Julio Argentino Roca

Jul 17, 1843 - Oct 19, 1914

Alejo Julio Argentino Roca Paz was an army general who served as 8th President of Argentina from 12 October 1880 to 12 October 1886 and 13th from 12 October 1898 to 12 October 1904. Roca is the highest representative of the Generation of '80 and is famous for directing the "Conquest of the Desert", a series of military campaigns against the indigenous peoples of Patagonia.
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