Rosario Murillo

first lady and vice president of Nicaragua

Rosario María Murillo Zambrana (Spanish pronunciation: [roˈsaɾjo muˈɾiʝo]; born 22 June 1951) is a Nicaraguan politician. She is the vice president and first lady of Nicaragua. She is married to the current president Daniel Ortega.[1][2] She became vice president of Nicaragua on 10 January 2017.[3][4]

Rosario Murillo
Vice President of Nicaragua
Assumed office
10 January 2017
PresidentDaniel Ortega
Preceded byOmar Halleslevens
First Lady of Nicaragua
Assumed role
10 January 2007
PresidentDaniel Ortega
Preceded byLila T. Abaunza
Personal details
Rosario María Murillo Zambrana

(1951-06-22) 22 June 1951 (age 72)
Managua, Nicaragua
Jorge Narváez Parajón
(m. 1967; his death 1968)

Carlos Vicente "Quincho" Ibarra (m. 1973–1977)

Daniel Ortega (m. 2005)
Children8 (including Zoilamérica)
ParentsTeódulo Murillo Molina
Zoilamérica Zambrana Sandino


  1. "Iran and Nicaragua in barter deal". BBC News. 5 August 2007. Retrieved 5 October 2007.
  2. "Nicaragua-Venezuela Talk Cooperation". Prensa Latina. Archived from the original on 17 January 2008. Retrieved 15 January 2008. ... informed Government minister and first lady, Rosario Murillo.
  3. "Morning Star :: Nicaragua: Sandinista Ortega sworn in for fourth term as president | the People's Daily". Archived from the original on 2017-01-15. Retrieved 2021-09-03.
  4. Goldman, Francisco (29 March 1987). "Poetry and Power in Nicaragua". The New York Times. Retrieved 5 October 2007.