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Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho
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Carvalho in 1976
Birth name Otelo Nuno Romão Saraiva de Carvalho
Nickname(s) Otelo
Born (1936-08-31)August 31, 1936
Lourenço Marques, Portuguese Mozambique
Died July 25, 2021(2021-07-25) (aged 84)
Lisbon, Portugal
Allegiance  Portugal
Service/branch Military flag of Portugal.svg Portuguese Army
Years of service 1955–1984
Rank Brigadier
Battles/wars Portuguese Colonial War Carnation Revolution
Awards Grand Cross of the Order of Liberty
Other work Candidate to President of Portugal

Otelo Nuno Romão Saraiva de Carvalho (August 31, 1936 – July 25, 2021) was a Portuguese military officer. He was the chief strategist of the 1974 Carnation Revolution in Lisbon. He unsuccessfully ran for President of Portugal in 1976 and in 1980.

On July 10, 2021, Otelo was hospitalized at Hospital das Forças Armadas in Lisbon. He died fifteen days later on July 25 from heart failure, aged 84.

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