Estanislau da Silva

Prime Minister of East Timor

Estanislau da Conceição Aleixo Maria da Silva (born 4 August 1952) is an East Timorese politician. He was a key member of the Fretilin. He was the 4th Prime Minister from May 2007 to August 2007.

Estanislau da Silva
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4th Prime Minister of East Timor
In office
19 May 2007 – 8 August 2007
PresidentJosé Ramos-Horta
Preceded byJosé Ramos-Horta
Succeeded byXanana Gusmão
Personal details
Born (1952-08-04) 4 August 1952 (age 70)
Dili, Portuguese Timor
(now East Timor)
Political partyFretilin

He was re-elected to a seat in parliament in the June 2007 parliamentary election as the ninth name on Fretilin's candidate list.[1]


  1. "National Provisional Results from the 30 June 2007 Parliamentary Elections" Archived 10 August 2007 at the Wayback Machine, Comissão Nacional de Eleições Timor-Leste, 9 July 2007.