President of the Republic (1990-1994)
He was born on July 13, 1941 in Montevideo.
His grandfather, Luis Alberto de Herrera (1873-1959) was one of the most important men in Uruguayan politics.
Degree in Law from the Faculty of Law and Social Sciences of Montevideo. He began his political career at age 17 in the ranks of the National or White Party, which was the main force of the opposition.