Norman Quijano

Salvadoran politician

Norman Noel Quijano Gonzalez (born November 2, 1946) is an Salvadoran politician. He was the mayor of San Salvador from May 2009 through August 2013. He was the President of the Legislative Assembly of El Salvador from May 2018 to November 2019.[1]

Norman Quijano
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President of the Legislative Assembly
In office
May 1, 2018 – November 1, 2019
Preceded byGuillermo Antonio Gallegos Navarrete
Succeeded byMario Ponce
Mayor of San Salvador
In office
May 1, 2009 – May 1, 2015
Preceded byVioleta Menjívar
Succeeded byNayib Bukele
Personal details
Norman Noel Quijano González

(1946-11-02) November 2, 1946 (age 73)
Santa Ana, El Salvador
Political partyNationalist Republican Alliance
Alma materUniversity of El Salvador

Early lifeEdit

Quijano was born Norman Noel Quijano Gonzalez on November 2, 1946 in Santa Ana, El Salvador.


In 2008 he was appointed as the candidate of the Nationalist Republican Alliance for mayor of San Salvador. He won the elections on January 18, 2009. He defeated the incumbent mayor Violeta Menjívar. He was inaugurated as mayor on May 1, 2009. [2] He was reelected as mayor in 2012.

Presidential electionEdit

In August 20 2012, he was appointed as ARENA's presidential candidate for 2014 elections. On August 15, 2013, Quijano resigned his office as mayor, so that he can run for president. He was succeeded by Gloria Calderón de Oñate.


  2. Abarca, Blanca. "Analistas: Gane de Quijano es un respiro para ARENA". La Prensa Gráfica. Missing or empty |url= (help); |access-date= requires |url= (help)

Other websitesEdit

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