Miguel Santín del Castillo

Miguel Santín del Castillo (1830[citation needed]–1880) was President of El Salvador from 7 February 1858 to 7 June 1858, and again from 18 September 1858 to 19 January 1859.[1][2] An army officer himself, he founded the Military Academy of San Salvador. At age 28, he was the youngest ever president of El Salvador.

Miguel Santín del Castillo
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President of El Salvador
In office
7 February 1858 – 24 January 1859
Vice PresidentJoaquín Eufrasio Guzmán
Preceded byLorenzo Zepeda
Succeeded byJoaquín Eufrasio Guzmán
Personal details


  1. ^ "Presidencia de El Salvador". Archived from the original on 2007-10-06. Retrieved 2007-10-06.
  2. ^ Gerardo Barrios
Political offices
Preceded by
Lorenzo Zepeda
President of El Salvador
Succeeded by
Joaquín Eufrasio Guzmán