Francisco José Fernandes Costa

Politician

1857 – 1925

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Who was Francisco José Fernandes Costa?

Francisco José Fernandes Costa was a Portuguese lawyer and politician. He was a member of the Portuguese Republican Party and later of the Evolutionist Party, the Liberal Party and the Nationalist Party. He was civil governor of Coimbra, minister of the Navy and Commerce. He is most remembered for being the President of the Ministry of the short-lived "five minutes government", who resigned the same day it was to take office, on 15 January 1920.

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Born
Apr 19, 1857
Also known as
  • Francisco Jose Fernandes Costa
Spouses
Nationality
  • Portugal
Profession
Education
  • University of Coimbra
Died
Jul 19, 1925
Figueira da Foz

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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