Birthplace of Galo Plaza Lasso Historical

Birthplace of Galo Plaza Lasso Historical (HM1X0S)

Location: New York, NY 10011 New York County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 43.952', W 73° 59.81'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 67 views
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Inscription
1906     1987

This tablet honors Galo Plaza Lasso, President of the Republic of Ecuador (1940-1952) and Secretary General of the Organization of American States, (1968-1972) born here to Maria Adelina Plaza and General Leonidas Plaza, on February 17, 1906, while his father, also a former President of Ecuador, was serving as Ecuadorina Minister to the United States.
Always a friend of the United States, his life was an inspiration of unselfish devotion to world peace and enhancement of inter-American relations.
En honor de Galo Plaza Lasso, (1906-1987) Presidente de la Republica del Ecuador, (1948-1952), Secretario General de la Organizacion de Estados Americanos, (1968-1972) nacido aqui el 17 de Febrero de 1906, hijo de Maria Adelina Plaza y del General Leonidas Plaza, ex-Presidente del Ecuador, entonces Ministro de su pais English los Estadod Unidos.
Siempre amigo de los eeuu, su vida fue modelo de devoción desinteresada a la paz del mundo y al acrecentamiento de las relaciones internationales.
Erected jointly February 17, 1988 by:
Native New Yorkers' Historical Assn. &
La Casa de Lawrence Cultura Equatoriana,
Benjamin Carrion, Nucleo de Nueva York · Felix J. Cuervo, President · Dr. Robert F. Cuervo, V.P. · Jeff Gottlieb, V.P. Coordinators: Aida
Gonzolez · William Portella · Dr. James Montesinos, President · Prof. Paco Villar, 1st V.P. · Carlos Garcia, 2nd V.P. · Arq. Armando Acosta, 3rd V.P. · Dr. Galo Vaca, 4th V.P. · Ledo Carlos Simmonds, Secretary · Prof. José Perrone, Treasurer
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Details
HM NumberHM1X0S
Tags
Year Placed1988
Placed ByNative New Yorkers’ Historical Association & La Casa de Lawrence Cultura Equatoriana
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, February 26th, 2017 at 5:02pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 584708 N 4509550
Decimal Degrees40.73253333, -73.99683333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 43.952', W 73° 59.81'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 43' 57.12" N, 73° 59' 48.6" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)646, 718, 917, 212, 516,
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5 W 8th St, New York NY 10011, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. This marker needs at least one picture.
  2. Is this marker part of a series?
  3. What historical period does the marker represent?
  4. What historical place does the marker represent?
  5. What type of marker is it?
  6. What class is the marker?
  7. What style is the marker?
  8. Does the marker have a number?
  9. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  10. Is the marker in the median?