República Portuguesa
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


Portugal has been an independent state since the 12th century; until 1910 it was a monarchy. The last King was Manuel II of the house of Braganza-Coburg, born 15 Nov., 1889, died 2 July, 1932. On 5 Oct., 1910, the republic was proclaimed, after a short revolution, and a provisional government established with Dr. Teófilo Braga as the provisional president (5 Oct., 1910, to 24 Aug., 1911). Thereafter there were duly elected presidents, as follows :—


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