Gabriel Turbay (1901-1947) was a Colombian politician of Syrian origin. He was a Congressman, Senator, and Foreign Minister in the 1930s. He served as Colombia's Ambassador to the United States from 1939 to 1945. He was an unsuccessful candidate for president in 1946.
|Born||January 10, 1901|
|Died||November 17, 1947|
|Alma mater||National University of Colombia|
|Political party||Colombian Liberal Party|
Turbay began his career as a physician in his hometown of Bucaramanga.
Turbay ran unsuccessfully for president in 1946.
Turbay died on November 17, 1947 in Paris, France.
- "Colombian Ex-Minister, Gabriel Turbay, 47, Dies". The Baltimore Sun. Paris. Nov 17, 1947.
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- "Death". Oakland Tribune. November 18, 1947. p. 2. Retrieved December 27, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.
- Glick, Edward B. (October 1962). "Latin America and the Palestine Partition Resolution". Journal of Inter-American Studies. 1 (2): 217. doi:10.2307/165190. JSTOR 165190.
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