What is Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna?

Antonio López De Santa Anna

... Antonio de Padua María Severino López de Santa Anna y Pérez de Lebrón (21 February 1794 – 21 June 1876), often known as Santa Anna or López de Santa Anna ... Santa Anna fought first against Mexican independence from Spain, then in support of it ... his era that historians often call it the "Age of Santa Anna." ...

Some articles on Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna:

Antonio López De Santa Anna - In Popular Culture
... Santa Anna is one of the main characters in the 2004 movie The Alamo, portrayed by Emilio Echevarría ... Santa Anna's artificial leg is featured in the King of The Hill episode "The Final Shinsult," in which Cotton Hill refers to him derisively as "Sanny Anny" ... (1998) Santa Anna is also referred to as a military leader in the 1998 film The Mask of Zorro, in which he was played by Joaquim de Almeida in deleted scenes ...
Mexican–American War - Origins of The War - Antonio López De Santa Anna
... declared war on Mexico, Antonio López de Santa Anna wrote to Mexico City saying he no longer had aspirations to the presidency, but would eagerly use his military ... Gómez Farías was desperate enough to accept the offer and allowed Santa Anna to return ... Meanwhile, Santa Anna had secretly been dealing with representatives of the U.S ...

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