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ⓘ Carlos Mancheno Cajas was President of Ecuador from 23 August 1947 to 2 September 1947. Mancheno assumed control after a coup detat he led deposed President Jos ..




Carlos Mancheno Cajas
                                     

ⓘ Carlos Mancheno Cajas

Carlos Mancheno Cajas was President of Ecuador from 23 August 1947 to 2 September 1947.

Mancheno assumed control after a coup detat he led deposed President Jose Maria Velasco. Velasco left the country, returning later both to Ecuador and the to presidency. Mancheno himself was removed only ten days after taking control, and Velascos vice-president, Mariano Suarez Veintimilla, assumed the presidency.

Mancheno died on October 11, 1996 in Guayaquil, Ecuador from natural causes, aged 94.