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Rosalía Arteaga

President of Ecuador. First woman president and vicepresident of Ecuador

Lupe Rosalía Arteaga Serrano de Fernández de Córdova (born December 5, 1956) is an Ecuadorian politician. She was the country's first female president for only two days in 1997. Arteaga became president when Abdalá Bucaram left office.

Rosalía Arteaga
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President of Ecuador
Interim
In office
February 9, 1997 – February 11, 1997
Preceded byFabián Alarcón (Acting)
Succeeded byFabián Alarcón (Acting)
Vice President of Ecuador
In office
February 11, 1997 – March 30, 1998
Succeeded byPedro Aguayo Cubillo
In office
August 10, 1996 – February 9, 1997
Preceded byEduardo Peña Triviño
Personal details
Born (1956-12-05) December 5, 1956 (age 62)
Cuenca, Ecuador
Political partyAlfarista Radical Front

Arteaga was born in Cuenca, Ecuador.

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