Augusto Espinosa Valderrama

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Augusto Espinosa Valderrama
Official UN photo of Augusto Espinosa Valderrama.
Official UN photo of Augusto Espinosa Valderrama.
17th Colombia Ambassador to United Kingdom
In office
29 November 1982 – 16 January 1985
President Belisario Betancur Cuartas
Preceded by Diego Andrés Restrepo Londoño
Succeeded by Bernardo Ramírez Rodríguez
Senator of Colombia
In office
20 July 1978 – 29 November 1982
In office
20 July 1962 – 14 September 1970
In office
20 July 1958 – 7 August 1958
Member of the Chamber of Representatives of Colombia
In office
20 July 1974 – 20 July 1978
Constituency Santander Department
13th Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations
In office
14 September 1970 – 13 September 1973
President Misael Pastrana Borrero
Preceded by Joaquín Vallejo Arbeláez
Succeeded by Aurelio Caicedo Ayerbe
9th Colombian Minister of Agriculture
In office
7 August 1958 – 23 March 1959
President Alberto Lleras Camargo
Preceded by Jorge Mejía Salazar
Succeeded by Gilberto Arango Londoño
President of the Senate of Colombia
In office
20 July 1963 – 20 July 1964
Personal details
Born (1919-06-05)5 June 1919
Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia
Died 1986 (aged 74)
Nationality Colombian
Political party Liberal
Spouse(s) Myriam Silva
Relations Abdón Espinosa Valderrama (brother)
Children Augusto Espinosa Silva
Javier Espinosa Silva
Daniel F Espinosa Silva
Alma mater National University of Colombia (LLD)
Profession Lawyer

Augusto Espinosa Valderrama (5 June 1919 — 1986) was a Colombian lawyer and politician who served as Liberal Party Representative, Senator and President of the Senate in the Congress of Colombia. He also served as the 13th Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations, and as the 17th Ambassador of Colombia to the United Kingdom.[1][2]

Selected works[edit]

  • Espinosa Valderrama, Augusto (1986). Jordan Flórez, Fernando, ed. Escritos Políticos y Económicos: 1942-1958 [Political and Economic Writings: 1942-1958] (National government publication) (in Spanish). Bogotá: Office of the Comptroller General of Colombia. OCLC 16658092. 
  • Espinosa Valderrama, Augusto (1986). Reflexiones Para El Cambio [Reflections For Change] (Book) (in Spanish). Bogotá: Editora Guadalupe. ISBN 978-958-608-034-7. OCLC 15092272. 
  • Espinosa Valderrama, Augusto (1985). Economía y Paz [Economy and Peace] (Speech) (in Spanish). Bogotá: Editora Guadalupe. ISBN 978-958-608-021-7. OCLC 181643971. 
  • Espinosa Valderrama, Augusto (1967). Filosofía y Programas del Liberalismo Colombiana [Philosophy and Programs of Colombian Liberalism] (Conference) (in Spanish). Bogotá. OCLC 43316339. 
  • Espinosa Valderrama, Augusto (1942). El Pensamiento Económico y Político en Colombia: Apuntes Sobre Su Evolución [The Economic and Political Mindset in Colombia: Notes On Their Evolution] (Thesis) (in Spanish). Bucaramanga: Imprenta del Departamento de Santander. OCLC 12096405. 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "In Memoriam: Augusto Espinosa Valderrama". Guión (in Spanish). Bogotá (471-482): 30. 1986. OCLC 4289084. 
  2. ^ González Díaz, Andrés (1982). "Alberto Lleras Camargo". Ministros del siglo XX, Vol. 2 [Minister of the 20th Century, Vol, 2] (in Spanish). Luis Ángel Arango Library. Retrieved 2010-12-31.