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This is a Portuguese name; the first family name is Pereira and the second is de Sousa.
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Washington Luís
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President of Brazil
In office
15 November 1926 – 24 October 1930
Vice President Fernando de Melo Viana
Preceded by Artur Bernardes
Succeeded by Military Junta (interim)
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Born
Washington Luís Pereira de Sousa

(1869-10-26)26 October 1869
Macaé, Rio de Janeiro, Empire of Brazil
Died 4 August 1957(1957-08-04) (aged 87)
São Paulo, Brazil
Nationality Brazilian
Political party Republican Party of São Paulo
Spouse(s)
Sofia Paes de Barros
(m. 1900; died 1934)
Children Florinda
Rafael Luís
Caio Luís
Vítor Luís
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Washington Luís Pereira de Sousa ( 26 October 1869 – 4 August 1957) was a Brazilian politician who served as the 13th President of Brazil, the last of the First Brazilian Republic.

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