José Napoleón Duarte
José Napoleón Duarte, president of El Salvador.
Duarte, José Napoleón was born on November 23, 1925.
Master Engineering, University Notre Dame.
Founder Christian Democratic Party, San Salvador, El Salvador, 1960, secretary-general, 1960-1964, 68-70, president, 1972-1990. Civil engineer, to 1964. Mayor of San Salvador, 1964-1970.
President Republic of El Salvador, 1972, 84-90. Imprisoned, then exiled to Venezuela, 1972-1979. Returned to El Salvador, 1979.
After military coup served as member ruling juntsa, 1980-1982.