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Porfirio Díaz


José de la Cruz Porfirio Díaz Mori was a Mexican soldier and politician, who served seven terms as President of Mexico; a total of three and a half decades from 1876 to 1911. A veteran of ...

The U.S.-Mexican War . Biographies . President Porfirio Diaz | PBS


José de la Cruz Porfirio Diaz Mori was a 16-year-old militia soldier during the U.S.-Mexican War, the beginning of a career of military and political service that ...

Porfirio Diaz - Biography - History Of Mexico - Mexonline.com


Porfirio Diaz (1830-1915) perhaps qualifies as one of Mexico's most controversial ... War was in the air and Porfirio abandoned his studies to become a soldier.

The ousting of Porfirio Diaz | History Today


May 5, 2011 ... The year 1910 saw the 80th birthday of José de la Cruz Porfirio Diaz, ... the events leading up to the Mexican dictator Porfirio Diaz's fall from power on May ... but the vicious civil war that ensued lasted for almost ten years and ...

Diaz and the Porfiriato 1876-1910 MexicanHistory.org Mexican ...


The era of Porfirio Díaz's government from 1876-1911 is known as the Porfiriato and its motto was ' Order ... These raids almost led to war with the US in 1877.

José de la Cruz Porfirio Díaz Facts - Biography - YourDictionary


José de la Cruz Porfirio Díaz (1830-1915) was a Mexican general and ... of independence its economy lay ruined, its people were exhausted by civil war, and ...

Porfirio Diaz - Latin American Studies


Mexican president (1876-80, 1884-1911) who established one of the world's longest ... to prevent civil war; Bismarck consolidated the first German Empire; European ... SIDELIGHTS: The future dictator of Mexico, Jose de la Cruz Porfirio Diaz ...

President Porfirio Diaz: A Major Cause of the Mexican Revolution of ...


leaders, a civil war, the Mexican and American War, loss of land such as Texas and ... the Mexican citizens over the dictatorship of President Porfirio Diaz.

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May 3, 2012 ... After losing the Battle of Puebla, France went on to win the war. ... Porfirio Díaz, Mexico's longest-serving president, was a relatively unknown ...

6 Things You May Not Know About the Mexican Revolution - History ...


Nov 20, 2012 ... The Mexican Revolution began on November 20, 1910, as an attempt to overthrow an authoritarian president and soon devolved into a multi-sided civil war. ... Porfirio Díaz first made a name for himself at the 1862 Battle of ...

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Porfirio Diaz | president of Mexico | Britannica.com


An illustrious military career followed, including service in the War of the Reform ... When Díaz came to power, the Mexican government was in debt and had very  ...

Biography of Porfirio Diaz of Mexico


José de la Cruz Porfirio Díaz Mori (1830-1915) was a Mexican general, ... French and in the civil wars that wracked Mexico in the mid-to-late nineteenth century.

Porfirio Díaz - New World Encyclopedia


José de la Cruz Porfirio Díaz Mori President of Mexico ... 1830 – July 2, 1915) was a Mexican-American War volunteer, French Intervention hero, and President.