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Virgilio Barco Vargas
Barco in 1991.
|27th President of Colombia|
7 August 1986 – 7 August 1990
|Preceded by||Belisario Betancur|
|Succeeded by||César Gaviria|
17 September 1921|
Cúcuta, North Santander, Colombia
|Died||20 May 1997
Bogotá, D.C., Colombia
|Resting place||Central Cemetery of Bogotá|
|Spouse(s)||Carolina Isakson Proctor
Virgilio Barco Vargas (17 September 1921 – 20 May 1997) was a Colombian politician, and civil engineer and member of Colombian Liberal Party. He served as the 27th President of Colombia from 1986 to 1990. Vargas was born in Cúcuta, North Santander, Colombia.
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