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us: Torrijos, Omar, 1929-1981


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    • us: Torrijos Herrera, Omar, 1929-1981
    • us: Herrera, Omar Torrijos, 1929-1981
    • us: Torrijos H., Omar (Torrijos Herrera), 1929-1981
    • us: Torrikhos, Omar, 1929-1981
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19270213
    • Death Date

        19810731
    • Birth Place

        Santiago, Panama
    • Associated Locale

        Panama
    • Gender

        male
  • Sources

    • found: His Una revolución diferente, 1972?
    • found: Greene, G. Getting to know the General, 1984: p. 9 (General Omar Torrijos Herrera d. 1981)
    • found: His Torrijos, 1986: p. 87-104 (Omar Torrijos Herrera; b. 2/13/1929 in Santiago de Veraguas (Panamá); d. 7/31/1981)
    • found: Conte-Porras, J. Diccionario biográfico de Panamá, 1975: p. 119 (Torrijos Herrera, Omar; b. 1927)
    • found: nuc88-92294: His Soy un soldado de América Latina, 1984 (hdg. on CU-BANC rept.: Torrijos Herrera, Omar, 1926- ; usage: Omar Torrijos H.)
    • found: Leonov, N.S. Omar Torrikhos, 1990.
    • found: Wikipedia WWW site, May 19, 2006 (under Omar Torrijos: Omar Efraín Torrijos Herrera; b. Feb. 13, 1929, Santiago, Veraguas; d. Aug. 1, 1981, in a plane crash; Panamanian army officer; leader of Panama, 1968-1981)
    • found: Britannica online, May 19, 2006 (Torrijos, Omar; b. Feb. 13, 1929, Santiago de Veragua, Panama; d. Aug. 1, 1981, near Penonomé; in full: Omar Torrijos Herrera; dictator-like leader of Panama (1968-78), who negotiated the Panama Canal treaties with the United States, leading to Panama's eventual assumption of control of the canal)
    • found: LC database, May 19, 2006 (hdg.: Torrijos Herrera, Omar, 1926- ; usage: Omar Torrijos [predominant form], Omar Torrijos Herrera)
    • notfound: Hedrick, B.C. Historical dict. of Panama, 1970;Who's who in Lat. Am., 1971.
  • Change Notes

    • 1981-12-24: new
    • 2013-08-20: revised
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