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José Antonio Ricaurte

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Gender: M
Ethnic origin: White

Biographical details

He attended the Nariño tertulias, Bogotá from around 1789 to 1794. He defended Nariño when the latter was tried for translating the Rights of Man, and for this he was imprisoned in a castle in Cartagena, where he died. (Forero, 20, Monsalve, 14)

He was probably part of the González Manrique, Alvarez, Ricaurte, París, Pardo, Nariño clan. (Monsalve, 139)

Life Events

Other 1789He attended the Nariño tertulias, Bogotá around 1789-1794.
Other 1794He was imprisoned for defending Nariño.


Forero, Manuel José, (1970), Grandes heroinas de Colombia, Doña Magdalena Ortega de Nariño, La Precursora

Monsalve, José D, (1926), Mujeres de la independencia


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