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Bordallo, Ricardo Jerome

Born: 1927 AD
Died: 1990 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Politician

1927 – He was born on the 11th of December in Hagatna, Guam

         – He attended the University of San Francisco, before returning to Guam and becoming a successful businessman.

1956 – Bordallo was first elected to the Guam Legislature as a member of the Popular Party

1970 – Bordallo served in the territorial legislature and twice served as Chairman of the Democratic Party of Guam.
         – Bordallo first ran for governor in the election, which was the first election in which the people of Guam were allowed to elect their governor.

1987 – He was convicted on ten counts of corruption and was sentenced to nine years in prison and fined more than $100,000, in February.

1989 – On the 13th of December, he was sentenced to four years in prison on the remaining charges.

1990 – He died on the 31st of January.