Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada

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Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada
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74th and 77th President of Bolivia
In office
6 August 2002 – 17 October 2003
Vice PresidentCarlos Mesa
Preceded byJorge Quiroga
Succeeded byCarlos Mesa
In office
6 August 1993 – 6 August 1997
Vice PresidentVíctor Hugo Cárdenas
Preceded byJaime Paz
Succeeded byHugo Banzer
Personal details
Born
Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada Sánchez de Bustamante

(1930-07-01) 1 July 1930 (age 89)
La Paz, Bolivia
NationalityBolivian
Political partyMNR
Spouse(s)Ximena Iturralde
Alma materUniversity of Chicago (A.B.)

Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada Sánchez de Bustamante (born 1 July 1930), familiarly known as "Goni", is a Bolivian politician and businessman. He served as President of Bolivia for two non-consecutive terms from 6 August 1993 through 6 August 1997 and again from 6 August 2002 through his resignation on 17 October 2003.[1] He is a lifelong member of the Movimiento Nacionalista Revolucionario (MNR).

References[change | change source]

  1. Carlos Quiroga, Reuters (7 September 2012), Bolivia says Washington won't extradite former leader, Chicago Tribune.

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