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Antonio De Ulloa
Date: 1716 - 1795
Remarks: Anotonio De Ulloa served his king and country in the army and in colonial administration, as well as, on special missions. He explored in South America and governed Peru. Appointed the 1st Spanish governor of Louisana in 1766. His administration could not prevent a creole uprising. Eventually, he was expelled from the province, and replaced by Spanish army officer Lt. General Alexander O'Reilly. After leaving the province he joined the Spanish navy, where he rose to high rank.