Philippe Sudré Dartiguenave

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Philippe Sudré Dartiguenave
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27th President of Haiti
In office
12 August 1915 – 15 May 1922
Preceded by Jean Vilbrun Guillaume Sam
Succeeded by Louis Borno
Personal details
Born (1863-04-06)6 April 1863
Anse-à-Veau, Haiti
Died 26 July 1926(1926-07-26) (aged 63)
Anse-à-Veau, Haiti
Nationality Haitian
Spouse(s) 1) Marie Luce Pierre-Jacques
2) Lunicia Maignan
Profession Lawyer

Philippe Sudré Dartiguenave (6 April 1863 – 26 July 1926) was a Haitian political figure.

Biography[edit]

Dartiguenave was a mulatto,[1] born on 6 April 1863. He served as president of Haïti from 12 August 1915 to 15 May 1922 in a government set up by the United States after its military occupation began on 27 July 1915 following an uprising which resulted in the death of President Jean Vilbrun Guillaume Sam.[2] He died on 26 July 1926.

References[edit]

  1. ^ The History of Haiti. Retrieved 4 March 2014. 
  2. ^ Weston 1972, p.217.
Preceded by
Jean Vilbrun Guillaume Sam
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President of Haïti

1915–1922
Succeeded by
Louis Borno