Luiz Henrique da Silveira

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Luiz Henrique da Silveira
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Senator from Santa Catarina
In office
January 1, 2011 – May 10, 2015
Governor of Santa Catarina
In office
January 1, 2003 – April 9, 2006
Preceded by Esperidião Amin
Succeeded by Eduardo Pinho Moreira
Governor of Santa Catarina
In office
January 1, 2007 – March 25, 2010
Preceded by Eduardo Pinho Moreira
Succeeded by Leonel Pavan
Minister of Science and Technology
In office
23 October 1987 – 29 July 1988
Preceded by Renato Archer
Succeeded by Luiz André Rico Vicente (acting)
Ralph Biasi
Personal details
Born (1940-02-25)February 25, 1940
Blumenau, Santa Catarina
Died May 10, 2015(2015-05-10) (aged 75)
Itapema, Santa Catarina
Political party Brazilian Democratic Movement Party
Profession Lawyer

Luiz Henrique da Silveira (February 25, 1940 – May 10, 2015) was a Brazilian politician and lawyer. He represented Santa Catarina in the Federal Senate from 2011 to 2015. He was governor of Santa Catarina from 2003 to 2006 and 2007 to 2010. He was a member of the Brazilian Democratic Movement Party.[1]

He died of a heart attack on May 10, 2015 in Itapema.[2]