txema Portillo
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Enrolled in the University of the Basque Country
    In 1990 graduated with doctorate in History
    Occupations
    historianuniversity teacherwriter
    Biography

    José María "Txema" Portillo Valdés is a Spanish historian, professor of Contemporary History at the University of the Basque Country. He is an expert in the Spanish constitutional history.

  59. Iñigo Lamarca

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    Iñigo Lamarca
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    lawyeruniversity teacherwriterombudsman
    Biography

    Íñigo Lamarca Iturbe is a Spanish lawyer and served as Ararteko (Ombudsman), of the Basque Country between 2004 and 2014. He previously served as president of GEHITU, and is the first gay man to hold the office.

  60. Nélida Zaitegi

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    Nélida Zaitegi
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    professorpedagogue
    Biography

    Nélida Zaitegi de Miguel is a Spanish teacher and pedagogue. Her work focuses on promoting the construction of positive coexistence in educational institutions, as well as the prevention and action in cases of bullying among peers.

  61. Juan Ignacio Pérez Iglesias

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    1960-.. (age 61)
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    biologistuniversity teacherphysiologist
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    Juan Ignacio Pérez Iglesias, (born in 1960 Salamanca is Professor of Physiology and was rector of the University of the Basque Country from 2004 until 2008.

  62. Idoia Villanueva Ruiz

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    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Idoia Villanueva Ruiz is a Spanish politician. A member of Podemos, she serves as Member of the European Parliament integrated within the European United Left–Nordic Green Left political group since 2019. She previously was a member of the Senate of Spain from 2015 to 2019.

  63. Ricardo Cortés Lastra

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    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politiciantrade unionist
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    Ricardo Cortés Lastra, is a Spanish politician. He served as a Member of the European Parliament, representing Spain for the Spanish Socialist Workers Party from 2009 to 2014.

  64. Claudio Aranzadi

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    1946-.. (age 75)
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    economistengineerpoliticianbusinessperson
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    José Claudio Aranzadi Martínez is a Spanish engineer, businessman and politician. He served as industry minister from 1988 to 1993.

  65. Julen Bollain

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    1990-.. (age 31)
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    economistpolitician
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    Julen Bollain Urbieta is a Spanish economist, politician and researcher, specialized in unconditional basic income. He was elected to the Basque Parliament in the 2016 Basque parliamentary election as a candidate of the newly formed coalition Elkarrekin Podemos.

  66. Nerea Barjola

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    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    political scientist
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    Nerea Barjola is a Spanish social scientist and feminist activist. She is known for analysing the media coverage of the Alcàsser Case as a reaction to feminist activity in Spain in early 1990s, arguing that it responded to recent gains of the feminist movement by portraying them as inherently connected to violence against women.

  67. Josu Larrazabal

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    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    sporting director
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    Josu Larrazabal has the role Head of Performance in the Trek–Segafredo cycling team.

  68. Onésimo Díaz

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    1966-.. (age 55)
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    historianCatholic priestuniversity teacherwriter
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    Onésimo Díaz Hernández is a Spanish historian known for his publications regarding the history of Spain in the twentieth century.

  69. Luis E. Echávarri

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    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    engineer
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    Luis Echávarri is the former Director-General of the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency. He was born in 1949 in Bilbao, Spain. Mr. Echávarri has master's degrees from the Superior Technical School of Industrial Engineering of Bilbao University, and from the Faculty of Information Sciences of the Complutense University of Madrid. He is post-graduated from the Industrial Organization School of Madrid in Management, and is a Fellow of the College of Industrial Engineers of Madrid.

  70. Gotzone Sagardui Goikoetxea

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    1966-.. (age 55)
    Enrolled in the University of the Basque Country
    Graduated with licentiate in medicine
    Occupations
    politicianphysiciancivil servant
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    Gotzone Sagardui is a Spanish politician affiliated with the Basque National Party. As of 8 September 2020, she serves as Minister of Health in the Third Urkullu Government led by Iñigo Urkullu. She previously served as city councillor in Bilbao from 2017 to 2020, also serving as deputy mayor from 2019. She was a Member of the Basque Parliament from 2016 to 2017. She holds a degree in Medicine from the University of the Basque Country.

  71. Beatriz Artolazabal

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    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Beatriz Artolazabal is a Spanish politician affiliated with the Basque National Party. As of 8 September 2020, she serves as Minister of Equality, Justice and Social Policies in the Third Urkullu Government led by Iñigo Urkullu. From 28 November 2016 to 8 September 2020, she served as Minister for Employment and Social Policies in the Second Urkullu Government.