Eduardo Cruz-Coke

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Birthday
22, 1899
Birthplace
Chile
Death Date
Mar 18, 1974 (74)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
22, 1899
Birthplace
Chile
Death Date
Mar 18, 1974 (74)

About

Former 1946 presidential candidate in Chile and principal founder of the country's health care system. He served as a Senator for Santiago from 1941 to 1957 and he was also the Chilean Ambassador to Peru.

Before Fame

In 1921, he graduated from the Universidad de Chile.

Trivia

He was named the head of the prestigious National Committee on Atomic Energy in 1963.

Family Life

He was born in Valparaíso, Chile.

Associated With

He and acclaimed poet, Pablo Neruda, both studied at the Universidad de Chile.