Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada

President of Bolivia

Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada Sánchez de Bustamante (born 1 July 1930), familiarly known as "Goni", is a Bolivian politician and businessman. He served as President of Bolivia for two non-consecutive terms from 6 August 1993 through 6 August 1997 and again from 6 August 2002 through his resignation on 17 October 2003.[1] He is a lifelong member of the Movimiento Nacionalista Revolucionario (MNR).

Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada
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74th and 77th President of Bolivia
In office
6 August 2002 – 17 October 2003
Vice PresidentCarlos Mesa
Preceded byJorge Quiroga
Succeeded byCarlos Mesa
In office
6 August 1993 – 6 August 1997
Vice PresidentVíctor Hugo Cárdenas
Preceded byJaime Paz
Succeeded byHugo Banzer
Personal details
Born
Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada Sánchez de Bustamante

(1930-07-01) 1 July 1930 (age 90)
La Paz, Bolivia
NationalityBolivian
Political partyMNR
Spouse(s)Ximena Iturralde
Alma materUniversity of Chicago (A.B.)

ReferencesEdit

  1. Carlos Quiroga, Reuters (7 September 2012), Bolivia says Washington won't extradite former leader, Chicago Tribune.

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