Joseph Davilmar Théodore

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Joseph Davilmar Théodore
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23rd President of Haiti
In office
7 November 1914 – 22 February 1915
Preceded byOreste Zamor
Succeeded byJean Vilbrun Guillaume Sam
Personal details
Born1847
Fort-Liberté, Haiti[citation needed]
Died13 January 1917
Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Joseph Davilmar Théodore (1847–1917) was President of Haiti from 7 November 1914 to 22 February 1915. Born in the town of Ennery[citation needed] in the northern half of the country, he began his career in the military, and organized the cacao farmers of the north in the revolt against President Oreste Zamor. His inability to pay the farmers as he had promised for participating in the rebellion soon led to his resignation in favor of Jean Vilbrun Guillaume Sam. Théodore served as the President of the Senate of Haiti in 1910s.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Oreste Zamor
President of Haïti
1914–1915
Succeeded by
Jean Vilbrun Guillaume Sam