Fernando Arturo de Meriño

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Fernando Arturo de Meriño
Fernando Arturo Meriño.jpg
Coat of arms of the Dominican Republic.svg 21st President of the Dominican Republic
In office
September 1, 1880 – September 1, 1882
Preceded by Gregorio Luperón
Succeeded by Ulises Heureaux
Personal details
Born (1833-01-09)January 9, 1833
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Died August 20, 1906(1906-08-20) (age 73)
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Nationality Dominican
Political party Blue Party
Religion Catholic

Fernando Arturo de Meriño y Ramírez (born Santo Domingo, January 9, 1833 – August 20, 1906) was a Dominican priest and politician. He served as president of the Dominican Republic from September 1, 1880 until September 1, 1882. He was later made an archbishop.


  • Biography at the Enciclopedia Virtual Dominicana
Political offices
Preceded by
Gregorio Luperón
President of the Dominican Republic
Succeeded by
Ulises Heureaux