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'

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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
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HM NumberHM1X0S
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
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