Fernando Collor de Mello

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Fernando Collor de Mello
32nd President of Brazil
In office
March 15, 1990 – December 29, 1992
Suspended: October 2, 1992 – December 29, 1992
Vice PresidentItamar Franco (1990-1992)
Preceded byJosé Sarney
Succeeded byItamar Franco
Member of the Federal Senate
from Alagoas
Assumed office
February 1, 2007
Preceded byHeloísa Helena
55th Governor of Alagoas
In office
March 15, 1987 – May 14, 1989
Vice GovernorMoacir de Andrade
Preceded byJosé Tavares
Succeeded byMoacir de Andrade
Personal details
Fernando Affonso Collor de Mello

(1949-08-12) August 12, 1949 (age 72)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Political partyChristian Labour Party
Spouse(s)Celi Elisabete Júlia Monteiro de Carvalho (1975–1981)
Rosane Brandão Malta (1981–2005)
Caroline Serejo Medeiros
ResidenceMaceió, Alagoas
Alma materUniversity of Brasília[1]
ProfessionEntrepreneur, economist
This is a Portuguese name; the first family name is Collor and the second is Mello.

Fernando Affonso Collor de Mello (Portuguese pronunciation: [feʁˈnɐ̃du aˈfõsu ˈkɔloʁ dʒi ˈmɛlu]; born August 12, 1949) is a Brazilian politician. He was the 32nd President of Brazil from 1990 to 1992. He resigned to try to stop his impeachment trial by the Brazilian Senate. Collor was the first President directly elected by the people after the end of the Brazilian military government.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Fernando Afonso Collor de Mello - Biografia". UOL Educação.