Porfirio Díaz Rank
About Porfirio Díaz
Porfirio Díaz was a Mexican military officer, dictator and politician who served as the 29th President of Mexico, a position he held for 35 years, during which he ruled the country with an iron fist. He is widely regarded as one of the most brutal dictators in modern history, comparable to the likes of Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin.
He was married twice. His first marriage was to his niece Delfina Ortega Díaz, with whom he had seven children, of which only two survived infancy. He stayed married to Delfina until her death in 1980. His second marriage was to Carmen Romero Rubio in 1881. He and Carmen remained together until his death in 1915.
He is period of rule as President of Mexico is referred to as the Porfiriato.
He died in exile in France on 2 July 1915.
Porfirio Díaz Rank
Porfirio Díaz's Popularity
Porfirio Díaz was a famous Mexican general and politician, 29th President of Mexico, who was born on September 15, 1830. As a person born on this date, Porfirio Díaz is listed in our database as the 36th most popular celebrity for the day (September 15) and the 4th most popular for the year (1830).
People born on September 15 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Porfirio Díaz is the 1168th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Porfirio Díaz's birthday, Porfirio Díaz is the 72nd most famous Mexican.
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