Manuel Blanco Encalada

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Manuel Blanco Encalada
Manuel Blanco Encalada (Nataniel Hughes, 1853).jpg
Provisional President of Chile
In office
9 July 1826 (1826-07-09) – 9 September 1826 (1826-09-09)
Vice PresidentAgustín Eyzaguirre
Personal details
Born(1790-04-21)21 April 1790
Buenos Aires, Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata
Died5 September 1876(1876-09-05) (aged 86)
Santiago, Chile
NationalityChile Chilean
Political partyIndependent

Manuel José Blanco y Calvo de Encalada (April 21, 1790 – September 5, 1876) was a vice-admiral in the Chilean Navy. He later became a political figure, and the first President of the provisional government of Chile in 1826.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Chile, BCN Biblioteca del Congreso Nacional de (2020). "Manuel Blanco Encalada. Presidentes de la República en el Congreso Nacional". Retrieved 2021-05-18.