Justiniano Borgoño

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Justiniano Borgoño Castañeda
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President of Peru
In office
1 April 1894 – 10 August 1894
Preceded by Remigio Morales Bermúdez
Succeeded by Andrés Avelino Cáceres
Prime Minister of Peru
In office
24 August 1891 – 14 October 1891
Preceded by Federico Herrera
Succeeded by Federico Herrera
Personal details
Born September 5, 1836
Trujillo, Peru
Died January 27, 1921(1921-01-27) (aged 84)
Lima, Peru
Political party Constitutional Party
Spouse(s) Jesús Salas de la Torre Urraca
Relations Pedro Antonio Borgoño (father) and Manuela Castañeda y Madalengoitia (mother)
Profession military

Justiniano Borgoño Castañeda (September 5, 1836 – January 27, 1921) was a Peruvian soldier and politician who briefly occupied the Presidency of Peru during 1894.

Borgoño was born in Trujillo, Peru, and became a military officer, fighting in the War of the Pacific.[1]

He entered politics as a member of the Constitutional Party. Upon the death of Remigio Morales Bermúdez in 1894, Borgoño was appointed caretaker president until the next election.[2] He was succeeded as President by Andrés Avelino Cáceres. He died in Lima, Peru.

See also


  1. William F. Sater (2007). Andean Tragedy: Fighting the War of the Pacific, 1879-1884. U of Nebraska Press. p. 335. ISBN 0-8032-0759-X.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Jeffrey S. Dixon; Meredith Reid Sarkees (13 October 2015). A Guide to Intra-state Wars: An Examination of Civil, Regional, and Intercommunal Wars, 1816-2014. SAGE Publications. p. 2009. ISBN 978-1-5063-1798-4.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
Political offices
Preceded by
Federico Herrera
Prime Minister of Peru
Succeeded by
Federico Herrera
Preceded by
Remigio Morales Bermúdez
Interim President of Peru
Succeeded by
Andrés Avelino Cáceres