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Federico Franco
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49th President of Paraguay
In office
22 June 2012 – 15 August 2013
Vice President Óscar Denis
Preceded by Fernando Lugo
Succeeded by Horacio Cartes
Vice President of Paraguay
In office
15 August 2008 – 22 June 2012
President Fernando Lugo
Preceded by Francisco Oviedo
Succeeded by Óscar Denis
Personal details
Born
Luis Federico Franco Gómez

24 July 1962 (1962-07-24) (age 59)
Asunción, Paraguay
Political party Authentic Radical Liberal Party
Other political
affiliations
Patriotic Alliance for Change (2007–10)
Alma mater National University of Asuncion

Luis Federico Franco Gómez (born 24 July 1962) is a Paraguayan politician. He was President of Paraguay from June 2012 until August 2013. He is a member of the Authentic Radical Liberal Party (PLRA). He was elected as Vice President of Paraguay in the 2008 presidential election as the running mate of Fernando Lugo. He took office in August 2008.

Following Lugo's impeachment by the Senate on 22 June 2012, he replaced Lugo as President to complete the presidential mandate until 15 August 2013.

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