Francisco de Sá Carneiro

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His Excellency
Francisco Sá Carneiro
GCTE, GCC, GCL
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109th Prime Minister of Portugal
In office
3 January 1980 – 4 December 1980
President António Ramalho Eanes
Preceded by Maria de Lourdes Pintasilgo
Succeeded by Francisco Pinto Balsemão
Personal details
Born (1934-07-19)19 July 1934
Porto, Portugal
Died 4 December 1980(1980-12-04) (aged 46)
Camarate, Loures, Portugal
Political party Social Democratic Party
Occupation Lawyer
Religion Catholic

Francisco Manuel Lumbrales de Sá Carneiro founded the Portuguese Social Democratic Party in 1974. He was elected Prime Minister of Portugal in January 1980. Sá Carneiro died in a plane crash in December 1980.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Mitchell, Paul (10). "Portugal: inquiry concludes bomb killed Prime Minister Carneiro in 1980". International Committee of the Fourth International (ICFI). https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2005/01/port-j10.html. Retrieved 26 September 2016.