By: Joseph Mendoza 4B
Simon Bolivar was born on July 24, 1783 in Venezuela. His full birth name was Simon Jose Antonio De La Santisima Trinidad Bolivar y Palacios Ponte y Blanco. He got married to a woman named Maria Teresa Rodriguez Del Toro y Alaysa. He eventually died at the age of 47 on December 17, 1830.
Simon Bolivar was the president of Colombia. His term started in 1819 and ended in 1830. After he conquered the Spanish monarch he helped create the 1st union of independent nations. He is considered one of the most influential political and military leaders in the history on the Americas.