Biographies of World Personalities

Biography of José Cecilio del Valle

He was a Honduran philosopher, politician, lawyer, and journalist. He studied at the University of San Carlos de Guatemala, which forged him in the love of science, and which made him tirelessly search and investigate in books, facts and things.

He is credited with writing the Central American Independence Act for which he fought fervently. Role of José Cecilio del Valle in independence



Biography of Lucila Gamero de Medina

Biography of Lucila Gamero de Medina

She was one of the first Honduran women writers. She was called "the great lady of Honduran letters." His most outstanding work was Blanca Olmedo.

Biography of Ramón Amaya Amador

Biography of Ramón Amaya Amador

He was a journalist and one of the most prolific writers in Honduras. Author of Green Prison, Los Brujos de Ilamatepeque, Cipotes.

Biography of Alfonso Guillén Zelaya

Biography of Alfonso Guillén Zelaya

He was a Honduran writer, poet, journalist, editor, and diplomat. Fervent defender of the democracy of Honduras. Writer of the essay "Lo Esencial".


Governors and Presidents of Honduras

List of Governors, Heads of State and Presidents who have been in office in Honduras from 1824 to 2022.

The President of Honduras is the head of state and government of the nation, he is officially identified as Constitutional President of the Republic of Honduras in accordance with the provisions of the Constitution of Honduras of 1982.



Biography of Froylán Turcios

Biography of Froylán Turcios

He was a Honduran poet, storyteller, editor, anthologist and journalist, he is considered one of the most important Honduran intellectuals of the early 20th century.

Biography of José Antonio Velásquez

Biography of José Antonio Velásquez

José Antonio Velásquez was a self-taught Honduran artist. He was considered the first Primitivist Painter of America.

Biography of Lidia Handal

Biography of Lidia Handal

Lidia Handal was a very important representative of Honduran music in the world.



National Heroes and National Symbols

Honduras counts in the memory of history with the deeds of great men, who were an example of dedication, courage and love for the country.


November 17, 2000

Biography of Víctor Hugo Barnica Alvarado

Fue el presidente del Consejo Nacional Contra el Narcotráfico (CNCN), titular de CONADES, y encabeza la organización Corredor Quetzal….

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Biography of José Manuel Zelaya Rosales

Biography of José Manuel Zelaya Rosales

El presidente Mel Zelaya es el fundador del Partido Libre, uno de los partidos más fuertes de Honduras, también es su coordinador general….

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October 10, 2000

Biography of Augusto C. Coello

Es autor de la letra del Himno Nacional de Honduras (1915). En 1930 fue presidente del Primer Congreso de Periodistas de Honduras. …

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Biography of Carlos Hartling

Realizó los arreglos musicales del actual Himno Nacional escrito por Augusto C. Coello, por encargo del entonces presidente Manuel Bonilla….

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Biography of Humberto Cano

El maestro Cano fue uno de los mejores violinista de Honduras y de Centro América. Fue director de la Banda de los Supremos Poderes. …

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Biography of Froylán Turcios
October 9, 2000

Biography of Froylán Turcios

Fue un poeta, narrador, editor, antólogo y periodista hondureño, es considerado uno de los intelectuales de Honduras más importantes de principios del siglo XX. …

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September 26, 2000

Biography of Rafael Coello Ramos

El maestro Rafael Coello Ramos fue un músico y compositor hondureño. Fundador de la Orquesta Verdi. Creador de la música del Himno a la Madre. …

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