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Encyclopedia > Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves
Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves
Vice-President: Afonso Augusto Moreira Pena
Date of birth: July 7, 1848
Place of birth: Guaratinguetá, São Paulo
Date of death: January 16, 1919
Place of death: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro
Party: Paulista Republican Party - PRP

Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves (July 7, 1848 - January 16, 1919) was a Brazilian politician. President of São Paulo province in 1887 and an economic minister in the 1890s, Rodrigues Alves was elected president of Brazil in 1902 and completed his term in 1906. He remodeled the then Brazilian capital, Rio de Janeiro. He was again elected president in 1918 but did not take the oath of office due to his bout with the Spanish flu. He was succeeded by his vice-president, Delfim Moreira. President Rodrigues Alves Image from National Archive of Brazil. ... Categories: Brazil-related stubs | People stubs ... July 7 is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 177 days remaining. ... 1848 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Guaratinguetá is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. ... The title of this article contains the character ã. Where it is unavailable or not desired, the name may be represented as Sao Paulo. ... January 16 is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Ipanema beach, in the South Zone, immortalised by Tom Jobim and Vinicius de Morais song The Girl from Ipanema Rio de Janeiro (meaning River of January in Portuguese), pron. ... Ipanema beach, in the South Zone, immortalised by Tom Jobim and Vinicius de Morais song The Girl from Ipanema Rio de Janeiro (meaning River of January in Portuguese), pron. ... July 7 is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 177 days remaining. ... 1848 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... January 16 is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... The title of this article contains the character ã. Where it is unavailable or not desired, the name may be represented as Sao Paulo. ... 1887 (MDCCCLXXXVII) is a common year starting on Saturday (click on link for calendar). ... The 1890s were sometimes referred to as the Mauve Decade, because William Henry Perkins aniline dye allowed the widespread use of that colour in fashion, and also as the Gay Nineties, under the then-current usage of the word gay which referred simply to merriment and frivolity, with no... 1902 (MCMII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1906 (MCMVI) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Ipanema beach, in the South Zone, immortalised by Tom Jobim and Vinicius de Morais song The Girl from Ipanema Rio de Janeiro (meaning River of January in Portuguese), pron. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... The Spanish Flu Pandemic, also known as La Grippe Espagnole, or La Pesadilla, was an unusually severe and deadly strain of avian influenza, a viral infectious disease, that killed some 50 million to 100 million people worldwide over about a year in 1918 and 1919 [1]. It is thought to... Categories: Brazil-related stubs | Presidents of Brazil | People stubs ...


A native of the city of Guaratinguetá, he graduated from Law School in the College of the Plaza of San Francisco,the class of 1870. His public career started as councilman in his native city, from 1866 to 1870. He became prosecutor in 1870. In 1879 he became provincial member of the house of representatives until 1872. Still in the Empire, he occupied the position of President of the Province of São Paulo, since 1887 and until 1888. With the Republic, he was constituent member of the house of representatives and representative (1891/1893). He occupied the position of Secretary of the Treasury twice, 1891/1892 and 1894/1896. His first mandate as president of São Paulo (May 1, 1900 to February 13, 1902) was completed by his vice one. He was candidate to the Presidency of the Republic and then chosen for governing Brazil from 1902 to 1906 as ninth president of the State. He distinguished himself as great improving city planner and public financier of the State. He applied his experience in the reurbanization of the capital of the Republic. He passed away in Rio De Janeiro, in 1919, not being able to assume the presidency of the Republic for a new period he was elected. Guaratinguetá is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. ... May 1 is the 121st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (122nd in leap years). ... 1900 (MCM) is a common year starting on Monday. ... February 13 is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1902 (MCMII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ...

Preceded by:
Manoel Ferraz de Campos Salles
President of Brazil
1902–1906
Succeeded by:
Afonso Augusto Moreira Pena
Preceded by:
Fernando Prestes de Albuquerque
President of São Paulo
1900–1902
Succeeded by:
Bernardino José de Campos Júnior
Preceded by:
Manoel Joaquim de Albuquerque Lins
President of São Paulo
1912–1916
Succeeded by:
Altino Arantes Marques

See also: List of Presidents of Brazil Manuel Ferraz de Campos Salles (February 15, 1841 _ June 28, 1913) Brazilian politician. ... See also List of Presidents of Brazil The President of the Federal Republic of Brazil is the head of state and head of government of Brazil. ... Categories: Brazil-related stubs | People stubs ... President is a title held by many leaders of organizations, companies, universities, and countries. ... The title of this article contains the character ã. Where it is unavailable or not desired, the name may be represented as Sao Paulo. ... President is a title held by many leaders of organizations, companies, universities, and countries. ... The title of this article contains the character ã. Where it is unavailable or not desired, the name may be represented as Sao Paulo. ... Altino Arantes Marques (Batatais, São Paulo, Brazil) was a President of São Paulo. ... This is a list of Presidents of Brazil. ...


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Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves at AllExperts (369 words)
Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves (July 7, 1848 - January 16, 1919) was a Brazilian politician.
Rodrigues Alves was elected president of Brazil in 1902 and completed his term in 1906.
He died in Rio De Janeiro, in 1919, not being able to assume the presidency of the Republic for the new term to which he had been elected.
RODRIGUES ALVES, Francisco de Paula @ Archontology.org: presidents, kings, prime ministers, biography, database (705 words)
The son of a Portuguese merchant and landowner, Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves graduated from the Faculty of Law in São Paulo (1870).
Rodrigues Alves resigned his seat in the Senate to join the cabinet of Prudente de Morais as finance minister (15 Nov 1894 - 20 Nov 1896) and then returned to the Senate (1897-1900).
However, Rodrigues Alves was unable to take the oath of office as he contracted the "Spanish" influenza and on 15 Nov 1818 vice president Delfim Moreira assumed the presidency.
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