Sebastiao Jose Carvalho

Sebastiao Jose Carvalho

Name Sebastiao Jose Carvalho
Profession Politician
Date of Birth 1970-01-01
Place of Birth Portugal
Age 82 yrs
Death Date 1782-05-08
Birth Sign Taurus

About Sebastiao Jose Carvalho

Famous Portuguese Secretary of the State known for his effective leadership in the wake of the Lisbon earthquake of 1755. He was responsible for the Pombaline Reforms that aimed to make Portugal more economically self-sufficient.

Early Life Experience of Sebastiao Jose Carvalho

He studied at the University of Coimbra before receiving his first public appointment as the Portuguese ambassador to Great Britain in 1738.

Trivia Info

He helped weaken the far-reaching grasp of the Inquisition.

Family Life and Relationship

He married twice: to Teresa Luísa de Mendonça e Almada and Maria Leonor Ernestina Daun.

Close Associates

He was born in the same country as soccer star Rui Costa.