Jaime Castro Castro

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Jaime Castro Castro
Mayor of Bogotá
In office
June 1, 1992 – January 1, 1995
Preceded by Sonia Durán de Infante
Succeeded by Antanas Mockus
Senator of Colombia
In office
July 20, 1990 – October 25, 1990
In office
July 20, 1978 – July 20, 1984
Colombian Minister of Government
In office
July 20, 1984 – August 7, 1986
President Belisario Betancur
Preceded by Rodrigo Escobar Navia
Succeeded by Fernando Cepeda Ulloa
Colombia Ambassador to Italy
In office
President Alfonso López Michelsen
Preceded by Luis Carlos Galán
Succeeded by José Manuel Rivas Sacconi
Colombian Minister of Justice
In office
April 13, 1973 – August 7, 1974
President Misael Pastrana Borrero
Preceded by Miguel Escobar Méndez
Succeeded by Alberto Santofimio
Personal details
Born (1938-03-28) March 28, 1938 (age 77)
Moniquirá, Boyacá, Colombia
Nationality Colombian
Political party Liberal
Alma mater Our Lady of the Rosary University
Profession Lawyer
Religion Roman Catholic
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Castro and the second or maternal family name is Castro.

Jaime Castro Castro (March 28, 1938) is a Colombian lawyer and politician, who served as Mayor of Bogotá from 1992 to 1994. A Liberal, he has also served as Delegate to the Constituent Assembly of 1991, Senator of Colombia, Minister of Government under President Belisario Betancur, Colombian Minister of Justice under President Misael Pastrana.[1]


  1. ^ González Díaz, Andrés (1982). Ministros del Siglo XX, Vol. 2 [Ministers of the 20th Century, Vol 2.]. Colección Presidencia de la República (in Spanish). Bogotá: Imprenta Nacional. OCLC 253985471. Retrieved September 2010.