Octaviano Ambrosio Larrazolo

Octaviano Ambrosio Larrazolo

Name Octaviano Ambrosio Larrazolo
Profession Politician
Date of Birth 1859-12-07
Place of Birth Mexico
Age 70 yrs
Death Date 1930-04-07
Birth Sign Sagittarius

About Octaviano Ambrosio Larrazolo

Republican politician who was the Governor of New Mexico from 1919 to 1921. He was notably the first US Senator of Mexican-American heritage to be elected to that office.

Early Life Experience of Octaviano Ambrosio Larrazolo

He moved from Mexico to Arizona when he was 11 and studied theology at the St. Michael’s College at Santa Fe, New Mexico Territory.

Trivia Info

He served as a US senator for only 6 months, serving the remainder of Senator Andrieus A. Jones’ term after he died in office in 1928.

Family Life and Relationship

He was raised in a devoutly religious household.

Close Associates

His senatorship paved the way for Latino Senators like Marco Rubio.

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