Carlos Durán Cartín

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Dr. Carlos Durán
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Acting President of Costa Rica
In office
7 November 1889 – May 8, 1890
Preceded by Bernardo Soto
Succeeded by José Joaquín Rodríguez
Personal details
Born 12 November 1852
San José
Died 23 November 1924
San José

Carlos Durán Cartín, an accomplished doctor of medicine who had trained in London, was acting President of Costa Rica for a period of six months from 1889 to 1890, during the administration of President Bernardo Soto, who never resigned but didn't come back to office until the end of his term.