Carlos Julio Pereyra

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Carlos Julio Pereyra

Carlos Julio Pereyra Pereyra (5 November 1922 – 9 February 2020) was a Uruguayan schoolteacher, author and politician. He was born in Rocha. He was a member of the National Party. He served as a senator from 1966 to 2005. In the 1971 election, he was the running mate of Wilson Ferreira Aldunate. He was an underground leader of his party during the civic-military dictatorship. He ran for president in the 1989 and 1994 elections.

Pereyra died of kidney failure in Montevideo on 9 February 2020. He was 97.[1]

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  1. "Falleció a los 97 años Carlos Julio Pereyra, histórico dirigente del Partido Nacional". El País (in Spanish). 10 February 2020. Retrieved 9 February 2020.