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Gustavo Díaz Ordaz
Gustavo Díaz Ordaz in 1968
|49th President of Mexico|
1 December 1964 – 30 November 1970
|Preceded by||Adolfo López Mateos|
|Succeeded by||Luis Echeverría|
|Governor of Puebla|
|Preceded by||Carlos I. Betancourt|
|Succeeded by||Gonzalo Bautista Castillo|
Gustavo Díaz Ordaz Bolaños
12 March 1911
Ciudad Serdán, Puebla, Mexico
|Died||15 July 1979
Mexico City, Mexico
|Political party||Institutional Revolutionary Party|
(m. 1937–1974, her death)
Gustavo Díaz Ordaz Bolaños (Spanish pronunciation: [gusˈtaβo ˈðias orˈðas]; 12 March 1911 – 15 July 1979) was a Mexican politician. He was a member of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI). He served as the President of Mexico from 1964 to 1970. His distant cousin was comedian Roberto Gomez Bolaños.
Ordaz died in Mexico City, Mexico on 15 July 1979 from colorectal cancer, aged 68.
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Díaz Ordaz at the Olympic Games 1968 in Mexico.
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