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us: Gaitán, Jorge Eliécer, 1898?-1948


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Fuller Name

    • Gaitán Ayala
  • Variants

    • us: Gaitán, Jorge Eliécer, 1902-1948
    • us: Gaitán Ayala, Jorge Eliécer, 1898?-1948
    • us: Ayala, Jorge Eliécer Gaitán, 1898?-1948
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1898-01-23
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1948-04-09
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Bogotá (Colombia)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Bogotá (Colombia)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Rome (Italy)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Partido Liberal (Colombia)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Universidad Nacional de Colombia
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Universidad Libre de Colombia
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Unión Izquierdista Revolucionaria
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Colombia. Congreso. Cámara de Representantes
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Colombia. Congreso. Senado
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Colombia. Ministerio de Educación Nacional
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Real Universidad de Roma
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Bogotá (Colombia). Alcaldía Mayor
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        spa
    • Occupation

        Lawyer
          Professor
            Rector
              Journalist
                Congressman
                  Senator
                    Presidential candidate
                • Earlier Established Forms

                    Gaitán, Jorge Eliécer, 1902-1948Gaitán, Jorge Eliécer,1902-1948
                • Sources

                  • found: López Giraldo, F. El apostal desnudo, 1936.
                  • found: Encic. of Latin Amer., c1974: p. 244 (Gaitán, Jorge Eliécer (1898-1948)
                  • found: El 9 de abril en fotos, 1986: p. 12 (Jorge Eliécer Gaitán (1898-1948))
                  • found: LC manual auth. cd. (hdg.: Gaitán, Jorge Eliécer, 1902-1948; various ref. sources give birth date as 1898, 1902, and 1903; one source cites baptismal records for a Jorge Eliécer Gaitán b. in 1898 but mentions the practice of naming a surviving son after an heir who died young)
                  • found: His Escritos políticos, 1985: t.p. (Jorge Eliécer Gaitan) p. 4 of cover (b. in Bogotá Jan. 23, 1898; assassinated in Bogotá Apr. 9, 1948)
                  • found: Vásquez Higuera, J.C. Gaitán, 1992: p. 3 (Jorge Eliécer Gaitán Ayala)
                  • found: Gaitán, 2012: page 3, etc. (Jorge Eliécer Gaitán; born January 23, 1898 in Bogotá ; some sources list his birth as January 26, 1903; law degree from the Facultad de Derecho y Ciencias Políticas, Universidad Nacional de Colombia (1924); studied at the Real Universidad de Roma (1926-1927); congressman; senator; presidential candidate; former rector of the Universidad Libre; professor affiliated with the Universidad Nacional de Colombia; president of the Partido Liberal; mayor of Bogotá; Ministro de Educación Nacional; organized the political movement Unión Izquierdista Revolucionaria (UNIR); founded newspaper Unirismo; assassinated April 9, 1948)
                • Change Notes

                  • 1981-06-01: new
                  • 2016-06-11: revised
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