Gondomar, Diego Sarmiento de Acuña, Conde de

(1567—1626) diplomat

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The Spanish ambassador in the reign of James I. He was the enemy of Sir Walter Ralegh, and caused Thomas Middleton to be imprisoned for his play A Game at Chess.


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