Fernando Talaverano Gallegos

Engraving of three governors of Chile. Fernando Talaverano is shown on the right

Fernando Talaverano Gallegos, also known as Hernando Talaverano (1563, Spain – 1619, Chile); lawyer and Spanish administrator, occupied the position of temporary governor of Chile for ten months after the death of Alonso de Ribera, between March 1617 and January 1618.

  • sources


  • Diccionario Biográfico Colonial de Chile (PDF) (in Spanish). Santiago, Chile: Imprenta Elzeviriana. pp. 849–850.
Government offices
Preceded by
Alonso de Ribera
Royal Governor of Chile
Succeeded by
Lope de Ulloa

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