Francisco Gregorio Billini

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Francisco Gregorio Billini
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Coat of arms of the Dominican Republic.svg 23rd President of the Dominican Republic
In office
September 1, 1884 – May 16, 1885
Preceded by Ulises Heureaux
Succeeded by Alejandro Woss y Gil
Coat of arms of the Dominican Republic.svg 10th Vice President of the Dominican Republic
In office
1878–1882
Preceded by Juan Isidro Ortea y Kennedy
Succeeded by Casimiro Nemesio de Moya
Personal details
Born (1844-04-25)April 25, 1844
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Died November 28, 1898(1898-11-28) (aged 54)
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Nationality Dominican
Political party Blue Party
Religion Catholic

Francisco Gregorio Billini (April 25, 1844 - November 28, 1898 in Santo Domingo) was a Dominican writer, pedagogue, and politician. He served as president of the Dominican Republic in name from September 1, 1884 until May 16, 1885. In fact, dictator Ulises Heureaux exercised real power behind the scenes.

References[edit]

  • Biography at the Enciclopedia Virtual Dominicana