President of Argentina from December 1983 to July 1989. He was the first democratically elected after the fall of the military regime known as the National Reorganization Process.
He graduated as a second lieutenant from General San Martin Military Lyceum after five years.
He was a member of the Club of Madrid and was the only former President of Argentina in his lifetime to be honored with a bust of his likeness at the Casa Rosada.
He was married to Maria Lorenza Barreneche.
In 2007, he was honored by Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, the President of Argentina.