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Bolívar, Simón

Pronunciation: /bɒˈliːvɑː/
(1783–1830), Venezuelan patriot and statesman; known as the Liberator. He succeeded in driving the Spanish from Venezuela, Colombia, Peru, and Ecuador. Upper Peru was named Bolivia in his honour.
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