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Luis Alberto Lacalle
Luis Alberto Lacalle in 2014.
|36th President of Uruguay|
March 1, 1990 – March 1, 1995
|Vice President||Gonzalo Aguirre|
|Preceded by||Julio María Sanguinetti|
|Succeeded by||Julio María Sanguinetti|
|Chairman of the National Party|
August 17, 2009 – June 11, 2011
|Preceded by||Carlos Julio Pereyra|
|Succeeded by||Luis Alberto Heber|
April 25, 1999 – June 27, 2004
|Preceded by||Alberto Volonté|
|Succeeded by||Jorge Larrañaga|
|Born||July 13, 1941
|Political party||National Party|
|Spouse(s)||Julia Pou (1970–present)|
|Relations||Luis Alberto de Herrera (maternal grandfather)
Margarita Uriarte (maternal grandmother)
|Parents||Carlos Lacalle (father)
Maria Hortensia de Herrera Uriarte (mother)
|Alma mater||University of the Republic|
Luis Alberto Lacalle de Herrera, GCMG, (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈlwis alˈβerto laˈkaʎe ðe eˈreɾa], known as Cuqui (born July 13, 1941) is a Uruguayan lawyer and politician. He served as President of Uruguay from 1990 to 1995.
In August 1978 Lacalle was sent three bottles of wine tainted with poison The case remains unsolved.
His son is Luis Alberto Lacalle Pou, the 42nd President.
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