Vicente Fox Quesada (Fox Quesada Vicente)( President of Mexico.)
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Biography Vicente Fox Quesada (Fox Quesada Vicente)
Born July 2, 1942 in Mexico City in the family rancher. He was educated in Jesuit schools in Mexico City. Within a year he studied at the Academy of Prairie-du-Shin in Wisconsin (USA), later - in the Iberoamerican University in Mexico City and graduate of Harvard University with a degree in business management. He worked in the company, Coca-Cola 'as a traveling salesman, a career, got married, took the education of four children. In 1979, left his job in the company, Coca-Cola 'and engaged in small business. In 1987, Fox joined the National Action Party at the call Kloutera Manuel, a businessman who became a presidential candidate in 1988 and nominated as an election platform fight against corruption. In 1988 Fox was elected to Congress and was known for his accusations of President Carlos Salinas de Gortari of rigging the election results.
In 1991, Fox took part in the elections in the province, but was defeated by a candidate of the Institutional Revolutionary Party and in 1995 won the gubernatorial election in Guanajuato. In 1997, announced his intention to participate in presidential elections, and in 1998 began the campaign under the slogan of combating corruption and promoting the business. He was elected president in July 2000, defeating the candidate Institutional Revolutionary Party, Francisco Labastida Ochoa.