Luis Arturo González López

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Luis Arturo González López (1900, Zacapa – 11 November 1965) was a politician in Guatemala and the acting President of Guatemala on an interim basis, from 27 July 1957 to 24 October 1957. González replaced assassinated Carlos Castillo Armas. The work of his government was focused on trying to call new elections. Before assuming the presidency he studied law and was a member of the Supreme Court from 1945 to 1951.[1] He died 11 November 1965 in Guatemala City.


Political offices
Preceded by
Carlos Castillo Armas
Military Junta
President of Guatemala
Succeeded by
Óscar Mendoza
(Military Junta)