- Category : 1946-births
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 2/4 - Hermit / Opportunist
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Unexpected 4
Nicaraguan politician who served as the 81st President of his country from 10 January 1997 to 10 January 2002. In 2003 he was convicted of corruption and sentenced to 20 years in prison, and Transparency International named him the ninth most corrupt leader in recent history. Several years later, those convictions were overturned, though these decisions remain controversial.
His first wife, Maria Dolores Cardenal Vargas died of cancer in 1989. They have two sons and two daughters. On 23 October 1999, he married Maria Fernanda Flores Lanzas, with whom he has two daughters and a son.