Vicente Almeida d'Eça

Vice-Admiral Vicente Manuel de Moura Coutinho de Almeida d'Eça (31 July 1918 – 13 October 2018) was a Portuguese colonial administrator who served as the last Governor of Portuguese Cape Verde in 1974, and then its High Commissioner from December 1974[1] until its independence from Portugal in July 1975.[2][3] Almeida turned 100 in July 2018 and died three months later.[4][5]

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Preceded by
Henrique Afonso da Silva Horta
Colonial governor of Cape Verde
1974
Succeeded by
became High Commissioner
Preceded by
as (Colonial) Governor
High commissioner of Cape Verde
1974–1975
Succeeded by
post abolished, Cape Verde became independent