List of Gibraltarians

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People of Gibraltar, 1863.
Gibraltarians encircle The Rock during the tercentenary of British Gibraltar, 4 August 2004.

The Gibraltarians (also called Llanitos/as, Spanish: Gibraltareños/as) are a cultural group or nation from the British overseas territory of Gibraltar.

The following is a list of notable Gibraltarians or people born in Gibraltar, listed in alphabetical order within categories:

Academics[edit]

  • Daniella Tilbury is a Gibraltarian academic, educator and sustainable development leader who was the first woman in her country to hold the title of university professor.
  • Alfred Hermida is a award-winning media scholar, author and journalist who is n associate professor and director of the School of Journalism at the University of British Columbia, and co-founder of The Conversation Canada.

Actors[edit]

Conductors[edit]

  • Karel Mark Chichon (b. 1971), chief conductor of the Graz Symphony Orchestra, conductor emeritus of the Latvian National Symphony Orchestra, principal conductor of the European Sinfonietta and artistic director of the Gibraltar Philharmonic Society

Musicians, bands[edit]

Painters[edit]

Writers[edit]

Designers[edit]

Historians[edit]

Media[edit]

Military officers[edit]

Politicians[edit]

Religious[edit]

Scientists[edit]

Sportspeople[edit]

Various[edit]

People of Gibraltarian descent[edit]

People born in Gibraltar during the Spanish period[edit]

Prior to its capture in 1704 by the British, there were 4,000 inhabitants of Gibraltar, all but 70 of whom fled to the surrounding Campo de Gibraltar.[2] Some notable people born in Gibraltar prior to British rule include:

People of Gibraltar descent (prior to British rule)[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Film of Galliano's racist rant in bar". thesun.co.uk. 28 February 2011.
  2. ^ Gold, Peter (2005). Gibraltar: British or Spanish?. Routledge. p. 2.