César Gaviria

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César Gaviria
César Gaviria
7th Secretary General of the Organization of American States
In office
15 September 1994 (1994-09-15) – 15 September 2004 (2004-09-15)
Preceded byJoão Clemente Baena Soares
Succeeded byMiguel Ángel Rodríguez Echeverría
28th President of Colombia
In office
7 August 1990 (1990-08-07) – 7 August 1994 (1994-08-07)
Preceded byVirgilio Barco Vargas
Succeeded byErnesto Samper Pizano
Minister of Government of Colombia
In office
May 1987 – February 1989
PresidentVirgilio Barco Vargas
Preceded byFernando Cepeda Ulloa
Succeeded byRaúl Orejuela Bueno
Minister of Finance and Public Credit of Colombia
In office
7 August 1986 (1986-08-07) – May 1987
PresidentVirgilio Barco Vargas
Preceded byHugo Palacios Mejía
Succeeded byLuis Fernando Alarcón Mantilla
Member of the Chamber of Representatives of Colombia
In office
20 July 1974 (1974-07-20) – 20 July 1986 (1986-07-20)
ConstituencyRisaralda Department
President of the Chamber of Representatives of Colombia
In office
20 July 1984 (1984-07-20) – 20 July 1985 (1985-07-20)
Preceded byHernando Gómez Otálora
Succeeded byDaniel Mazuera Gómez
Personal details
César Augusto Gaviria Trujillo

(1947-03-31) 31 March 1947 (age 76)
Pereira, Colombia
Political partyColombian Liberal Party
Ana Milena Muñoz Gómez (m. 1978)
Alma materUniversity of the Andes, Colombia (BEcon, 1969)

César Augusto Gaviria Trujillo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈsesaɾ ɣaˈβirja]; born 31 March 1947) is a Colombian economist and politician. He was the 28th President of Colombia from 1990 to 1994 under the Colombian Liberal Party.[1]

Gaviria was born on 31 March 1947 in Pereira, Risaralda. He studied at the University of the Andes until 1969.

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  1. "Leadership in an Uncertain World". utah.edu. Archived from the original on 1 January 2014. Retrieved 8 February 2014.

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