Aníbal Ibarra

Argentine lawyer and politician

Aníbal Ibarra (born March 1, 1958) is an Argentine lawyer and politician. He was the Mayor of Buenos Aires from 2000 to 2006. When he was mayor, he was a member of the Broad Front. He was removed from office over his handling of the República Cromañón nightclub fire that killed over 190 people.[1]

Aníbal Ibarra
3rd Chief of Government of the City of Buenos Aires
In office
August 7, 2000 – March 7, 2006
Preceded byEnrique Olivera
Succeeded byJorge Telerman
Personal details
Born (1958-03-01) March 1, 1958 (age 66)
Lomas de Zamora, Buenos Aires Province
NationalityArgentina Argentine
Political partyPopular Progressive Front (2013-present) Dialogue for Buenos Aires (2006-2013) Broad Front (1993-2006) Communist Party of Argentina (1973-1976)
Spouse(s)Marcela Heiss
Alma materUniversity of Buenos Aires