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Plutarco Eliás Calles

(1877—1945)


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(1877–1945)

Mexican statesman. He achieved prominence as a military leader during the Mexican Revolution (1910–40). As President of Mexico (1924–28), Calles implemented Mexico's constitution (1917) by supporting agrarian reform, organized labour, economic nationalism, and education.

Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945).


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