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José Napoleón Duarte
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José Napoleón Duarte in 1987
President of El Salvador
In office
June 1, 1984 – June 1, 1989
Preceded by Álvaro Magaña
Succeeded by Alfredo Cristiani
Personal details
José Napoléon Duarte Fuentes

(1925-11-23)November 23, 1925
Santa Ana, El Salvador
Died February 23, 1990(1990-02-23) (aged 64)
San Salvador, El Salvador
Political party Christian Democratic Party
Spouse(s) Inés Durán de Duarte
Alma mater University of Notre Dame
Profession politician, military

José Napoleón Duarte Fuentes (November 23, 1925 – February 23, 1990) was a Salvadoran politician. He served as President of El Salvador from 1984 to 1989. He was mayor of San Salvador before running for president in 1972.

Duarte died of stomach cancer in San Salvador at the age of 64.

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