Lorenzo Guerrero Gutiérrez
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President of Nicaragua
In office
4 August 1966 – 1 May 1967
Vice PresidentSilvio Argüello Cardenal
Gustavo Raskosky
Preceded byOrlando Montenegro Medrano (Acting)
Succeeded byAnastasio Somoza Debayle
Vice President of Nicaragua
In office
1 May 1963 – 3 August 1966
Serving with Silvio Argüello Cardenal & Gustavo Raskosky
PresidentRené Schick
Preceded byVacant
Succeeded bySilvio Argüello Cardenal
Gustavo Raskosky
Minister of Foreign Affairs
In office
1 May 1967 – 1 May 1972
PresidentAnastasio Somoza Debayle
Preceded byAlfonso Ortega Urbina
Succeeded byAlejandro Montiel Argüello
Personal details
Born(1900-11-13)13 November 1900
Granada
Died15 April 1981(1981-04-15) (aged 80)
Granada
Political partyPLN
OccupationLawyer, Politician

Lorenzo Guerrero Gutiérrez (13 November 1900 – 15 April 1981)[1] was a Nicaraguan politician and a close associate of Somoza family. Guerrero was the president of the upper chamber of National Congress of Nicaragua 1949–1950, 1953–1954, 1956-1957 and 1962.[2] Guerrero served as one of the Vice Presidents in the administration of René Schick from May 1963 to August 1966 and became President of Nicaragua on 4 August 1966 following the death of Schick.[3] Guerrero served the remainder of Schick's term and handed over the presidency to Anastasio Somoza Debayle on 1 May 1967, who in turn appointed Guerrero as his Foreign Minister. He was a relative of his predecessor René Schick.

References

Rulers.org – Foreign ministers L–R

  1. ^ "Gobernantes de Nicaragua". Ministerio de Educación. 9 December 2012. Archived from the original on 9 October 2012.
  2. ^ "(REFÓRMASE EL DECRETO-LEY DEL 26 OCTUBRE DE 1940, LEY CREADORA DEL BANCO NACIONAL DE NICARAGUA)". legislacion.asamblea.gob.ni.
  3. ^ History of Vicepresidency Archived 2008-10-25 at the Wayback Machine