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Manuel Ávila Camacho

Manuel Ávila CamachoBorn: 24-Apr-1897
Birthplace: Teziutlán, Puebla, Mexico
Died: 13-Oct-1955
Location of death: Mexico City, Mexico
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: Hispanic
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Head of State

Nationality: Mexico
Executive summary: President of Mexico, 1940-46

Military service: Mexican Army (1914-33)

Father: Manuel Ávila Castilla (farmer)
Mother: Eufrosina Camacho de Ávila
Sister: María Jovita Ávila Camacho
Brother: Maximino Ávila Camacho
Brother: Rafael Ávila Camacho
Wife: Soledad Orozco
Son: Manuel Piedra (adopted)

    President of Mexico (1940-46)
    Mexican Minister National Defense (1936-39)
    Partido Revolucionario Institucional

Appears on the cover of:
Time, 9-Dec-1940, DETAILS: New President, old job
Time, 19-Apr-1943, DETAILS: Back to the Earth

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