Antonio López de Santa Anna, in full Antonio López de Santa Anna Pérez de Lebrón, (born February 21, 1794, Jalapa, Mexico—died June 21, 1876, Mexico City), Mexican army officer and statesman who was the storm centre of Mexico’s politics during such events as the Texas Revolution (1835–36) and the Mexican-American War (1846–48).
Antonio de Padua María Severino López de Santa Anna y Pérez de Lebrón was born in Xalapa, Veracruz, Nueva España (New Spain), on 21 February 1794 into a respected Spanish family. He was named after his father, Licenciado Antonio López de Santa Anna (born 1761), a university graduate and a lawyer; his mother was Manuela Pérez de Lebrón (died 1814).
Antonio López de Santa Anna, born on February 21, 1794, in Jalapa, Mexico, became a military captain and was elected president in 1833, known for his efforts in staving off Spain’s attempt to ...
Antonio López de Santa Anna (February 21, 1794–June 21, 1876) was a Mexican politician and military leader who was President of Mexico 11 times from 1833 to 1855. He was a disastrous president for Mexico, losing first Texas and then much of the current American West to the United States. Still, he was a charismatic leader, and, in general, the people of Mexico supported him, begging him to return to power time and again.
From 1833 to 1835, he served as Mexico’s president four times before becoming a military-backed dictator. Although disgraced after the Texas Revolution, Santa Anna staged a political ...
Antonio López de Santa Anna. February 21, 1794 - June 21, 1876. Topic - Cerro Gordo Contreras and Churubusco Molino del Rey and Chapultepec Puebla and Huamantla Mexican Opposition to the War Mexico City Mexican Support for the War Return of Santa Anna. Antonio López de Santa Anna, a military and political leader who served as president eleven times during the course of his remarkable career, was the central figure in Mexican public life during the second quarter of the nineteenth century.
Antonio de Padua María Severino López de Santa Anna y Pérez de Lebrón ( Xalapa; 21 de febrero de 1794 - Ciudad de México; 21 de junio de 1876 ), 1 conocido como Antonio López de Santa Anna, fue un político, militar y dictador mexicano. Fue presidente de México y, aunque en la gran mayoría de textos se dice que ocupó la presidencia en once ocasiones, el Instituto Nacional de Estudios Históricos de las Revoluciones de México (INEHRM) sostiene que solo fueron seis veces.
Staten Island, New York. Two years before he died senile and broke, the disgraced Mexican General Antonio López de Santa Anna lived in a modest residence in Staten Island. Known variously as the ...
Mexican President Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna (pronounced “Santana”) signed the treaty but the problem lied in the fact that the Mexican Congress did not ratify it, nor did Mexican presidents after Santa Anna acknowledge Texas’ independence. Texas was annexed by the United States in 1845.
Santa Anna was born on February 21, 1794, in the town of Jalapa, located in the state of Veracruz in eastern Mexico. He was the fifth of eleven children born to Antonio López de Santa Anna and Manuela Pérez de Lebrón.