Enrique Sánchez
Person - Sánchez de León Pérez, Enrique (1934-)

Sánchez de León Pérez, Enrique (1934-)




Preferred form:

Sánchez de León Pérez, Enrique (1934-)

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Badajoz (España)  1934-06-09 - existente actualmente


Spanish politician and technical labor inspector.

Sánchez de León graduated in Law from the University of Madrid, and joined the Superior Body of Labor Inspectors and Social Security in 1960, being the head of the Labor Inspection and Provincial Delegate of the Institute of Emigration in Pamplona, passing then to the Provincial Regional Office of Labor of Orense, Malaga and Guipúzcoa (1961-1967).

As a politician, Sánchez de León was an attorney at the Francoist Courts (1971-1977), Director-General of the Organization of the Social Security, and Director-General of Interior Politics.

Later on, Sánchez de León was a deputy of UCD for the province of Badajoz, even though he was the leader of the Regional Action of Extremadura (AREX), in the Constituent Legislature (1977-1979) being re-elected in the I Legislature. Moreover, in this Legislature he was the Minister of Public Health and Social Security.

According to its profesional career, Sánchez de León was the president of the Administration Council of CAMPSA, and in 1982 he set up his own lawyers office. Sánchez de León was awarded several times, for example with the Grand Cross of the Order of Carlos III (1979) and Freeman of Badajoz (2016).

Cortes Constituyentes, 1977-1979

Date of the event: 1977-07-13 - 1979-01-02


Internal Structure-Genealogy:

Casado con Santa García, con quien tuvo 5 hijos.


(Function) He/She carries out/ perform:

Legislators in  Madrid (España) between 1977-06-29 and 1982-08-31 Obs.:  Diputado en Legislatura Constituyente y I Legislatura

(Function) He/She carries out/ perform:

Cabinet officers in  Madrid (España) between 1977-07-04 and 1979-04-05 Obs.:  Ministro de Sanidad y Seguridad Social



(Function) He/She carries out/ perform:

Procuradores en Cortes in  Madrid (España) between 1971 and 1977


Campillo de Llerena (Badajoz, España) in 1934 Obs.:  Residencia durante la infancia


Madrid (España)


Irun (Gipuzkoa, España) in 1960 Obs.:  Jefe de Inspección


Málaga (España)

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Badajoz (España) in 1934-06-09





Menéndez, Manuel Ángel. Fontes, Ignacio. Quién es quién: sus señorías los diputados : atlas de la democracia parlamentaria española. Manuel Ángel Menéndez Gijón, Ignacio Fontes. Tres Cantos (Madrid): Foca. 931 p.. 84-95440-25-3.

Urquijo y Goitia, José Ramón de. Gobiernos y ministros españoles en la Edad Contemporánea. 2ª ed. corr. y aum.. José Ramón Urquijo Goitia. Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas. 2008. 596 p.. 978-84-00-08737-1.

Related Authorities

Suárez, Adolfo (1932-2014)  ( He/She is a member of the Government )

Associative relations :

Unión de Centro Democrático (España)  ( He/She is a member of )


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