Cid Gomes

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Cid Gomes
Ministro Cid Gomes.jpg
59th Governor of Ceará
In office
January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2014
Vice Governor Domingos de Aguiar Filho
Preceded by Lúcio Alcântara[1]
Succeeded by Camilo Santana
Minister of Education of Brazil
In office
January 1, 2015 – March 18, 2015
President Dilma Rousseff
Preceded by José Henrique Paim
Succeeded by Renato Janine Ribeiro
Mayor of Sobral
In office
January 1, 1997 – December 31, 2004
Preceded by Aldenor Façanha Júnior
Succeeded by Leônidas Cristino
Personal details
Born April 27, 1963
Sobral, Ceará
Political party Democratic Labour Party
Spouse(s) Maria Célia Habib Gomes
Alma mater Universidade Federal do Ceará
Profession Engineer

Cid Ferreira Gomes (born April 27, 1963 in Sobral, Ceará) is a Brazilian politician, and a member of the Democratic Labour Party (PDT).

Gomes is the former Governor of Ceará.[2] During his governorship, his deputy governor was Francisco José Pinheiro. As of January 1, 2015 he was named Minister of Education of Brazil in the cabinet of Dilma Rousseff.[3]


  1. ^ pt:Lúcio Alcântara, Retrieved 2011-08-24[better source needed]
  2. ^ "Biografia" (in Portuguese). Governo do Estado do Ceará. Retrieved 2011-08-24.
  3. ^ Ministério da Educação (in Portuguese)