Vicente Guerrero( General, a fighter for the independence of Mexico)
Comments for Vicente Guerrero
Biography Vicente Guerrero
Since 1820, led the guerrilla unit who fought against the Spanish conquerors. After the conquest of Mexico's independence in 1821. advocated the establishment of a republican form of government. In 1823, Mr.. after A. de Iturbide declared himself emperor, was made against him. Belonged to the left wing liberals (puros). In early 1829 he was elected president, issued a law abolishing slavery. In December 1829 ousted the Conservatives. He left the mountains and continued the struggle. Captured and executed.