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Pedro José de Arteta

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Pedro José de Arteta
11th President of Ecuador
In office
November 7, 1867 – January 20, 1868
Preceded byJerónimo Carrión
Succeeded byJuan Javier Espinosa
Personal details
Quito, Ecuador
Died24 August 1873 (aged 66)
Quito, Ecuador

Pedro José de Arteta y Calisto (1797 – 24 August 1873[1]) was Vice President of Ecuador from 1865 to 1869 and served briefly as President from 6 November 1867 to 20 January 1868. He was the brother of Nicolás Joaquín de Arteta y Calisto, first Archbishop of Quito. He was a Conservative.

Arteta was born in 1787 in Quito, Ecuador. He died from a heart attack in his home in Quito, Ecuador, aged 66.

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