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 Domingo Faustino Sarmiento

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Domingo Faustino Sarmiento

Birth
San Juan, San Juan, Argentina
Death 11 Sep 1888 (aged 77)
Asunción, Asuncion Capital District, Paraguay
Burial Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Capital Federal, Argentina
Plot Plot #58 on the Cemetery Administration map
Memorial ID 6919956 View Source
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President of Argentina. Domingo Faustino Sarmiento was an Argentine activist, intellectual, writer, statesman and the seventh President of Argentina. His writing spanned a wide range of genres and topics, from journalism to autobiography, to political philosophy and history. He was a member of a group of intellectuals, known as the Generation of 1837, who had a great influence on nineteenth-century Argentina. He was particularly concerned with educational issues and was also an important influence on the region's literature.

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  • Added: 11 Nov 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6919956
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/6919956/domingo-faustino-sarmiento : accessed ), memorial page for Domingo Faustino Sarmiento (15 Feb 1811–11 Sep 1888), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6919956, citing Cementerio de la Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Capital Federal, Argentina ; Maintained by Find A Grave .