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Birthday
18, 1883
Birthplace
Uruguay
Death Date
Mar 31, 1933 (49)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
18, 1883
Birthplace
Uruguay
Death Date
Mar 31, 1933 (49)

About

Politician and President of Uruguay from 1919 to 1923 who was known for his pro-American attitude and willingness to facilitate US interests in his country.

Before Fame

Prior to winning the Presidency, he first worked as the Education Minister under José Batlle y Ordóñez until 1915.

Trivia

He killed himself after leading a failed resistance against President Gabriel Terra and there is a town in Artigas Department that is named after him.

Family Life

He was born in Artigas Department, Uruguay.

Associated With

He and Jose Mujica were both prominent Uruguayan politicians.