Thanks pwp for all your interest. Never saw/read omen....
looks as she went to Rome just in 1954, when Javier was 12 years old.
demonic influence? she was under sufi influence all her life,
at least since her childhood through main sufi Inayat Khan.
"Nieves' "sanyasin" interview indicates the "Hayat" is a Sufi (mystical Islam)name given her either by her parents or the Inayat Khan who was a friend of her parents." (C.Cumbey, link at the end)
1912 Salvador de Madariaga marries Scottish Historian for Economics Constance Archibald. They have 2 daughters Nieves(1917) und Isabel.
1916-1921 Madariaga works for the Times in London.
After it he works as a writer freelancer.
03.12.1917 Nieves born
1927 Madariaga goes to Oxford (with his daughters) as Prof. for Spanish Literature.
1931 April 14, After the proclamation of the Spanish Republic he returns to Madrid (with the girls)
He is from Mai 1931 Spanish ambassador in Washington.
From 1932 bis 1934 Ambassador in Paris. Also:
1931 - 1936 Spanish Ambassador at League of Nations.
Daughter Nieves studies in Madrid,
marries to fransico solana
1935 Luis Solana born
1936 Spanish Civil War breaks out(- April 1939)
1936 Madariaga exile at Oxford with daughters, where he teaches at Oxford College (-1970.
1970 dies wife C.Archibald Madariaga marries Emilia Rauman.)
1939 23.04. Nieves marries poet Mathews
Javier born 1942.
Officially Nieves married,
stays with the two boys from
1939-1945 on the Island
and goes to Mexico in the begin of the 50'- there surrounded by many Spanish exiles
1954 she goes to Rome (Javier then 12 years) working for UN FAQ and stays there until 1974.
Javier visits catholic El Pillar College in MAdrid, after it Compultense, studies Physics, kicked out.
1963 Javier at Philips in Netherlands
after it London and USA
1972 GrandPapa Madariaga comes from Oxford to Locarno, Switzerland and dies 1978 there.
1975 Javier gets Profship at Compultense,
then into Teachers Trade Union, Parliament,
1982 Javier Minister for Culture.
from my comment at the comment section of
http://cumbey.blogspot.com/2008/01/niev ... thews.html