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José Napoleón Duarte Fuentes Edit Profile

President of El Salvador

José Napoleón Duarte Fuentes, president of El Salvador.

Background

Fuentes, José Napoleón Duarte was born on November 23, 1925.

Education

Master in Engineering, University Notre Dame.

Career

Founder Christian Democratic Party, 1960, secretary-general, 1960-1964, 68-70, president, since 1972. Practicing civil engineer, before 1964. Mayor San Salvador, 1964-1970.

Elected president Republic of El Salvador, 1972. Imprisoned, then exiled to Venezuela, 1972-1979. Returned to El Salvador, 1979.

After military coup served as member Ruling Junta, 1980-1982. President Republic of El Salvador, 1984-1989.

Connections

Married Inés Durán; children: Inés Guadalupe, José Napoleón, José Alejandro, María Eugenia, María Elena, Ana Lorena.

spouse:
Inés Durán

children:
Inés Guadalupe Fuentes

José Napoleón Fuentes

José Alejandro Fuentes

María Eugenia Fuentes

María Elena Fuentes

Ana Lorena Fuentes