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Sampaio, Jorge Fernando Branco de

Born: 1939 AD
Currently alive, at 77 years of age.
Nationality: N/A
Categories: Presidents


1939 – Born on the 18th of September in
Lisbon, Portugal.

1961 – He earned his Doctor of Law degree in University of Lisbon.

       – He started his career as a Lawyer, often involved in the defense of many political prisoners in Portugal.

1978 – He joined the Socialist Party (a political party in Portugal).

1979 – He was elected as a Deputy for Lisbon in the Portuguese National Parliament.

1984 – He became a member of the European Commission for Human Rights.

1986 – He became President of Socialist Party.

1989 – He was elected as Mayor of Lisbon, Portugal.

1993 – He was re-elected as Mayor of Lisbon, Portugal.

1996 – On the 14th of January, he was elected as a President of Portugal.

2001 – He was re-elected as a President of Portugal.