Cabinet of Adolfo Ballivián

The Ballivián Cabinet constituted the 34th cabinet of the Republic of Bolivia. It was formed on 9 May 1873 after Adolfo Ballivián was sworn in as the 18th president of Bolivia following the 1873 general election, succeeding the First Frías Cabinet. It was dissolved on 14 February 1874 upon Ballivián's death and was succeeded by the Cabinet of Tomás Frías II.[1]

Cabinet of Adolfo Ballivián
Ballivián Cabinet
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34th Cabinet of the Republic of Bolivia
1873–1874
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Date formed9 May 1873
Date dissolved14 February 1874
(9 months and 5 days)
People and organisations
PresidentAdolfo Ballivián
No. of ministers4
Total no. of members6 (incl. former members)
History
Election(s)1873 general election
PredecessorCabinet of Tomás Frías I
SuccessorCabinet of Tomás Frías II

CompositionEdit

Portfolio Minister Party Prof. Took office Left office Term Ref.
President Adolfo Ballivián PR[a] Mil. 9 May 1873 31 January 1874 267 [4]
Tomás Frías[b] Ind. Law. 31 January 1874 14 February 1874 14 [5][c][d]
Minister of Government
and Foreign Affairs
Mariano Baptista PC Law. 9 May 1873 4 May 1876 1,091 [8][9][e][f]
Minister of War Mariano Ballivián Mil. Mil. 9 May 1873 16 January 1874 252 [8]
Ildefonso Sanjinés Mil. Mil. 16 January 1874 13 May 1874 369 [10][f]
Minister of Finance
and Industry
Rafael Bustillo Ind. Law. 9 May 1873 12 August 1873 95 [8][11]
Mariano Baptista[g] PC Law. 12 August 1873 27 September 1873 46 [12]
Pantaleón Dalence Ind. Mag. 27 September 1873 11 January 1875 471 [13][f]
Minister of Justice, Public
Instruction, and Worship
Daniel Calvo PC Law. 9 May 1873 4 May 1876 1,091 [8][f]

HistoryEdit

CabinetsEdit

Formed Days Decree
I 9 May 1873 281 Supreme Decree 09-05-1873

ReferencesEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ The Red Party, which was the origin of the Conservative and Liberal parties, was the faction which presented Ballivián in the 1873 election.[2] Prior to 1880, groups such as the Reds did not yet possess a programmatic and ideological structure that would allow them to be defined as proper political parties.[3]
  2. ^ As President of the Council of State.
  3. ^ President N° 17 (twice president).
  4. ^ Acting due to the illness of Adolfo Ballivián and upon his death governs as constitutional president.[6][7]
  5. ^ President N° 23; First Vice President N° 06 (Pacheco).
  6. ^ a b c d Ballivián + Frías.
  7. ^ As Minister of Government.

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ Mesa Gisbert 2003, pp. 326–327
  2. ^ Mesa Gisbert 2003, p. 191
  3. ^ Mesa Gisbert 2003, p. 309
  4. ^ "Ley de 8 de mayo de 1873". Gaceta Oficial del Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia (in Spanish). 8 May 1873. Archived from the original on 25 October 2021. Retrieved 21 December 2021.
  5. ^ "Tomás Frías | Abogado Constitucionalista y Estadista". rree.gob.bo (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 19 February 2013. Retrieved 6 November 2021.
  6. ^ Mesa Gisbert 2003, p. 266
  7. ^ "Decreto Supremo de 31 de enero de 1874". Gaceta Oficial del Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia (in Spanish). 31 January 1874. Archived from the original on 25 October 2021. Retrieved 25 October 2021.
  8. ^ a b c d "Decreto Supremo de 9 de mayo de 1873". Gaceta Oficial del Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia (in Spanish). 9 May 1873. Archived from the original on 21 December 2021. Retrieved 21 December 2021.
  9. ^ "Mariano Baptista". rree.gob.bo (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 19 February 2013. Retrieved 21 December 2021.
  10. ^ "Decreto Supremo de 16 de enero de 1874". Gaceta Oficial del Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia (in Spanish). 16 January 1874. Archived from the original on 21 December 2021. Retrieved 21 December 2021.
  11. ^ "Rafael Bustillo | El hombre que resistió la geopolítica expansionista de Chile". rree.gob.bo (in Spanish). Archived from the original on 19 February 2013. Retrieved 14 November 2021.
  12. ^ "Decreto Supremo de 12 de agosto de 1873". Gaceta Oficial del Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia (in Spanish). 12 August 1873. Archived from the original on 21 December 2021. Retrieved 21 December 2021.
  13. ^ "Decreto Supremo de 27 de septiembre de 1873". Gaceta Oficial del Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia (in Spanish). 27 September 1873. Archived from the original on 21 December 2021. Retrieved 21 December 2021.

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