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Juan Isidro Jimenes Pereyra : biography

1846 - 1919

Juan Isidro Jimenes Pereyra (1846–May 9, 1919) was a Dominican political figure. He served as the president of the Dominican Republic between 15 November 1899 and 2 May 1902, and again between 5 December 1914 and 7 May 1916.

Jimenez was one of the main leaders of the Los Bolos, Red party or Jimenistas, opposed to the Los Coludos or Horacistas, led by Horacio Vásquez.

He is buried in the Catedral de Santa María la Menor.

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