António de Oliveira Salazar
Born: April 28, 1889
Biography: António de Oliveira Salazar, GColIH, GCTE, GCSE was a Portuguese professor and politician who served as the Prime Minister of Portugal from 1932 to 1968. He also served as acting President of the Republic briefly in 1951. He founded and led the Estado Novo, the authoritarian, right-wing government that presided over and controlled Portugal from 1932 to 1974.