Anselmo José Braamcamp

Anselmo José Braamcamp de Almeida Castelo Branco (23 October 1817 – 13 November 1885) was a Portuguese politician of the Constitutional Monarchy era. He was the leader of the Historic Party (later, the Progressive Party), Minister of the Kingdom and, between 1879 and 1880, Head of Government (President of the Council of Ministers).

Anselmo José Braamcamp
Anselmo José Braamcamp, 1887 (London, Maclure & Co.).png
Prime Minister of Portugal
In office
1 June 1879 – 23 March 1881
MonarchLuís
Preceded byFontes Pereira de Melo
Succeeded byAntónio Rodrigues Sampaio
Personal details
Born(1817-10-23)23 October 1817
Lisbon, Portugal
Died13 November 1885(1885-11-13) (aged 68)
Lisbon, Portugal
Political partyProgressive Party
Alma materUniversity of Coimbra
ProfessionStatesman,
Scholar
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Political offices
Preceded by Prime Minister of Portugal
1879–1881
Succeeded by