Best Known For
Mireya Moscoso was a Panamanian politician and the first woman president of Panama (1999–2004). She oversaw the U.S. handover of the Panama Canal.
Think you know about Biography?
Answer questions and see how you rank against other players.Play Now
Mireya Moscoso was born on July 1, 1946, in Pedasi, Panama. She worked on the re-election campaign of former president Arnulfo Arias and joined him in exile when he was deposed by General Omar Torrijos. Moscoso and Torrijos were married and—after his death in 1988—Moscoso returned to Panama and won the presidency in 1999. She oversaw the U.S. handover of the Panama Canal and left office in 2004.
© 2014 A+E Networks. All rights reserved.
Included In These Groups
Famous Cancerians 589 people in this group
Famous People Born in 1946 105 people in this group
Famous People Born on July 1 26 people in this group
profile name: Mireya Moscoso profile occupation:
Sign in with Facebook to see how you and your friends are connected to famous icons.