José Miguel de Velasco Franco

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José Miguel de Velasco
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4th President of Bolivia
In office
2 August 1828 – 18 December 1828
Vice President José Ramón de Loayza Pacheco
Preceded by José María Pérez de Urdininea
Succeeded by Pedro Blanco Soto
6th President of Bolivia
In office
1 January 1829 – 24 May 1829
Preceded by Pedro Blanco Soto
Succeeded by Andrés de Santa Cruz
2nd Vice President of Bolivia
In office
24 May 1829 – 23 July 1835
President Andrés de Santa Cruz
Preceded by José Ramón de Loayza Pacheco
Succeeded by Mariano Enrique Calvo
8th President of Bolivia
In office
22 February 1839 – 10 June 1841
Preceded by Andrés de Santa Cruz
Succeeded by Sebastián Ágreda
13th President of Bolivia
In office
18 January 1848 – 6 December 1848
Preceded by Eusebio Guilarte
Succeeded by Manuel Isidoro Belzu
Personal details
Born (1795-09-29)29 September 1795
Santa Cruz, Bolivia
Died 13 October 1859(1859-10-13) (aged 64)
Santa Cruz, Bolivia
Nationality Bolivian

José Miguel de Velasco Franco (29 September 1795 – 13 October 1859) served as Vice President of Bolivia for one time (1829-1835) and President of Bolivia four times (1828, 1829, 1839-1841 and 1848) more times than anyone else other than Víctor Paz Estenssoro. During the third, and longest, of these temporary periods in office he approved a new constitution for Bolivia.

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Political offices
Preceded by
José María Pérez de Urdininea
President of Bolivia
1828
Succeeded by
Pedro Blanco Soto
Preceded by
Pedro Blanco Soto
President of Bolivia
1829
Succeeded by
Andrés de Santa Cruz
Preceded by
José Ramón de Loayza Pacheco
Vice President of Bolivia
1829–1835
Succeeded by
Mariano Enrique Calvo
Preceded by
Andrés de Santa Cruz
President of Bolivia
1839–1841
Succeeded by
Sebastián Ágreda
Preceded by
Eusebio Guilarte
President of Bolivia
1848
Succeeded by
Manuel Isidoro Belzu