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Juan Carlos Wasmosy

President of Paraguay

Juan Carlos Wasmosy Monti (born December 15, 1938) is a Paraguayan politician. He was the President of Paraguay from August 15, 1993 until August 15, 1998. He was a member of the Colorado Party, and the country's first civilian president in 39 years.

Juan Carlos Wasmosy
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44th President of Paraguay
In office
August 15, 1993 – August 15, 1998
Vice PresidentÁngel Roberto Seifart
Preceded byAndrés Rodríguez
Succeeded byRaúl Cubas Grau
Personal details
Born (1938-12-15) December 15, 1938 (age 80)
Asuncion, Paraguay
Political partyColorado Party

In 2002, Wasmosy was convicted of defrauding the Paraguayan state and was himself sentenced to four years in prison.[1] The sentence was later appealed.

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