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Trujillo, Rafael

Pronunciation:
/tro͞oˈhē(y)ō/
(1891–1961), Dominican statesman; president of the Dominican Republic 1930–38 and 1942–52; born Rafael Leónidas Trujillo Molina; known as Generalissimo. Although he was formally president for only two periods, he wielded dictatorial powers from 1930 until his death.
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