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|President of Chile|
11 March 2014 – 11 March 2018
|Preceded by||Sebastián Piñera|
|Succeeded by||Sebastián Piñera (Elect)|
11 March 2006 – 11 March 2010
|Preceded by||Ricardo Lagos|
|Succeeded by||Sebastián Piñera|
|Born||Verónica Michelle Bachelet Jeria
29 September 1951
Verónica Michelle Bachelet Jeria AC (Spanish pronunciation: [beˈɾonika miˈʃel baʃeˈle ˈxeɾja]; born 29 September 1951) is a Chilean politician. She served as the President of Chile from 11 March 2014 to 11 March 2018. She was also President of Chile from 11 March 2006 to 11 March 2010. She was the first woman president of Chile.
In 2010, Bachelet became the president of UN Women. In 2013, she resigned from that position.
Bachelet is a socialist.