Belisario Porras Barahona

1856 - 1942

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Belisario Porras Barahona (28 November 1856 – 28 August 1942) was a Panamanian journalist and politician. He served three terms as President of Panama between 1912 and 1924. Porras was born in Las Tablas, on the thirty-fifth anniversary of Panama's declaration of independence from Spain. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Belisario Porras Barahona has received more than 27,196 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Belisario Porras Barahona is the 12,947th most popular politician, the 25th most popular biography from Panama and the 15th most popular Panamanian Politician.

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Among politicians, Belisario Porras Barahona ranks 12,947 out of 15,710Before him are Sam Webb, Li Changchun, Sheikh Abdullah, Billy Cunningham, Ricardo Samper, and Mihri Müşfik Hanım. After him are Francisco Javier Echeverría, Luis José de Orbegoso, Aly Lotfy Mahmoud, H. R. Haldeman, Maia Sandu, and Ayesha Gaddafi.

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Among people born in 1856, Belisario Porras Barahona ranks 99Before him are Dragutin Gorjanović-Kramberger, Wilhelm Geiger, Willem Kes, Wovoka, Anton Aškerc, and Alfred Deakin. After him are Edward Goodrich Acheson, Manuel Allendesalazar y Muñoz de Salazar, Friedrich Kluge, Yuly Shokalsky, Jens Bratlie, and William Wallace Denslow. Among people deceased in 1942, Belisario Porras Barahona ranks 166Before him are Frank Irons, Hernando Siles Reyes, Mahadev Desai, John Goodall, Pranas Dovydaitis, and Sidney Fox. After him are Racho Petrov, Joaquín Sánchez de Toca, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, May Robson, Renia Spiegel, and Clinton Hart Merriam.

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Among people born in Panama, Belisario Porras Barahona ranks 25 out of 59Before him are Ricardo Maduro (1946), Jorge Dely Valdés (1967), Eric Arturo Delvalle (1937), Ernesto Pérez Balladares (1946), Martín Torrijos (1963), and Jorge Illueca (1918). After him are Lloyd La Beach (1922), Pablo Arosemena (1836), Julio Dely Valdés (1967), Mariano Rivera (1969), Alfredo Anderson (1978), and Felipe Baloy (1981).


Among politicians born in Panama, Belisario Porras Barahona ranks 15Before him are Juan Carlos Varela (1963), Ricardo Maduro (1946), Eric Arturo Delvalle (1937), Ernesto Pérez Balladares (1946), Martín Torrijos (1963), and Jorge Illueca (1918). After him are Pablo Arosemena (1836).