Aurélio de Lira Tavares

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Aurélio de Lira Tavares
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President of Brazil
In office
31 August 1969 – 30 October 1969
Vice President None
Preceded by Artur da Costa e Silva
Succeeded by Garrastazu Médici
Member of the Military Junta
In office
31 August 1969 – 30 October 1969
Preceded by Artur da Costa e Silva
as President
Succeeded by Garrastazu Médici
as President
Personal details
Born Aurélio de Lira Tavares
7 November 1905
João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil
Died 18 November 1998 (aged 93)
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro. Brazil

Aurélio de Lira Tavares (7 November 1905 in João Pessoa – 18 November 1998) was a general in the Brazilian Army. He was one of the military in the joint military board that ruled Brazil between the illness of Artur da Costa e Silva in August 1969 and the investiture ceremony of Emílio Garrastazú Médici in October of that same year.

See also: List of Presidents of Brazil

Political offices
Preceded by
Artur da Costa e Silva
Member of the Military Junta
alongside
Augusto Rademaker and Márcio Melo

1969
Succeeded by
Emílio Garrastazú Médici