Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

Get access

Gaspar de Aguilar
(577 words)

Date of Birth: January 1561

Place of Birth: Valencia

Date of Death: 26 July 1623

Place of Death: Valencia


Gaspar Aguilar was one of the principle playwrights of the Valencian Golden Age. Baptised on 14 January 1561 in the Church of San Martín de Valencia, he was the son of a wealthy craftsman with expertise in braid-work. Nothing is known about his education, although some biographers sug…

Cite this page
Lomas, Manuel, “Gaspar de Aguilar”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <>

▲   Back to top   ▲