Opinion

Felix Salmon

Dates of successful Latin American coups

By Felix Salmon
June 29, 2006

Argentina: 1930, 1943, 1955, 1962, 1966, 1976

Bolivia: 1899, 1930, 1934, 1936, 1937, 1943, 1946, 1951, 1952, 1964, 1971, 1980

Brazil: 1964

Chile: 1925, 1973

Colombia: 1953

Costa Rica: 1870, 1876, 1917

Cuba: 1952, 1959

Dominican Republic: 1963

Ecuador: 1925, 1935, 1963, 1972, 2000

El Salvador: 1948, 1960, 1979

Granada: 1979, 1983

Guatemala: 1963, 1982

Haiti: 1946, 1950, 1986, 1988, 1991

Honduras: 1956, 1963, 1972, 1975, 1978

Mexico: 1867, 1876, 1911, 1913, 1915, 1920

Nicaragua: 1856,1944

Panama: 1968

Paraguay: 1989

Peru: 1914, 1919, 1930, 1948, 1962, 1968, 1992

Suriname, 1980 (twice), 1990

Uruguay: 1933, 1973

Venezuela: 1948

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