As per our current Database, Hugo Banzer has been died on May 5, 2002 (age 75).
When Hugo Banzer die, Hugo Banzer was 75 years old.
|Popular As||Hugo Banzer|
|Age||75 years old|
|Born||May 10, 1926 (Bolivia)|
Hugo Banzer’s zodiac sign is Taurus. According to astrologers, Taurus is practical and well-grounded, the sign harvests the fruits of labor. They feel the need to always be surrounded by love and beauty, turned to the material world, hedonism, and physical pleasures. People born with their Sun in Taurus are sensual and tactile, considering touch and taste the most important of all senses. Stable and conservative, this is one of the most reliable signs of the zodiac, ready to endure and stick to their choices until they reach the point of personal satisfaction.
Hugo Banzer was born in the Year of the Tiger. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Tiger are authoritative, self-possessed, have strong leadership qualities, are charming, ambitious, courageous, warm-hearted, highly seductive, moody, intense, and they’re ready to pounce at any time. Compatible with Horse or Dog.
During the 1970s, Banzer governed his native Bolivia as a military dictator. After forming the right-wing Nationalist Democratic Action party, he was constitutionally elected to his second term as President (which lasted from 1997 until 2001).
After training at military institutions in several different countries, he served as Bolivian Minister of Education and Culture under the presidential administration of his friend Rene Barrientos.
During his democratic presidency, he launched a program to fight drug trafficking in Bolivia.
His marriage to Yolanda Prada de Banzer resulted in five children.
Banzer began his dictatorship after staging a coup against the government of leftist President Juan Jose Torres.