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Maria Barroso

GCL
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First Lady of Portugal
In office
9 March 1986 – 9 March 1996
President Mário Soares
Preceded by Manuela Eanes
Succeeded by Maria José Ritta
Member of the Assembly of the Republic
Elections: 1976, 1979, 1980, 1983
In office
1976–1985
Personal details
Born
Maria de Jesus Simões Barroso

(1925-05-02)2 May 1925
Fuseta, Olhão, Portugal
Died 7 July 2015(2015-07-07) (aged 90)
São Domingos de Benfica, Lisbon, Portugal
Political party Socialist Party
Spouse(s) Mário Soares (1949-2015)
Children João Barroso Soares
Isabel Barroso Soares
Alma mater University of Lisbon
Occupation Politician
Actress
Profession Teacher

Maria de Jesus Simões Barroso Soares, GCL (2 May 1925 – 7 July 2015) was a Portuguese politician and actress. She was the wife of former Portuguese President Mário Soares. She served as First Lady of Portugal between 1986 and 1996.


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