Atanasio Girardot, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Atanasio Girardot

Colombian revolutionary

Date of Birth: 02-May-1791

Place of Birth: San Jerónimo, Antioquia Department, Colombia

Date of Death: 30-Sep-1813

Profession: military officer

Nationality: Colombia

Zodiac Sign: Taurus

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About Atanasio Girardot

  • Manuel Atanasio Girardot Díaz (2 May 1791 – 30 September 1813) was a Colombian revolutionary leader. Son of Louis Girardot, wealthy merchant and French miner, Girardot fought with Simón Bolívar in the Campaña Admirable and other battles.
  • He died during the Battle of Bárbula, trying to plant the republican flag on Bárbula Hill.

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