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Fernando Collor de Mello
32nd President of Brazil
In office
March 15, 1990 – December 29, 1992
Suspended: October 2, 1992 – December 29, 1992
Vice President Itamar Franco (1990-1992)
Preceded by José Sarney
Succeeded by Itamar Franco
Member of the Federal Senate
from Alagoas
Assumed office
February 1, 2007
Preceded by Heloísa Helena
55th Governor of Alagoas
In office
March 15, 1987 – May 14, 1989
Vice Governor Moacir de Andrade
Preceded by José Tavares
Succeeded by Moacir de Andrade
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Fernando Affonso Collor de Mello

August 12, 1949 (1949-08-12) (age 72)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Political party Christian Labour Party
Spouse(s) Celi Elisabete Júlia Monteiro de Carvalho (1975–1981)
Rosane Brandão Malta (1981–2005)
Caroline Serejo Medeiros
Residence Maceió, Alagoas
Alma mater University of Brasília
Profession Entrepreneur, economist
This is a Portuguese name; the first family name is Collor and the second is Mello.

Fernando Affonso Collor de Mello ( born August 12, 1949) is a Brazilian politician. He was the 32nd President of Brazil from 1990 to 1992. He resigned to try to stop his impeachment trial by the Brazilian Senate. Collor was the first President directly elected by the people after the end of the Brazilian military government.

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