National Congress of Nicaragua

The National Congress of Nicaragua (Spanish: Congreso Nacional) was the legislature of Nicaragua before the Nicaraguan Revolution of 1979.

The congress was bicameral, and consisted of Chamber of Deputies (Cámara de Diputados) and Senate (Cámara del Senado).

The congress met in the National Palace.

Presidents of the Chamber of Deputies before 1979

Name Term Notes
Arturo Gurdián 1913–1914
Miguel Cárdenas 1914–1915
César Pasos 1915–1916
Miguel Cárdenas 1916–1917
Salvador Chamorro 1917–1918
Román Castillo C. 1918–1919
Gustavo Paguaga 1919–1920
Jacinto Núñez 1920–1921
Abraham Ocón 1921–1922
Miguel Cárdenas 1922–1923
Eduardo Castillo C. 1923–1924
Enoc Aguado Farfán 1924–1925
Vicente F. Pérez 1925–1926
Seg. Chamorro Argüello 1926–1927
Antonio Cruz Hurtado 1927–1928
Gustavo Manzanares 1928
D. Calero B. 1928–1929
Antonio Cruz Hurtado 1929
Juan Francisco Urbina 1929–1930
Leonardo Argüello Barreto 1930–1931
Crisanto Sacasa 1931–1932
C. Urbina 1932–1933
Carlos Alberto Brenes 1933
Benjamín Lacayo Sacasa 1933–1934
Arturo Cruz Sánchez 1934
Leopoldo Argüello Gil 1934–1935
Simeón Rizo Gadea 1935–1936
Guillermo Sevilla Sacasa 1936
Humberto Alvarado 1936–1937
Alejandro Abáunza Espinoza 1937–1938
Francisco Sánchez Espinosa 1938–1939
Aurelio Montenegro 1939–1941
Gustavo Noguera 1941
Manuel Fernando Zurita 1941
Alejandro Abáunza Espinoza 1941–1942
Enoc Aguado Farfán 1942–1943
Aurelio Montenegro 1943–1945
Humberto Sánchez 1945–1946
Aurelio Montenegro 1946
Benjamín Lacayo Sacasa 1946–1947
José M. García 1947–1948
Gustavo Mercado Gutiérrez 1948–1949
Manuel Fernando Zurita 1949–1950
Luis Somoza Debayle 1950–1953
Ulises Irías 1953–1954
Luis Somoza Debayle 1954–1956
Ulises Irías 1956–1958
Aurelio Montenegro 1958–1959
Juan José Morales Marenco 1959–1961
Jesús Castillo Alvarado 1961
Juan José Morales Marenco 1961–1966
Orlando Montenegro Medrano 1966–1967
Adolfo Martínez Talavera 1967–1968
Orlando Montenegro Medrano 1968–1972
Francisco Urcuyo Maliaños 1972–1973
Cornelio H. Hüeck 1973–1978
Francisco Urcuyo Maliaños 1978–July 1979

Presidents of the Senate before 1979

Name Term Notes
M. J. Cordero 1913–1914
Pedro González 1914–1915
José Demetrio Cuadra 1915–1916
Sebastián Uriza 1916
Pedro González 1916–1917
Agustin Pasos 1917–1918
Sebastián Uriza 1918–1922
Hernán Jarquín 1922–1923
José Demetrio Cuadra 1923–1924
Gil Arévalo 1924–1925
Federico Sacasa 1925–1926
Sebastián Uriza 1926–1927
J. Leopoldo Salazar 1927–1928
José Demetrio Cuadra 1928
J. Leopoldo Salazar 1928–1929
Víctor Manuel Román y Reyes 1929–1930
Francisco Paniagua Prado 1930–1931
Leopoldo Ramírez Mairena 1931–1932
Hildebrando A. Castellón 1932
José Demetrio Cuadra 1932–1933
Hildebrando A. Castellón 1933–1934
Onofre Sandoval 1934–1935
José D. Estrada 1935–1936
Francisco Somarriba 1936
José D. Estrada 1936–1939
Onofre Sandoval 1939–1942
José María Moncada 1942–1943
Carlos A. Velázquez 1943–1944
Carlos A. Morales 1944–1945
Crisanto Sacasa 1945
Onofre Sandoval 1945
Mariano Argüello Vargas 1945–1946
Juan José Martínez 1946–1947
Mariano Argüello Vargas 1947–1948
Pedro A. Blandón 1948–1949
Lorenzo Guerrero 1949–1950
Alberto Argüello Vidaurre 1950–1951
Alejandro Abáunza Espinoza 1951–1952
Mariano Argüello Vargas 1952–1953
Lorenzo Guerrero 1953–1954
Mariano Argüello Vargas 1954–1955
Alejandro Abáunza Espinoza 1955–1956
Mariano Argüello Vargas 1956–1957
Lorenzo Guerrero 1956–1957
Luis Manuel Debayle 1957–1958
Alejandro Abáunza Espinoza 1958–1959
Leonardo Somarriba 1959
Pablo Rener 1959–1960
Fernando Delgadillo Colé 1960–1961
José María Zelaya Cardoza 1961–1962
Lorenzo Guerrero 1962
José María Zelaya Cardoza 1962–1963
Mariano Argüello Vargas 1963
José Frixione 1963
Victor Manuel Talavera 1963–1964
Adrián Cuadra 1964–1965
Luis Arturo Ponce Sotomayor 1965
Humberto Castrillo Morales 1965
Luis Somoza Debayle 1965–1966
Mariano Argüello Vargas 1966
Pablo Rener 1966–1967
Humberto Castrillo Morales 1967–1968
Constantino Mendieta R. 1968–1969
Cornelio H. Hüeck 1969–1970
Gustavo F. Chávez 1970–1971
Humberto Castrillo Morales 1971–1972
Pablo Rener 1972–July 1979

See also


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