San Miguel de Allende in Municipality of San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
Nemesio Diez Riega
al mundo de los negocios
Don Nemesio Diez Riega
uno de los empresarios más
talentosos de este país
de nacimiento español
y sanmiguelense de corazón"
San Miguel de Allende, Gto.
Marzo 6 de 2009
"In this city was born to the world of business
Nemesio Diez Riega
one of the most talented businessmen of this country
Born in Spain but his heart is here in San Miguel"
San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
March 6, 2009
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical date for this entry is March 6, 2009.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 20° 54.636′ N, 100° 44.784′ W. Marker was in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, in Municipality of San Miguel de Allende. Marker was on Calle Ancha de San Antonio just south of Calle Nemesio Diez, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato 37700, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distanceMaría Josefa Lina de la Canal y Hervas (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Manor House of the de la Canal Family (Allende Institute) (about 150 meters away); Allende Fountain (about 240 meters away); General Pablo Yáñez (about 240 meters away); Villa Zacateros (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Armory of the Insurgents (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The House of Luis Malo (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); House of Juan Umarán (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Miguel de Allende.
Regarding Nemesio Diez Riega. Nemesio Diez Riega was born in Spain in 1909 and came to Mexico in 1923 at the age of 14. He worked in San Miguel de Allende, first taking care of cattle and eventually working in the Fidel Dobarganes Company, selling and buying grains. He soon moved to the city of Toluca and eventually made his big break by becoming involved in the Modelo Group, which grew to become a world-famous brewery, best known for its iconic product, Corona. The soccer stadium in Toluca is named for him.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 17, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 289 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 17, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 3. submitted on June 2, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 4, 5. submitted on June 7, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.