Manuel Alegre de Melo Duarte, GCL is a Portuguese poet and politician, member of the Socialist Party, and a candidate to the Portuguese presidential election, 2006. He was a presidential candidate, in the 2011 presidential election, this time being backed up by the Left Bloc and the Socialist Party.
About Manuel Alegre
Portuguese Socialist Party politician. He began serving in the Parliament of Portugal in 1975.
In his youth, he was a member of the Portuguese Communist Party.
He ran for President of Portugal on two occasions: in 2006 and 2011.
He married twice and fathered three children.
He and Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres were both Socialist Party politicians.
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