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Manuel Blanco Encalada
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Manuel Blanco Encalada

Manuel Blanco Encalada (April 21, 1790, Buenos AiresSeptember 5, 1876 Santiago de Chile) was a Chilean political figure, an Admiral and Chile's first President (1826). Image File history File links 250px-ManuelBlancoEncalada. ... Image File history File links 250px-ManuelBlancoEncalada. ... April 21 is the 111th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (112th in leap years). ... 1790 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Buenos Aires (Good Airs in Spanish, originally Ciudad de la Santísima Trinidad y Puerto de Santa María de los Buenos Aires meaning City of the Holy Trinity and Port of Saint Mary of the Fair Winds) is the capital of Argentina and its largest city and port, as... September 5 is the 248th day of the year (249th in leap years). ... 1876 (MDCCCLXXVI) is a leap year starting on Saturday. ... Satellite image of Santiago Santiago (full form Santiago de Chile) is the capital of Chile. ... A politician is an individual involved in politics, sometimes this may include political scientists. ... The oldest surviving photograph, Nicéphore Niépce, circa 1826 1826 (MDCCCXXVI) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ...


Blanco Encalada was trained for the navy in Spain. Later, he joined the Chilean revolutionaries, where he served with distinction under Lord Cochrane and rose to rank of Admiral and commander of the Chilean forces in (1825), where he participated in the capture of Chiloe. For two months in the following year, he became President of the Republic. Later, he joined the wars against the Peruvian-Bolivian Confederation and Spain (18651866). Later he became Governor of Valparaíso and minister to France. 1825 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Chilo Island (Spanish: Isla de Chilo , or Isla Grande de Chilo ) is an island off the Pacific coast of South America, part of Chile. ... Capital Tacna Created 1836 Dissolved 1839 Demonym Peru-bolivian The Peru-Bolvian Confederacy was a short-lived state that existed in South America between the years 1836 and 1839. ... 1865 (MDCCCLXV) is a common year starting on Sunday. ... 1866 (MDCCCLXVI) is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar. ... Port of Valparaíso, Chile Valparaíso is one of the main seaports of Chile, on the Pacific Ocean, and the capital of the Valparaíso Region. ...

Preceded by:
none
President of Chile
1826–1826
Succeeded by:
Ramón Freire


Flag of the President of Chile The President of Chile is both the chief of state and the head of government. ... Ramón Freire Serrano (1787 – 1851) was a Chilean political figure. ...

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Blanco Encalada | Freire | Pinto Díaz | Prieto | Bulnes | Montt Torres | Pérez | Errázuriz Zañartu | Pinto Garmendia | Santa María | Balmaceda | Montt Álvarez | Errázuriz Echaurren | Riesco | Montt Montt | Barros Luco | Sanfuentes | Alessandri Palma | Figueroa | Ibáñez del Campo | Montero | Aguirre Cerda | Ríos | González Videla | Alessandri Rodríguez | Frei Montalva | Allende | Pinochet | Aylwin | Frei Ruiz-Tagle | Lagos | Bachelet

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Ambrosio O'Higgins (1972 words)
In August, 1818, a convoy was on its way from Spain to the aid of Osorio, but O'Higgins organized a naval force under Manuel Blanco Encalada (q.
On 23 March O'Higgins arrived in Santiago, where, resuming his authority, he prepared for the defence of the country, and on 4 April the independent army totally defeated the Spaniards at Maipo.
In August, 1818, a convoy was on its way from Spain to the aid of Osorio, but O'Higgins organized a naval force tinder Manuel Blanco Encalada (q.
CHILEAN CIVIL WAR (1891) - Online Information article about CHILEAN CIVIL WAR (1891) (0 words)
The first shot was fired, on the 16th of January, by the " Blanco " at the Valparaiso batteries, and landing parties from the warships engaged small parties of See also:
October 1879 the " Huascar " was brought to action off Angamos by the " Blanco Encalada," and the " Almirante Cochrane." Grau was outmatched as hopelessly and made as brave a fight as Prat at Iquique.
Manuel Baquedano, lost 2000 out of 8500 on the field.
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