Though the dates of its establishment are not known, it rose to promince around the 1850's, as a mining town. Today, it is known for its manufacturing plants, transportation, and exports.
People Born in Linares
Linares in People's Lives
Magnus Carlsen: I traveled here in 2007 to compete in the prestigious Linares Chess Tournament. It was my first time playing in the top group of a Corus chess match. I placed last.