Inés Mendoza Politician

Inés María Mendoza Rivera de Muñoz Marín (January 10, 1908, in Naguabo, Puerto Rico – August 13, 1990 in San Juan), was a former First Lady of Puerto Rico, teacher, writer and socialite. She was the second wife of Governor Luis Muñoz Marín. Inés Mendoza stood by the Spanish language, defying the new colonial authorities that wanted to replace it with English.

Personal facts

Birth dateJanuary 10, 1908
Birth place
Puerto Rico , Naguabo Puerto Rico
Religion
Catholic Church
Date of deathAugust 13, 1990
Place of death
Puerto Rico , San Juan Puerto Rico
Residence
La Fortaleza
Education
Columbia University
Spouse
Children
Profession
Ecology , Education

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Office holder

governor
officeFirst Lady of Puerto Rico
party
Popular Democratic Party (Puerto Rico)
successor

Inés Mendoza on Wikipedia

External resources

  1. http://economia.elpais.com/economia/2014/06/13/actualidad/1402670785_164869.html
  2. http://www.flmm.com/pags_nuevas_folder/biografia_folder/bio_imm.html