Elíseo Arango Ramos

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Elíseo Arango Ramos
Elíseo Arango Ramos.jpg
1923 photograph by Juan Nepomuceno Gómez.
4th Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations
In office
President Laureano Gómez Castro
Preceded by Fernando Londoño y Londoño
Succeeded by Carlos Echeverri Cortés
Colombian Minister of Foreign Affairs
In office
President Mariano Ospina Pérez
Preceded by Eduardo Zuleta Ángel
Succeeded by Evaristo Sourdis Juliao
Personal details
Born (1900-04-16)16 April 1900
Bagadó, Chocó, Colombia
Died 17 December 1977(1977-12-17) (aged 77)
Bogotá, D.C., Colombia
Nationality Colombian
Political party Conservative
Spouse(s) Mercedes Roa Cervantes
Alma mater Our Lady of the Rosary University
University of Paris
Profession Lawyer, Economist

Elíseo Arango Ramos (16 April 1900 – 17 December 1977)[1] was a Colombian lawyer and diplomat who served as the fourth Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations and as Minister of Foreign Affairs. A Conservative Party ideologue and politician, he was part of the far-right group known as "Los Leopardos" (The Leopards).[2]


  1. ^ Historia de la Cancillería de San Carlos, Vol. 2 [History of the San Carlos Chancellery, Vol. 2] (National government publication) (in Spanish). Bogotá: National Printing Office of Colombia. 1983. OCLC 11113042. 
  2. ^ Pérez Silva, Vicente (December 2000). "Garra y perfil del grupo de Los Leopardos" [Force and Profile of the Group known as "The Leopards"]. Revista Credencial Historia (in Spanish). Bogotá: Luis Ángel Arango Library (132). Retrieved 2010-12-23. 

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