Alonzo Cano, Spanish Architect, Artist and Sculptor 1601

On March 19, 1601, Spanish architect, artist, and sculptor Alonzo Cano began his brilliant, tempestuous life.  He was an artist in the royal court.  The Spanish King appointed him as chief architect of the cathedral in Granada, Spain.  Cano added Baroque architecture to the exterior façade, as well as Baroque sculpture in the interior.
El 19 de marzo de 1601, el arquitecto, artista y escultor español Alonzo Cano inició su brillante y tempestuosa vida. Fue un artista en la corte real. El rey español lo nombró arquitecto jefe de la catedral de Granada, España. Cano agregó arquitectura barroca a la fachada exterior, así como escultura barroca en el interior.

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