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List of Presidents of Peru

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Established in the Constitution of 1993, the President of the Republic is the Chief of the State and represents the republic in official international matters. The presidential term is five years; incumbents cannot be re-elected for a second consecutive term. The official name is Constitutional President of the Republic.

Durings its more than 180 years of independence, Peru has been ruled by the military leaders who fought for independence, the leaders of the War of the Pacific, representatives of the aristocracy, and democratically-elected leaders. Also, the history of the presidency has involved civil wars, coups and violence. More than once, several individuals claimed the right to be president at the same time.

Different titles have been used, such as "Protector of Peru" (used by San Martin), "Liberator of Peru" (used by Bolivar) and "Supreme Protector" (by Santa Cruz).

The following table contains a list of the individuals who have served as president of Peru.


TenurePresidentNotes
18211822José de San MartínProtector of Peru
18221823José La MarPresident of the Government Junta
1823Manuel Salazar y BaquíjanoProvisional
1823José de la Riva AgüeroPresident of the Republic
18231824José Bernardo de Tagle, Marquis of Torre-TagleSupreme Delegate
18241826Simón BolívarLiberator of Peru
18261827Andrés de Santa CruzPresident of the Government Council
18271829José La MarPresident of the Republic
18291833Agustín GamarraPresident of the Republic
1834Pedro Pablo BermúdezProvisional Supreme Ruler
18341835Luis José de OrbegosoPresident of the Republic
18351836Felipe Santiago SalaverrySupreme Ruler
18361838Andrés de Santa CruzSupreme Protector
18381841Agustín GamarraPresident of the Republic
1841Manuel MenéndezPresident of the Government Counsil
1842Juan Crisóstomo Torricoprovisional
18421843Francisco Vidalprovisional
1843Domingo Elíasprovisional
18431844Domingo NietoPresident of the Government Junta
1844Justo Figueroaacting
1844Manuel Ignacio de VivancoSupreme Director
18451851Ramón CastillaPresident of the Republic
18511855José Rufino EcheniquePresident of the Republic
18551862Ramón CastillaPresident of the Republic
18621863Miguel de San RománPresident of the Republic
18631865Juan Antonio PezetPresident of the Republic
18651868Mariano Ignacio PradoPresident of the Republic
1868Pedro Diez CansecoProvisional
18681872José BaltaPresident of the Republic
1872Tomás GutiérrezDictator
1872Mariano Herencia ZevallosProvisional
18721876Manuel PardoPresident of the Republic (First civilian to hold presidential office)
18761879Mariano Ignacio PradoPresident of the Republic
1879Luis La PuertaProvisional
18791881Nicolás de PiérolaPresident of the Republic
1881Francisco García CalderónProvisional
18811883Lizardo MonteroProvisional
18831886Miguel IglesiasPresident of the Republic
1886Antonio ArenasProvisional
18861890Andrés Avelino CáceresPresident of the Republic
18901894Remigio Morales BermúdezPresident of the Republic
1894Justiniano BorgoñoProvisional
18941895Andrés Avelino CáceresPresident of the Republic
18951899Nicolás de PiérolaPresident of the Republic
18991903Eduardo López de RomañaPresident of the Republic
19031904Manuel CandamoPresident of the Republic
1904Serapio CalderónProvisional
19041908José Pardo y BarredaPresident of the Republic
19081912Augusto B. Leguía y SalcedoPresident of the Republic
19121914Guillermo BillinghurstPresident of the Republic
19141915Óscar BenavidesPresident of the Republic
19151919José Pardo y BarredaPresident of the Republic
19191930Augusto B. Leguía y SalcedoPresident of the Republic
1930Manuel María Ponce BroussetPresident of the Republic
19301931Luis Miguel Sánchez Cerro1st President of the Provisional Government Junta
1931Ricardo Leoncio Elías Arias2th President of the Provisional Government Junta
1931Gustavo Jiménez3td President of the Provisional Government Junta
1931David Samanez OcampoPresident of the Southern Junta
19311933Luis Miguel Sánchez CerroPresident of the Republic
19331939Óscar BenavidesPresident of the Republic
19391945Manuel Prado y UgartechePresident of the Republic
19451948José Luis Bustamante y RiveroPresident of the Republic
19481950Manuel OdríaPresident of the Republic
1950Zenón Noriega AgüeroPresident of the Republic
19501956Manuel OdríaPresident of the Republic
19561962Manuel Prado y UgartechePresident of the Republic
19621963Ricardo Pérez GodoyFirst President of the Military Junta
1963Nicolás Lindley2th President of the Military Junta
19631968Fernando Belaúnde TerryPresident of the Republic
19681975Juan Velasco AlvaradoFirst President of the Government of the Armed Forces
19751980Francisco Morales BermúdezSecond President of the Government of the Armed Forces
19801985Fernando Belaúnde TerryPresident of the Republic
19851990Alan García PérezPresident of the Republic
19902001Alberto FujimoriPresident of the Republic
2001Valentín PaniaguaPresident of a United Government and National Reconciliation
20012006Alejandro ToledoPresident of the Republic


See also

es:Presidentes del Perú fr:Liste des présidents du Pérou pl:Prezydenci Peru pt:Lista de Presidentes do Peru

zh:秘魯總統列表
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