Leonel Fernández , Spanish Leonel Fernández (full name is Leonel Antonio Fernández Reyna , Spanish: Leonel Antonio Fernández Reyna , born December 26, 1953 , Santo Domingo ) - Dominican politician, President of the Dominican Republic from August 16, 1996 to August 16, 2000 and from August 16, 2004 until August 16, 2012 .
|Birth||December 26, 1953 (65 years old)|
Santo Domingo , Dominican Republic
|Spouse||Margarita Cedeno de Fernandez|
Born in Santo Domingo, spent his childhood and youth in New York , USA . He graduated from the University of Santo Domingo, worked as a teacher and journalist, then went into politics. He was elected president in 1996 and, after a four-year hiatus, was re-elected for a second term in 2004 . After the elections of May 16, 2008, he was re-elected for a third term.
Married. Wife - Margarita Cedeno de Fernandez. Son - Omar Leonel Fernandez Dominguez. [one]