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Vicente Ramón Roca

President of Ecuador

Vicente Ramón Roca Rodríguez (2 September 1792 – 23 February 1858) was President of Ecuador from 8 December 1845 to 15 October 1849. He was a member of the Liberal Party. He led the revolution that overthrew Juan José Flores, along with José Joaquín de Olmedo and Diego Noboa. He ruled under the Constitution of 1845.

Vicente Ramón Roca
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President of Ecuador
In office
December 8, 1845 – October 15, 1849
Vice PresidentPablo Merino (1845-1847)
Manuel de Ascásubi (1847-1849)
Preceded byJuan José Flores
Succeeded byManuel de Ascásubi
Personal details
Born(1792-09-02)September 2, 1792
Guayaquil, Ecuador
DiedFebruary 23, 1858(1858-02-23) (aged 65)
Guayaquil, Ecuador
NationalityEcuadorian
Spouse(s)Juana Andrade
ReligionRoman Catholic

Roca was born on 2 September 1792 in Guayaquil, Ecuador. He was married to Juana Andrade. Roca died on 23 February 1858 from complications of pneumonia, aged 65.

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