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Andrés Zaldívar

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Birthday
18, 1936
Birthplace
Chile
Birth Sign
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Birthday
18, 1936 (age 82)
Birthplace
Chile

About

Chilean politician and former president of the Christian Democratic Party who served on the cabinets of Eduardo Frei and Michelle Bachelet. He went into exile in Spain after the coup of 1973, but returned the next year.

Before Fame

He graduated from the University of Chile in 1959.

Trivia

He had the nickname of "Chico" or "Shorty" because of his short stature.

Family Life

His brother Adolfo Zaldivar was also a prominent politician who was expelled from the Christian Democratic Party.

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He went into temporary exile after Augusto Pinochet took control of the government.