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Portugal

  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

CONSTITUTION AND GOVERNMENT. Portugal has been an independent state since the 12th century; until 1910 it was a monarchy. The last King was Manuel II of the house of Braganza-Coburg, born 15 Nov. 1889, died 2 July 1932. On 5 Oct. 1910 the republic was proclaimed with Dr Teófilo Braga as the provisional president (5 Oct. 1910 to 24 Aug. 1911). Thereafter there were duly elected presidents, as follows:

República Portuguesa

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1972

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