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Leonor Oyarzún in 1992
|First Lady of Chile|
11 March 1990 – 11 March 1994
|Preceded by||Lucía Hiriart|
|Succeeded by||Marta Larraechea|
Leonor Oyarzún Ivanovic
(1919-03-10) 10 March 1919
|Political party||Christian Democratic Party|
( m. 1948; died 2016)
She was born in 1919 in Temuco, the daughter of Manuel Oyarzún Lorca and Ana Ivanović Roccatagliata. She married Aylwin on 29 September 1948 and they have five children: Isabel, Miguel, José Antonio, Juan Francisco and Mariana. Mariana was the Education Minister of Ricardo Lagos' government. Leonor Oyarzún also has 14 grandchildren (among them, telenovela actress Paz Bascuñán).
As the First Lady, in 1990 Oyarzún transformed Fundación Nacional de Ayuda a la Comunidad (FUNACO) into Integra, which helps children in extreme poverty. The next year inaugurated the Programa de Promoción de la Mujer (PRODEMU). Her sister Mercedes was married to politician Hugo Trivelli; they have a son, Marcelo Trivelli Oyarzún.
- Nace "Leonor", la hija de Paz Bascuñán, LaSegunda.com; accessed 11 March 2019.
- Acción de las Primeras Damas
- Correa, Raquel (24 February 2002). "Marcelo Trivelli. Más que un intendente: ¿Sombra para Lavín?" [Marcelo Trivelli. More than a mayor: shadow for Lavín?]. El Mercurio (in Spanish). Retrieved 12 August 2016.
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