Early life and education. Spain was born in Cleveland, Ohio, and raised in Lake Forest, Illinois.. In 1998, as a senior at Lake Forest High School, Spain was the MVP and captain of her track and field, field hockey and basketball teams. Spain attended Cornell … The New Cathedral (Spanish: Catedral Nueva) is, together with the Old Cathedral, one of the two cathedrals of Salamanca, Spain.It was constructed between the 16th and 18th centuries in two styles: late Gothic and Baroque.Building began in 1513 and the cathedral was consecrated in 1733. It was commissioned by Ferdinand V of Castile of Spain. It was declared a national monument by royal …