Jóvito Villalba

Jóvito Villalba Gutiérrez (March 23, 1908 – July 8, 1989), was a Venezuelan lawyer and politician, member of the Generation of 1928, founder of the party URD (Democratic Republican Union) and signer of the Puntofijo Pact.

Jóvito Villalba
Punto Fijo Pact.jpg
Signers of Punto Fijo Pact, from left to Right: Rafael Caldera, Jóvito Villalba and Rómulo Betancourt
Personal details
Born(1908-03-23)March 23, 1908
Pampatar, Nueva Esparta
DiedJuly 8, 1989(1989-07-08) (aged 81)
Caracas, Venezuela
Spouse(s)Elsa Vera Fortique (Div.)
Ismenia Villalba
Professionlawyer, politician

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Party political offices
Preceded by
Wolfgang Larrazábal (1958)
URD presidential candidate
1963 (lost)
Succeeded by
Miguel Ángel Burelli Rivas (1968)