César Gaviria

César Augusto Gaviria Trujillo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈsesaɾ ɣaˈβirja]; born 31 March 1947) is a Colombian economist and politician. He was the 28th President of Colombia from 1990 to 1994 under the Colombian Liberal Party.[1]

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César Gaviria
7th Secretary General of the Organization of American States
In office
15 September 1994 (1994-09-15) – 15 September 2004 (2004-09-15)
Preceded byJoão Clemente Baena Soares
Succeeded byMiguel Ángel Rodríguez Echeverría
28th President of Colombia
In office
7 August 1990 (1990-08-07) – 7 August 1994 (1994-08-07)
Preceded byVirgilio Barco Vargas
Succeeded byErnesto Samper Pizano
Minister of Government of Colombia
In office
May 1987 – February 1989
PresidentVirgilio Barco Vargas
Preceded byFernando Cepeda Ulloa
Succeeded byRaúl Orejuela Bueno
Minister of Finance and Public Credit of Colombia
In office
7 August 1986 (1986-08-07) – May 1987
PresidentVirgilio Barco Vargas
Preceded byHugo Palacios Mejía
Succeeded byLuis Fernando Alarcón Mantilla
Member of the Chamber of Representatives of Colombia
In office
20 July 1974 (1974-07-20) – 20 July 1986 (1986-07-20)
ConstituencyRisaralda Department
President of the Chamber of Representatives of Colombia
In office
20 July 1984 (1984-07-20) – 20 July 1985 (1985-07-20)
Preceded byHernando Gómez Otálora
Succeeded byDaniel Mazuera Gómez
Personal details
César Augusto Gaviria Trujillo

(1947-03-31) 31 March 1947 (age 76)
Pereira, Colombia
Political partyColombian Liberal Party
Ana Milena Muñoz Gómez (m. 1978)
Alma materUniversity of the Andes, Colombia (BEcon, 1969)

Gaviria was born on 31 March 1947 in Pereira, Risaralda. He studied at the University of the Andes until 1969.

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  1. "Leadership in an Uncertain World". utah.edu. Archived from the original on 1 January 2014. Retrieved 8 February 2014.

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