Famous Venezuelan Presidents

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Simon Bolivar
(Revolutionary & Military Leader)
Simon Bolivar
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Birthdate: July 24, 1783
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Caracas, Venezuela
Died: December 17, 1830
After losing his parents as a child, Simon Bolivar also lost his Spanish wife to yellow fever later and thus decided to devote himself to politics. He was the first president of Gran Colombia and Bolivia, and also led Peru and Venezuela in their fight for freedom, against Spain.
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Hugo Chavez
(Former President of Venezuela)
Hugo Chavez
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Birthdate: July 28, 1954
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sabaneta, Venezuela
Died: March 5, 2013
Hugo Chavez was the president of Venezuela from 1999 till 2013. Though elected for another term, he died of complications due to cancer before being sworn in. He is remembered for his involvement in the MBR-200 and for establishing the Fifth Republic Movement. His policies are known as “Chavismo.”
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Carlos Andrés Pérez
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Birthdate: October 27, 1922
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rubio, Venezuela
Died: December 25, 2010
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Rafael Caldera
(Former President of Venezuela)
Rafael Caldera
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Birthdate: January 24, 1916
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: San Felipe, Venezuela
Died: December 24, 2009

Rafael Caldera was a two-time president of Venezuela. He is remembered as a man who established a stable democracy in Venezuela by issuing a pardon that ended guerrilla warfare in the country. He lived a simple life, devoid of luxury. His written works include the award-winning Andrés Bello.

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Marcos Pérez Jiménez
(Military Officer)
Marcos Pérez Jiménez
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Birthdate: April 25, 1914
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Táchira, Venezuela
Died: September 20, 2001
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Rómulo Betancourt
(Politician)
Rómulo Betancourt
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Birthdate: February 22, 1908
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Guatire, Miranda state, Venezuela
Died: September 28, 1981
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Cipriano Castro
(Politician)
Cipriano Castro
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Birthdate: October 11, 1858
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Táchira, Venezuela
Died: December 4, 1924
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Luis Herrera Campins
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Birthdate: May 4, 1925
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Acarigua, Venezuela
Died: November 9, 2007
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Jaime Lusinchi
(Politician)
Jaime Lusinchi
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Birthdate: May 27, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Clarines, Venezuela
Died: May 21, 2014
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Juan Vicente Gómez
(Venezuelan dictator)
Juan Vicente Gómez
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Birthdate: July 24, 1857
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Antonio de Tachira, Venezuela
Died: December 17, 1935