Politics Famous Politicians from Costa Rica

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List of notable or famous politicians from costa rica, with bios and photos, including the top politicians born in costa rica and even some popular politicians who immigrated to costa rica. If you're trying to find out the names of famous costa rica politicians then this list is the perfect resource for you. These politicians are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known politician from costa rica is included when available.

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Alberto Salom Echeverría

Alberto Salom Echeverría is a Costa Rican politician. He was a deputy with the Citizens' Action Party from 2006 to 2010 and is a the former governor of San José. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 61


Antonio Álvarez Desanti

Antonio Álvarez Desanti, is a Costa Rican businessman and politician, currently affiliated with the Partido Liberación Nacional in Costa Rica. During his political career Alvarez Desanti has served as minister of agriculture, minister of gobernacion, congressman and president of the Asamblea Legislativa. As a businessman he and his wife own the second biggest independent banana group in the country, and are involved in several other commercial areas such as finance and real estate. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 60

Birthplace: Costa Rica


Johnny Araya Monge

Johnny Francisco Araya Monge is a Costa Rican politician. He has been the mayor of the country's capital San José from 1998 to 2001 and again since 2003. Moreover, he was the Co-President of the United Cities and Local Governments from 2010 to 2013. He is a member of the National Liberation Party and its presidential candidate in the 2014 election. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 60

Birthplace: Palmares, Costa Rica

José Francisco de Peralta y López del Corral was a Costa Rican priest and politician. He was born in Cartago, Costa Rica, the son of José María de Peralta y La Vega and Ana Benita de Nava López del Corral. Peralta attended the University of León and was ordained as a pastor in León, Nicaragua in 1812. He was named a parish priest for the village Olocuilta, El Salvador. In 1822, Costa Rica elected Peralta to represent it in the First Constituent Congress of the Mexican Empire, but he did not attend the Congress, because he did not receive instruction from the municipal council of Cost Rican until September, too late to arrive before Iturbide abolished the Congress in October. In 1825, he was ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 58 (1786-1844)

Birthplace: Cartago, Costa Rica

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