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Famous People

Spain has a remarkable range of public figures, from the dutifully democratic to the outright eccentric. The country’s poorly rated politicians come under this category, but so do royalty, TV personalities, chefs, bullfighters and many more. Any attempt to shepherd such an unruly herd into a five-strong group is clearly impossible, but here goes – Iberosphere presents Spain’s greatest living public figures:

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Sara Carbonero

To some she is merely the trophy girlfriend of footballer Iker Casillas. But when the British press accused her of distracting goalkeeper Casillas in ...

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Ferran Adrià

The most famous chef in the world is more than a chef. He authors books, supervises “workshops” and even takes part in artistic events ...

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José Tomás

Bullfighting may be suffering an unstoppable crisis, with attendance down and a ban coming into effect in Catalonia, but Tomás is its great hope. ...

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Patxi López

The Basque Country’s Socialist premier isn’t the most attention-grabbing politician in Spain. But he could make a case for being the most effective in ...

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King Juan Carlos

The boyish grin, the Bourbon nose, the endless joshing: even if he wasn’t the king of Spain, you could spot Juan Carlos a mile ...

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