Garrastazú Médici, Emílio

Garrastazú Médici, Emílio:

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, 1905–86, president of Brazil (1969–74). An army general, he served as head of the national intelligence service. He was selected president (Oct., 1969) by a military junta to succeed the ailing Artur da Costa e Silva.
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