Carlos Soublette

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Carlos Soublette
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President of Venezuela
In office
11 March 1837 – 1 February 1839
Preceded by José María Carreño
Succeeded by José Antonio Páez
President of Venezuela
In office
28 January 1843 – 1 March 1847
Preceded by José Antonio Páez
Succeeded by José Tadeo Monagas
49th Minister of Foreign Affairs of Venezuela
In office
24 February 1858 – 4 April 1859
President Julián Castro
Preceded by Luis Sanojo
Succeeded by Pedro de las Casas
Personal details
Born (1789-12-15)15 December 1789
La Guaira, Vargas
Died 11 February 1870(1870-02-11) (aged 80)
Spouse(s) Olalla Buroz y Tovar
Religion Roman Catholic
Military service
Service/branch Venezuelan Patriotic Army
Years of service 1810-1830 (active)
Rank Divisional General

Carlos Soublette (15 December 1789 – 11 February 1870) was President of Venezuela 1837-1839 and 1843–1847, and a hero of the Venezuelan War of Independence.[1][2]

Personal life[edit]

Soublette was married to Olalla Buroz y Tovar, who served as First Lady of Venezuela from 1837–1839 and 1843–1847.[citation needed]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ (Spanish) Carlos Soublette Archived 16 July 2011 at the Wayback Machine. — Official biography.
  2. ^ (Spanish) Carlos Soublette Biography
Political offices
Preceded by
José María Carreño
President of Venezuela
1837 – 1839
Succeeded by
José Antonio Páez
Preceded by
José Antonio Páez
President of Venezuela
1843 – 1847
Succeeded by
José Tadeo Monagas