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Celso Torrelio

1933 - 1999

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Celso Torrelio Villa (3 June 1933 – 23 April 1999) was a military general and a member of the Junta of Commanders of the Armed Forces (1981), who served as the de facto 58th president of Bolivia from 1981 to 1982. A native of Padilla, department of Chuquisaca, Torrelio joined the Bolivian Army and rose to the rank of general. He served as the notorious dictator Luis García Meza's Minister of Interior after the departure, forced by Washington, of the equally-infamous Colonel Luis Arce. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Celso Torrelio has received more than 47,923 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Celso Torrelio is the 14,532nd most popular politician (down from 12,574th in 2019), the 43rd most popular biography from Bolivia (down from 31st in 2019) and the 32nd most popular Bolivian Politician.

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Among politicians, Celso Torrelio ranks 14,532 out of 15,577Before him are Yun Chi-young, Abdelkader Taleb Omar, Boris Kurakin, Zabaia, Amnon Lipkin-Shahak, and Archibald Sayce. After him are Alphonse Alley, Hussein Farrah Aidid, Ceolwulf of Northumbria, Åge Lundström, Ada Colau, and Kassim Majaliwa.

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Among people born in 1933, Celso Torrelio ranks 354Before him are Bobby Helms, Yelena Gorchakova, Hiroshi Suzuki, Levente Lengyel, Ela Bhatt, and Muhamed Mujić. After him are Stan Brakhage, Masae Kasai, Françoise Héritier, Marlene Ahrens, Robert Goulet, and Tim Conway. Among people deceased in 1999, Celso Torrelio ranks 204Before him are Hideo Itokawa, Lloyd La Beach, Giuseppe Delfino, Raúl Silva Henríquez, Sulo Nurmela, and Owen Hart. After him are Nahum Stelmach, Rick Danko, Josef Zeman, Humberto Fernández-Morán, Mel Tormé, and Arturo Fernández Meyzán.

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In Bolivia

Among people born in Bolivia, Celso Torrelio ranks 43 out of 78Before him are Wálter Guevara (1912), Hernando Siles Reyes (1882), José Luis Tejada Sorzano (1882), José Manuel Pando (1849), Guido Vildoso (1937), and Miguel Murillo (1898). After him are Juan Pereda (1931), Segundo Durandal (1912), José María Pérez de Urdininea (1784), Enrique Hertzog (1896), Renato Sáinz (1899), and Bautista Saavedra (1870).

Among POLITICIANS In Bolivia

Among politicians born in Bolivia, Celso Torrelio ranks 32Before him are José Miguel de Velasco Franco (1795), Wálter Guevara (1912), Hernando Siles Reyes (1882), José Luis Tejada Sorzano (1882), José Manuel Pando (1849), and Guido Vildoso (1937). After him are Juan Pereda (1931), José María Pérez de Urdininea (1784), Enrique Hertzog (1896), Bautista Saavedra (1870), Ismael Montes (1861), and Mamerto Urriolagoitía (1895).