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José María Urvina

President of Ecuador

José María Mariano Segundo de Urvina y Viteri (19 March 1808 – 4 September 1891) was President of Ecuador from 13 July 1851 to 16 October 1856. He was born in Quillon (Pillaro- Tungurahua) on 19 March 1808.

José María Urvina
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President of Ecuador
In office
July 24, 1851 – October 15, 1856
Preceded byDiego Noboa
Succeeded byFrancisco Robles
Personal details
Born(1808-03-19)19 March 1808
Quillon, Pillaro- Tungurahua, Ecuador
Died4 September 1891(1891-09-04) (aged 83)
Guayaquil, Ecuador
NationalityEcuadorian
ReligionRoman Catholic

José María Urvina pursued his primary education in the village of his birth. He then attended the Navy School in Guayaquil. He was notorious among his classmates from whom he obtained friendship and consideration.

Urvina died on 4 September 1891 in Guayaquil, Ecuador from natural causes. He was 83 years old.

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