Jorge Batlle Ibáñez
Jorge Batlle in 2003.
|38th President of Uruguay|
1 March 2000 – 1 March 2005
|Vice President||Luis Antonio Hierro López|
|Preceded by||Julio María Sanguinetti|
|Succeeded by||Tabaré Vázquez|
|Senator of the Republic|
15 February 1995 – 15 February 1999
15 February 1985 – 15 February 1989
|Deputy of the Republic|
15 February 1958 – 15 February 1967
|Born||25 October 1927|
|Died||24 October 2016 (aged 88)|
|Political party||Colorado Party|
|Children||Raúl Lorenzo, Beatriz|
Jorge Luis Batlle Ibáñez (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈxorxe ˈβaʎe iˈβaɲeθ]; Batlle; 25 October 1927 – 24 October 2016) was an Uruguayan politician and lawyer. He was a member of the Colorado Party. He served as the President of Uruguay from 2000 to 2005. He was thought to be one of the most popular presidents of Uruguay.
References[change | change source]
- Greste, Peter (June 4, 2002). "Uruguay attacks Argentine 'thieves'". BBC UK. Retrieved 4 June 2002.
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