Fernando Belaunde Terry

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Birthday
7, 1912
Birthplace
Peru
Death Date
Jun 4, 2002 (89)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
7, 1912
Birthplace
Peru
Death Date
Jun 4, 2002 (89)

About

Peruvian politician who was President of Peru from 1963 to 1968 and then again from 1980 to 1985. He was known for his strong commitment to the democratic process.

Before Fame

He moved to France with his family in 1924 due to persecution his family faced for their political activities.

Trivia

His first term as President ended in 1968 when he was deposed by a military coup and he spent the next decade in the United States, teaching at Harvard and George Washington University.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Lima as part of an upper-class Spanish family.

Associated With

He was succeeded in office by Alan Garcia who also served two non-consecutive Presidential terms.

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