Manuel Alegre de Melo Duarte, GCL (born 12 May 1936) is a Portuguese poet and politician. He is a member of the Socialist Party. He was a candidate to the Portuguese presidential election, 2006. He was a presidential candidate, in the 2011 presidential election, this time being backed up by the Left Bloc and the Socialist Party.
|Born||12 May 1936|
- Público, "Manuel Alegre anuncia candidatura à Presidência da República ",  Archived 2010-02-02 at the Wayback Machine (Portuguese) Retrieved 2010-06-11.
- Expresso, "Bloco apoia candidatura de Alegre a Belém",  (Portuguese) Retrieved 2010-06-11.
- Económico, "Expressiva maioria do PS apoia Alegre com resignação",  Archived 2016-03-04 at the Wayback Machine (Portuguese) Retrieved 2010-06-11.