Jóvito Villalba

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Jóvito Villalba
Punto Fijo Pact.jpg
Signers of Punto Fijo Pact, from left to Right: Rafael Caldera, Jóvito Villalba and Rómulo Betancourt
Personal details
Born (1908-03-23)March 23, 1908
Pampatar, Nueva Esparta
Died July 8, 1989(1989-07-08) (aged 81)
Caracas, Venezuela
Spouse(s) Elsa Vera Fortique (Div.)
Ismenia Villalba
Profession lawyer, politician
Religion Roman Catholic

Jóvito Villalba Gutiérrez (March 23, 1908 - July 8, 1989), was a Venezuelan lawyer and politician, member of the Generation of 1928, founder of the party URD (Democratic Republican Union) and signer of the Punto Fijo Pact.


Party political offices
Preceded by
Wolfgang Larrazábal (1958)
URD presidential candidate
1963 (lost)
Succeeded by
Miguel Ángel Burelli Rivas (1968)