Ángel Calderón de la Barca y Belgrano

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Ángel Calderón de la Barca y Belgrano (2 October 1790 in Buenos Aires, Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata – 1861) was a Spanish nobleman and politician who served as Minister of State between 1853 and 1854. He was a correspondent of William H. Prescott, the eminent American historian, and was married firstly to Isabel Ana de Vera y Sotosánchez and later to Frances Inglis, who wrote a successful book concerning their life in Mexico when de la Barca was stationed there as an envoy. His second wife was granted the Marquisate of Calderón de la Barca in 1876.


Political offices
Preceded by
Luis López de la Torre Ayllón
Minister of State
21 June 1853 – 17 July 1854
Succeeded by
Luis Mayans