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Belisario Betancur

Personal data
Date of birthFebruary 04, 1923(age 93)
Place of birthAmagá, Antioquia, Colombia
NationalityColombian
Political partyConservative
SpouseRosa Helena Álvarez Yepes
Alma materPontifical Bolivarian University
OccupationPolitician, journalist, writer
ProfessionLawyer, Economist
ReligionRoman Catholic
34th President of Colombia
In officeAugust 7, 1982 - August 7, 1986
Succeeded byVirgilio Barco Vargas
Preceded byJulio César Turbay Ayala
Colombia Ambassador to Spain
In office1975 - 1977
PresidentAlfonso López Michelsen
Minister of Labor
In officeAugust 7, 1962 - April 23, 1963
PresidentGuillermo León Valencia
Succeeded byCastor Jaramillo Arrubla
Preceded byJuan Benavides Patron

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Belisario Betancur Cuartas (born on February 4, 1923) is a Colombian statesman, who as a member of the Colombian Conservative Party was President of Colombia from 1982 to 1986.


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