Sarmiento de Acuña, Diego

Sarmiento de Acuña, Diego:

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, 1567?–1626, Spanish ambassador to England (1613–18, 1620–22). He gained great influence over James I and dissuaded him from giving real assistance to James's son-in-law, Frederick the Winter King, at the
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