Viana, Spain

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Viana is a town and municipality located in the province and autonomous community of Navarre, northern Spain. Cesare Borgia is buried there. José Antonio Lacayo de Briones y Palacios, born there in 1679, was Governor of Costa Rica (1713 to 1717) and Nicaragua (1740 to 1745) during Spanish colonial times. Francisco Gonzalez de Ibarra, a missionary active in Southern California between 1820 and 1840, was a native of Viana, born there in 1782.

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 42°30′N 2°20′W / 42.500°N 2.333°W / 42.500; -2.333