Carlos García y García
|Carlos García y García|
|Second Vice President of Peru|
28 July 1990 – 5 April 1992
|Preceded by||Luis Alva Castro|
|Succeeded by||César Paredes Canto|
|Died||10 May 2016|
|Political party||Change 90|
Carlos García y García (died 10 May 2016) was a Peruvian politician and Baptist pastor. He served as Second Vice President of Peru from 1990 to 1992 during the administration of President Alberto Fujimori.. Though García y García was a member of Fujimori's Change 90 political party, he publicly condemned Fujimori's coup and constitutional crisis, which took place on 5 April 1992.
García y García, a Baptist minister, also served as the President of the National Evangelical Council (Concilio Nacional Evangélico). In July 2002, García y García was awarded the Medalla de Honor del Congreso (Grand Officer) for his defense of democracy and the Constitution during the 1992 Peruvian constitutional crisis.
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