Blanco

Blanco (meaning the color white in Spanish) is an adjective often used in Spanish surnames.

Below is a list of famous people and places associated with the word.

People Places Other
  • Blanco, a cleaning and colouring compound
  • The blancos are a name by which the National Party (Uruguay) of Uruguay is often known.
  • El Blanco, an albino graboid from the Tremor movie and television series.

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    In grammar, an adjective is a word whose main syntactic role is to modify a noun or pronoun (called the adjective's subject), giving more information about what the noun or pronoun refers to.
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    Spanish people or more properly Spaniards are a nation native to Spain, in the Iberian Peninsula of southwestern Europe. The Spanish people have varied origins, due to Spaniards long history of invasions and migrations.
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    A family name, surname, last name, patronymic, or metronymic, is the part of a person's name indicating the family to which the person belongs. The use of family names is currently widespread in cultures around the world.
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    Andrés Blanco

    Kansas City Royals — No. 13
    Shortstop
    Born: March 10 1984 (1984--) (age 23)
    Bats:
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    Andrés Eloy Blanco Meaño (Cumaná, Sucre state, Venezuela, August 6, 1897 - Mexico City, Mexico, May 21, 1955) was an important Venezuelan poet, a member of the Generación del 28. A politician, was also the founder of Acción Democrática (AD).
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    Antonio Guzmán Blanco (Caracas, February 20, 1829–Paris, July 28, 1899) was President of Venezuela in three separate terms, from 1870 - 1877, from 1879 - 1884, and from 1886 - 1888.
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    Full name Cuauhtémoc Blanco Bravo
    Date of birth January 17 1973 (1973--) (age 34)
    Place of birth
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    Association football, commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of 11 players. It is the most popular sport in the world.
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    Dámaso Blanco Caripe (born November 12, 1941 in Curiepe, Miranda State, Venezuela) is a former Major League Baseball third baseman/shortstop and right-handed batter who played for the San Francisco Giants (1972-74).
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    Sport Baseball
    Founded 1876
    No. of teams 30
    Country(ies)  United States
     Canada

    Most recent champion(s) St. Louis Cardinals

    TV partner(s) FOX, ESPN, and TBS
    Official website MLB.
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    Eduardo Blanco may refer to:
    • Eduardo Blanco (actor) a Spanish/Argentine actor
    • Eduardo Blanco (writer) -a Venezuelan children's writer.

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    Francisco Manuel Blanco (born 1778 in Navianos; died 1845 in Manila) was a Spanish friar and botanist.

    Biography

    He was a member of the Augustinian order. His first assignment was in Angat in the province of Bulacan in the Philippines.
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    Galo Blanco (born October 8, 1976) is a professional tennis player from Oviedo, Spain. Blanco is a member of the men's professional tour since 1995.

    Most of Blanco's early professional tour appearances were earned by qualifying for tournaments.
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    Tennis is a game played between two players (singles) or between two teams of two players (doubles). Players use a stringed racquet to strike a hollow rubber ball covered with felt over a net into the opponent's court.
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    Griselda Blanco (b. February 15, 1943), also known as la Madrina, the Godmother, the Black Widow and the Cocaine Queen of Miami, was a drug lord and pioneer in the Miami based cocaine drug trade and underworld.
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    drug lord or drug baron is the term used to describe a person who controls a sizable network of persons involved in the illegal drugs trade. Such figures are often difficult to bring to justice, as they might never be directly in possession of something illegal, but are
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    Henry Blanco

    Chicago Cubs — No. 24
    Catcher

    Bats: Right Throws: Right
    Major League Baseball debut
    July 25, 1997 for the Los Angeles Dodgers
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    Herminio Alonso Blanco Mendoza (b. July 25, 1950 in Chihuahua) is a Mexican economist. He was the chief Mexican negotiator of the North American Free Trade Agreement and served as Secretary of Commerce and Industry in the cabinet of President Ernesto Zedillo Ponce de León.
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    For the Venezuelan musician see Hugo Blanco (musician)

    Hugo Blanco Galdos is a Peruvian political figure and leader of the Campesino Confederation of Peru.

    In the early 1960s he led the Quechua peasant uprising in the Cuzco region of Peru.
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    Full name Ismael Blanco
    Date of birth January 19 1983 (1983--) (age 24)
    Place of birth
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    Association football, commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of 11 players. It is the most popular sport in the world.
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    Jackielou Blanco

    Born January 11 1964 (1964--) (age 43)
    Cebu City, Philippines

    Lourdes Jacqueline Blanco Davao
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    Kathleen Babineaux Blanco

    Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco
    Lieutenant(s) Mitch Landrieu
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    Succeeded by



    Political party Democratic
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    Bronze Santo Domingo 2003 Singles
    Bronze Santo Domingo 2003 Doubles

    Lorena Blanco (born July 22, 1977) is a female badminton player from Peru, who won two bronze medals at the 2003 Pan American Games.
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    Badminton is a racquet sport played by either two opposing players (singles) or two opposing pairs (doubles), who take positions on opposite halves of a rectangular court that is divided by a net.
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    Luis Carrero Blanco (March 4, 1903, Santo̱a, Cantabria РDecember 20, 1973, Madrid) was a Spanish admiral and statesman.

    Biography

    Luis Carrero Blanco entered the Escuela Naval Militar, the Spanish Naval Academy, in 1918 and participated in the Moroccan campaign of
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    Spain

    This article is part of the series:
    Politics of Spain


    • Constitution
    • 1978 Constitution
    • King
    • Juan Carlos I

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    Euskadi Ta Askatasuna or ETA (Basque for "Basque Homeland and Freedom"; IPA pronunciation: [ˈɛːta]) is an armed Basque nationalist organisation.
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    Manuel Jos̩ Blanco y Calvo de Encalada (April 21, 1790, Buenos Aires РSeptember 5, 1876 Santiago de Chile) was a Vice-Admiral in the Chilean Navy, a political figure, and Chile's first President (Provisional)(1826).
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    Maribel Blanco Velasco (born January 12, 1969) is an athlete from Spain who competes in triathlon.

    Blanco competed at the first Olympic triathlon at the 2000 Summer Olympics. She took twenty-fourth place with a total time of 2:06:37.84.
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