Jair Bolsonaro Quick Info
Father: Percy Geraldo Bolsonaro, dentist
Mom: Olinda Bonturi Bolsonaro
Marriage: Michelle Bolsonaro; Ana Cristina Valle (divorced); Rogéria Bolsonaro (divorced)
Youngsters: with Michelle Bolsonaro: Laura; with Ana Cristina Valle: Jair Renan; with Rogéria Bolsonaro: Flavio, Carlos and Eduardo
Schooling: Agulhas Negras Navy Academy, 1977
Navy: Military, Captain
Faith: Roman Catholic
Bolsonaro modified his occasion affiliation quite a few occasions, finally campaigning for president as a member of the Social Liberal Get together.
When Bolsonaro took workplace, Brazil was struggling by a chronic interval of financial malaise and rising insecurity. His ascent was preceded by a corruption scandal that rocked political and monetary establishments. Throughout his inaugural handle, Bolsonaro vowed to rework Brazil right into a “sturdy and booming nation.”
1986 – Bolsonaro writes an opinion column for the journal Veja that criticizes the Brazilian Military’s pay system. He’s subsequently disciplined for insubordination.
1989-1991 – Councilman for Rio de Janeiro.
1991-2018 – Congressman representing Rio de Janeiro within the Chamber of Deputies.
July 22, 2018 – Bolsonaro proclaims he’s operating for president.
October 7, 2018 – Voters forged ballots within the first spherical of elections. Though Bolsonaro wins extra votes than Haddad, he would not surpass the 50% threshold. A runoff is ready for later within the month.
January 15, 2019 – Indicators an govt order briefly eliminating a regulation that limits firearms purchases solely to people who present a justification for proudly owning a gun. The regulation gave police discretion to approve or deny gun gross sales.
September 8, 2019 – Bolsonaro undergoes a hernia operation to deal with issues from prior surgical procedures performed as he recovered from a stab wound.
December 24, 2019 – Tells the Band TV community that he was hospitalized in a single day after falling within the presidential palace December 23. He says he had transient reminiscence loss, however that he has recovered.