BirthdayApril 6, 1963
BirthplaceGuayaquil, Ecuador
Age52
HoroscopeAries

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Rafael Correa

    Full name: Rafael Correa
    Also known as: Rafael Correa, Correa, Rafael
    Education: University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
    Professions: Ecuadorian politician and economist
    Residence: Carondelet Palace
    Work: President pro tempore of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States

  2. Rafael Correa Known for

    Crude (2009), South of the Border (2009), Yasuni (2013), With My Eyes Wide Open (2007)

  3. Rafael Correa Biography

    Template:Very long Rafael Vicente Correa Delgado (Spanish: [rafa?el korr?ea]; born 6 April 1963) is the President of the Republic of Ecuador and the former president pro tempore of the Union of South American Nations. An economist educated in Ecuador, Belgium and the United States, he was elected President in late 2006 and took office in January 2007. In December 2008, he declared Ecuador's national debt illegitimate, based on the argument that it was odious debt contracted by corrupt and despotic prior regimes. He announced that the country would default on over $3 billion worth of bonds; he then pledged to fight creditors in international courts and succeeded in reducing the price of outstanding bonds by more than 60%. He brought Ecuador into the Bolivarian Alliance for the Americas in June 2009. To date, Correa’s administration has succeeded in reducing the high levels of poverty, indigence, and unemployment in Ecuador. In contrast, he has been accused of authoritarism, nepotism, attacking dissidents and curtaling freedom of speech.Correa's first term in office had been due to end on 15 January 2011, with elections in October 2010, but the new approved constitution written by the new National Assembly mandated general elections for 26 April 2009. In that election, Correa won in the first round with 51.9% of votes counted. In the 2013 general election, Correa was elected President for a third time with 57% of the vote. Correa was a close ally of the late President Hugo Chávez of Venezuela and presided over Ecuador’s accession into the Bolivarian Alliance for the Americas.

  4. Rafael Correa Family

    Spouse: Anne Malherbe Gosselin
    Childrens: Sofía, Anne Dominique, Rafael Miguel

  5. Sources

    http://rafaelcorrea.com
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki?curid=7159912
    http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0180802