António Mascarenhas Monteiro

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António Mascarenhas Monteiro
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2nd President of Cape Verde
In office
22 March 1991 – 22 March 2001
Prime MinisterPedro Pires
Carlos Veiga
Gualberto do Rosário
Preceded byAristides Pereira
Succeeded byPedro Pires
Personal details
Born
António Manuel Mascarenhas Gomes Monteiro

(1944-02-16)16 February 1944
Ribeira da Barca, Portuguese Overseas Province of Cabo Verde
Died16 September 2016(2016-09-16) (aged 72)
Praia, Cabo Verde
Political partyMovement for Democracy
Spouse(s)Antonina Mascarenhas Monteiro (?–2009; her death)
Alma materCatholic University of Leuven

António Manuel Mascarenhas Gomes Monteiro (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɐ̃ˈtɔniu mɐnuˈɛl mɐʃkɐˈɾeɲɐʒ ˈɡomɨʒ mõˈtejɾu]; 16 February 1944 – 16 September 2016) was the first democratically elected President of Cape Verde from 22 March 1991 to 22 March 2001.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Cape Verde – Death of former President Antonio Mascarenhas Monteiro (16.09.16) – ForeignAffairs.co.nz". foreignaffairs.co.nz. Archived from the original on 12 October 2016. Retrieved 5 October 2016.