Antonio Marchesano

Uruguayan Interior Minister Antonio Marchesano (left) is received by German deputy Interior Minister Carl-Dieter Spranger.

Antonio Marchesano (7 November 1930 – 24 January 2019) was a Uruguayan lawyer and politician.[1]

Early lifeEdit

Marchesano was born in Montevideo in 1930. A man of the Colorado Party, he was elected to the Chamber of Deputies in 1966. During the last years of the civic-military dictatorship he supported Julio María Sanguinetti, who was elected President in November 1984; then, Marchesano was once again elected to the Chamber of Deputies. On February 1985 he assumed as President of the Chamber of Deputies of Uruguay.[2] Later, in April 1986, he was appointed Interior Minister.[3] He died in Montevideo on January 24, 2019.


  1. ^ Estudio Marchesano Archived 28 February 2014 at the Wayback Machine (in Spanish)
  2. ^ PRESIDENCIA DE LA ASAMBLEA GENERAL Y DEL SENADO PRESIDENCIA DE LA CAMARA DE REPRESENTANTES (29 October 2013). "Parlamentarios Uruguayos 1830-2005" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 29 October 2013.
  3. ^ "Uruguayan ministers". Retrieved 28 February 2014.