|51st Mayor of São Paulo|
1 January 2013 – 1 January 2017
|Vice Mayor||Nádia Campeão|
|Preceded by||Gilberto Kassab|
|Succeeded by||João Doria|
|Minister of Education|
29 July 2005 – 24 January 2012
|President||Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva|
|Preceded by||Tarso Genro|
|Succeeded by||Aloizio Mercadante|
|Born||25 January 1960|
São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
|Political party||Workers' Party|
|Spouse(s)||Ana Estela Haddad|
|Alma mater||University of São Paulo|
Fernando Haddad (born 25 January 1960) is a Brazilian academic and politician. He was Mayor of São Paulo, Brazil's largest city, from 2013 to 2017. He was the Minister of Education from 2005 to 2012 in the cabinets of Presidents Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva and Dilma Rousseff.
Haddad was the Workers' Party candidate for President in the 2018 elections, replacing former president Lula, whose candidacy was banned by the Superior Electoral Court under the Clean Slate law. He lost the second round of the election on 28 October 2018 to Jair Bolsonaro.
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- "Haddad supera Serra, e PT volta a governar São Paulo após oito anos". UOL (in Portuguese). São Paulo. 28 October 2012. Retrieved 28 October 2012.
- "In Lula's footsteps: Brazil's presidential campaign". The Economist. 396 (8689): 50. 1 July 2010. Retrieved 7 July 2010.
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