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Ignacio Sanchez Mejias
Birth: Jun. 4, 1891
Death: Aug. 13, 1934

Spanish Bullfighter. After retiring with his health and his fortune he was persuaded to make a comeback on August 11th 1934. This was a fatal mistake as he was gored in the thigh and died of his injuries on August 13th. His friend, the poet and playwright, Federico Garcia Lorca dedicated a poem to him titled ‘Llanto por Ignacio Sanchez Mejias’. (bio by: Bunny Boiler) 
 
Burial:
Cementerio de San Fernando
Sevilla
Andalucia, Spain
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Bunny Boiler
Record added: Oct 09, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9570567
Ignacio Sanchez Mejias
Added by: Ron Moody
 
Ignacio Sanchez Mejias
Added by: Bunny Boiler
 
Ignacio Sanchez Mejias
Added by: Bunny Boiler
 
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Remembering you today, Ignacio...
- Mary
 Added: Jan. 30, 2014

- AMELIA
 Added: Aug. 13, 2013
A las cinco de la tarde........a la memoria de Don Ignacio
- Concepcion Bouza
 Added: Aug. 13, 2012
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