Portugal: Government: 1926


The following dates correspond to the period when an office holder was a member of the Government, collectively exercising the duties of Head of State in accordance with a Constitutional provision; dates of office for each individual are different.
Governo da República
31 May 1926 - 17 Jun 1926 Mendes Cabeçadas (Presidente do Ministério)
17 Jun 1926 - 29 Jun 1926 Gomes da Costa (Presidente do Ministério)
1 Jun 1926 - 29 Jun 1926 Gomes da Costa (x) [1]
1 Jun 1926 - 3 Jun 1926 Armando Humberto da Gama Ochôa [2]
3 Jun 1926 - 29 Jun 1926 Manuel Rodrigues Júnior
3 Jun 1926 - 19 Jun 1926 António Salazar
3 Jun 1926 - 29 Jun 1926 Jaime Afreixo
3 Jun 1926 - 29 Jun 1926 Óscar Carmona
3 Jun 1926 - 19 Jun 1926 Joaquim Mendes dos Remédios
3 Jun 1926 - 5 Jun 1926 Ezequiel de Campos [2]
5 Jun 1926 - 11 Jun 1926 Adolfo César de Pina [2]
5 Jun 1926 - 29 Jun 1926 Felisberto Alves Pedrosa
11 Jun 1926 - 29 Jun 1926 Abílio Augusto Valdez de Passos e Sousa
18 Jun 1926 - 29 Jun 1926 António Claro
19 Jun 1926 - 29 Jun 1926 Filomeno da Câmara Melo Cabral
19 Jun 1926 - 29 Jun 1926 Armando Humberto da Gama Ochôa (x)
19 Jun 1926 - 29 Jun 1926 Artur Ricardo Jorge
History:

According to the Constitution of 1911, the functions of Presidente da República in case of vacancy in the office were collectively exercised by os ministros (the ministers); after the resignation of Bernardino Machado (31 May 1926), the Government collectively assumed the functions of Head of State; collective presidency ceased to function when Gomes da Costa was entrusted (29 Jun 1926) with the exercise of the duties of President of the Republic.


[1] Appointed minister of war, minister of colonies and minister of agriculture (1 Jun 1926; did not take offices; relieved of these offices 3 Jun 1926); appointed minister of war and interim minister of colonies (3 Jun 1926); appointed President of the Ministry (17 Jun 1926).
[2] Did not take office.
Last updated on: 26 Jun 2009 04:03:01