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|37th President of Brazil|
31 August 2016
|Preceded by||Dilma Rousseff|
|24th Vice President of Brazil|
1 January 2011 – 31 August 2016
|Preceded by||José Alencar|
|Succeeded by||Position Vacant|
|President of the Chamber of Deputies|
2 February 2009 – 17 December 2010
|Preceded by||Arlindo Chinaglia|
|Succeeded by||Marco Maia|
2 February 1997 – 14 February 2001
|Preceded by||Luís Eduardo Magalhaes|
|Succeeded by||Aécio Neves|
|President of the Brazilian Democratic Movement Party|
9 September 2001 – 5 April 2016
|Preceded by||Jader Barbalho|
|Succeeded by||Romero Jucá|
Michel Miguel Elias Temer Lulia
23 September 1940
|Political party||Brazilian Democratic Movement|
|Spouse(s)||Maria de Toledo (divorced)
Neusa Popinigis (divorced)
Marcela Tedeschi (2003–present)
|Alma mater||University of São Paulo
Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo
Michel Miguel Elias Temer Lulia (born September 23, 1940), better known as Michel Temer, is the President of Brazil and Brazilian lawyer. He was the Vice President of Brazil from 1 January 2011 to 31 August 2016. He took office after become the running mate of Workers' Party candidate Dilma Rousseff in the 2010 election.
On 12 May 2016, he assumed the presidential powers and duties as Acting President of Brazil following the suspension of President Rousseff during her impeachment trial. He became President on 31 August 2016 after Rousseff was impeached by the Senate and removed from office. He will serve as President of Brazil until 1 January 2019.
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Michel Temer during his inauguration in the National Congress, 31 August 2016.
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