Deodoro da Fonseca

"Deodoro" redirects here. For the neighborhuid in Rio de Janeiro, see Deodoro, Rio de Janeiro.

Marshal Manuel Deodoro da Fonseca (Portuguese pronunciation: [mɐnuˈɛɫ deoˈdɔɾu da fõˈsekɐ]; 5 August 1827 – 23 August 1892) acame the first preses o the Republic o Brazil efter heidin a militar coup that deponed Emperor Pedro II an proclaimed the Republic in 1889, dis-establishing the Empire o Brazil.

Field Marshal
Deodoro da Fonseca
Deodoro da Fonseca (1889).jpg
Deodoro in 1889
1st Preses o Brazil
In office
15 November 1889 – 23 November 1891
Vice PresesNone (1889–1891)
Floriano Peixoto (1891)
Precedit biRepublic installed
Emperor Pedro II
as Emperor
Viscount o Ouro Preto
as Prime Minister
Succeedit biFloriano Peixoto
Preses o the Rio Grande do Sul Province
In office
8 May 1886 – 9 November 1886
MonarchPedro II
Precedit biBaron o Lucena
Succeedit biMarquess o Abrantes
Personal details
Born5 August 1827(1827-08-05)
Vila Madalena
(now Marechal Deodoro), Alagoas, Empire of Brazil
Dee'd23 August 1892(1892-08-23) (aged 65)
Barra Mansa, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
NaitionalityBrazilian
Poleetical pairtyIndependent
Spoose(s)Mariana da Fonseca
AwairdsOrder o the Soothren Cross
Signatur
Militar service
AllegianceEmpire o Brazil Empire o Brazil (1843–89)
Brazil Brazil (1889–92)
Service/branchCoat of arms of the Brazilian Army.svg Brazilian Airmy
Years o service1843–1892
RankField Marshal
Battles/warsParaguayan War