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 byGregorio Luperón
Succeeded byUlises Heureaux
Personal details
Born(1833-01-09)January 9, 1833
Antonsí, Ozama Department, Island of Haiti (now in the Dominican Republic)
Died(1906-08-20)August 20, 1906 (age 73)
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
NationalityDominican
Political partyBlue Party

Fernando Arturo de Meriño y Ramírez (January 9, 1833 in Antonsí – 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.

References[edit]

  • Biography at the Enciclopedia Virtual Dominicana

External links and additional sources[edit]

  • Cheney, David M. "Archdiocese of Santo Domingo". Catholic-Hierarchy.org. Retrieved March 25, 2018. (for Chronology of Bishops)self-published
  • Chow, Gabriel. "Metropolitan Archdiocese of Santo Domingo". GCatholic.org. Retrieved March 25, 2018. (for Chronology of Bishops)self-published
Political offices
Preceded by
Gregorio Luperón
President of the Dominican Republic
1880–1882
Succeeded by
Ulises Heureaux
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Bienvenido Monzón y Martín
Archbishop of Santo Domingo
1885–1906
Succeeded by
Adolfo Alejandro Nouel