Juan Manuel Santos

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Birthday
10, 1951
Birthplace
Bogota, Colombia
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
10, 1951 (age 65)
Birthplace
Bogota, Colombia

About

Economist and journalist who became the 32nd President of Colombia in 2010. He became well known after he oversaw Operation Jaque, in which 15 hostages were rescued from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, a militant marxist group.

Before Fame

He served in the Colombian Navy before enrolling in the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

Trivia

He has served Colombia as president, Minister of Foreign Trade, Minister of Finance, and Minister of Defense.

Family Life

He married Maria Clemencia Rodriguez Minera in 1987.

Associated With

While he was a famous Colombian politician, Shakira became a famous Colombian musician.