Norman Quijano

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Norman Quijano
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President of the Legislative Assembly
Assumed office
May 1, 2018
Preceded byGuillermo Antonio Gallegos Navarrete
Mayor of San Salvador
In office
May 1, 2009 – May 1, 2015
Preceded byVioleta Menjívar
Succeeded byNayib Bukele
Personal details
Born
Norman Noel Quijano González

(1946-11-02) November 2, 1946 (age 73)
Santa Ana, El Salvador
Political partyNationalist Republican Alliance
Alma materUniversity of El Salvador

Norman Noel Quijano Gonzalez (born November 2, 1946) is an Salvadoran politician. He was the mayor of San Salvador from May 2009 through August 2013. He has served as the President of the Legislative Assembly of El Salvador since May 2018.[1]

Early life[change | change source]

Quijano was born Norman Noel Quijano Gonzalez on November 2, 1946 in Santa Ana, El Salvador.

Career[change | change source]

In 2008 he was appointed as the candidate of the Nationalist Republican Alliance for mayor of San Salvador. He won the elections on January 18, 2009. He defeated the incumbent mayor Violeta Menjívar. He was inaugurated as mayor on May 1, 2009. [2] He was reelected as mayor in 2012.

Presidential election[change | change source]

In August 20 2012, he was appointed as ARENA's presidential candidate for 2014 elections. On August 15, 2013, Quijano resigned his office as mayor, so that he can run for president. He was succeeded by Gloria Calderón de Oñate.

References[change | change source]

  1. http://archive.ipu.org/parline-e/reports/2099_A.htm
  2. Abarca, Blanca. "Analistas: Gane de Quijano es un respiro para ARENA". La Prensa Gráfica. Missing or empty |url= (help); |access-date= requires |url= (help)

Other websites[change | change source]

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