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Luiz Inacio LULA DA SILVA
Former President of Brazil

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He was born in 1945, in Caetés. He went to school for a little time because of poverty and started working at a young age. He organized union activities and big strikes after 1970s. He founded Labor Party (Partido Trabalhadores, PT) at 1980. He elected twice from 2002 to 2010 and became the head of state. In the 2010 elections he nominated his representative Dilma Rousseff and transferred his head of state position. In his period, he fought with poverty and hunger, facilitated education opportunities, gained the trust of capital markets and IMF.
 
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