René Schick

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

René Schick Gutiérrez (23 November 1909 – 3 August 1966) was the 71st President of Nicaragua from 1 May 1963 to 3 August 1966, but was considered a puppet politician of Luis Somoza. He was born in León, Nicaragua and was a relative of his successor Lorenzo Guerrero, the 72nd President of Nicaragua. He previously served as Foreign Minister from 1961 to 1962. He died, aged 56, in Managua.

Political offices
Preceded by
Luis Somoza
President of Nicaragua
1963-1966
Succeeded by
Orlando Montenegro