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Juan Manuel de Rosas

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Gender: M
Ethnic origin: White

Biographical details

Born in 1793, the son of Agustina López de Osornio and León Ortiz de Rosas and brother of María Rosas de Baldez, Mercedes Rosas de Rivera, Andrea Rosas de Saguí and Agustina Rosas de Mansilla. (Sosa de Newton, 551-552)

A federalist landowner who opposed Rivadavia's liberalism and Unitarianism, he was Governor of Buenos Aires from 1829-32 and dictator from 1835-1852. (Lynch, xxi)

He died in 1877.

Life Events

Born 1793
Other 1829He was Governor of Buenos Aires, 1829-32.
Other 1835He was dictator of Argentina, 1835-52.
Other 1852He was deposed and sent into exile.
Died 1877He died in exile in England.


Lynch, John, (1986), The Spanish American Revolutions 1808-1826

Sosa de Newton, Lily, (1986), Diccionario biográfico de mujeres argentinas


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