España by aly (payasa) Castellanoz

Famous Revolutionaries

One of the most famous Spanish revolutionaries is Josiah Warren. There were many that were involved in the Spanish revolution, but Josiah was a big part, trying to make peace with the others.

Another famous revolutionary was Francisco Ascaso, famous for his part of the anarchist movement

Famous Singers

One of the most famous singers from Spain is Enrique Iglesias. Enrique is most famous for his songs "Be with you" and "Bailamos".

another famous singer from Spain is Julio Iglesias, father of Enrique Iglesias.

2 Largest Cities

The two largest cities in Spain are:

Barcelona: with a population of 1,621,537

Valencia: 814,208

2 Famous Landmarks

The most famous landmark in Spain is the Sangrada Familia, which means "Church of The Holy Family"

The second most famous landmark is The Palacio Real (Royal palace)

2 Famous Tourist Spots

One of the many tourist spots to visit in Spain is in Pamplona, Navarra, famous for the San Fermin festival's "Running of the bulls"

Another famous attraction is "La concha" which is a beach famous for its shape

2 Famous Actors

One famous female actress from Spain is Penelope Cruz famous for a movie she appeared in called "Gothika".

One famous male actor from Spain is Antonio Banderas famous for his appearance in the kids movie "Spy Kids".

2 Famous Events

In 2010, Spain became President of the European Union.

In 2006 A Basque terrorist group, ETA, agrees to lay down its arms and work toward independence through diplomatic means

2 Famous Buildings

The oldest building in Spain is the Monastery of St. Bernard de Clairvaux. Built in 1133-1144

A newer building in Spain goes by the name Torre de Cristal built in 2008

Famous foods

Paella- The reddest, ripest tomatoes, olive oil, garlic, bread, peppers and cucumber are blended until silky smooth, then chilled and poured into bowls or glasses. (goodfood.com)

Tortilla Espanola- Eggs, potatoes, onions… and that’s it.

Popular Names

Male names- Francisco, Antonio, Jose, or Manuel.

Female names- Maria, Ana, Carmen, or Dolores

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