José María Orellana
|José María Orellana Pinto|
|José María Orellana's portrait on a Q1 bill|
President of the Republic of Guatemala
Orellana Pinto was born in El Jícaro, department of El Progreso, was a general of the Guatemalan army. He took possession after a coup d'état against then president Carlos Herrera, and had himself elected as president the next year. His father was Esteban Orellana and his mother Leonor Pinto.
Orellana Pinto died in office in 1926.
President of Guatemala