Miguel de Unamuno (1864–1936)
Miguel de Unamuno y Jugo was born on September 29, 1864, in Bilbao, Spain. A noted Spanish essayist, novelist, poet, playwright, and philosopher, he served as rector of the Universidad de Salamanca in 1900–1924 and 1930–1936. After he was removed from his university chair by the dictator General Miguel Primo de Rivera in 1924, he lived in exile until 1930. He died on December 31, 1936, in Salamanca.
Martin Nozick, Miguel de Unamuno (New York: Twayne, 1971).