Anselmo José Braamcamp

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Anselmo José Braamcamp

Anselmo José Braamcamp, 1887 (London, Maclure & Co.).png
36th Prime Minister of Portugal
In office
1 June 1879 – 23 March 1881
MonarchLouis I
Preceded byFontes Pereira de Melo
Succeeded byAntónio Rodrigues Sampaio
Minister of the Kingdom
In office
21 February 1862 – 16 January 1864
MonarchLouis I
Personal details
Born(1817-10-23)23 October 1817
Lisbon, Portugal
Died13 November 1885(1885-11-13) (aged 68)
Lisbon, Portugal
Political partyProgressive Party
Alma materUniversity of Coimbra

Anselmo José Braamcamp de Almeida Castelo Branco (23 October 1817 – 13 November 1885) was a Portuguese politician of the Constitutional Monarchy era. He was the leader of the Historic Party (later, the Progressive Party), Minister of the Kingdom and, between 1879 and 1880, Head of Government (President of the Council of Ministers).


Political offices
Preceded by
Fontes Pereira de Melo
Prime Minister of Portugal
(President of the
Council of Ministers)

Succeeded by
Rodrigues Sampaio