Abel Pacheco de La Espriella
|44th President of Costa Rica|
May 8, 2002 – May 8, 2006
|Vice President||Lineth Saborío Chaverri|
Luis Fishman Zonzinski
|Preceded by||Miguel Ángel Rodríguez|
|Succeeded by||Óscar Arias|
|Born||December 22, 1933|
|Spouse(s)||Elsa María Muñoz Batha (?–?)|
Leila Rodríguez Stahl (m. 1975–Present)
Abel Pacheco de la Espriella (/ / (listen) ə-BEL-pə-CHAY-koh; born 22 December 1933) is a Costa Rican politician and psychiatrist. He was President of Costa Rica between 2002 and 2006. He was a member of the Social Christian Unity Party (Partido Unidad Social Cristiana – PUSC).
References[change | change source]
- Pacheco assumes presidency. The Salt Lake Tribune. May 9, 2002, PageA2.