Birth Name: Felipe de Jesús Calderón Hinojosa
Place of Birth: Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico
Date of Birth: 18 August, 1962
Ethnicity: Mexican [African, Indigenous, Spanish]
Felipe Calderón is a Mexican politician. He served as President of Mexico, from December 1, 2006 to November 30, 2012. He was also President of the National Action Party, from 9 March, 1996 to 9 March, 1999, and Secretary of Energy, from 2 September, 2003 to 1 June, 2004, among other duties.
President Calderón is the son of politician and writer José Luis Calderón Vega and Maria Carmen Hinojosa González. He is married to lawyer and politician Margarita Esther Zavala Gómez del Campo, with whom he has three children.
President Calderón’s patrilineal ancestry can be traced back to his third great-grandfather, Juan Antonio Gil Calderón.
President Calderón’s paternal grandfather was Luis Gonzaga Paulino Reimundo Calderón Ochoa (the son of José Primitivo Calderón Arriaga and Margarita de los Dolores Ochoa Ballesteros). Luis was born in Atapaneo, Morelia, Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico. Primitivo was the son of Pedro José Antonio de la Cruz Calderón Chávez and María Luisa Arriaga Carabantes. Margarita was the daughter of Francisco Ochoa Huerta and María Juliana Ballesteros Huerta.
President Calderón’s paternal grandmother was Luisa Vega Bucio (the daughter of Jesús Vega Guzmán and Práxedes Bucio Camacho). Luisa was born in Morelia, Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico. Jesús was the son of Ignacio Vega and Rafaela Guzmán. Práxedes was the daughter of Torivio Valeriano de Jesús Bucio Domínguez and María Gregoria de Jesús Camacho Pérez.
President Calderón’s maternal grandfather was Luis Gonzaga Hinojosa Murguía (the son of José Donaciano Luis de Jesús Hinojosa y Ruiz de Chávez and María Encarnación Murguía González). President Calderón’s grandfather Luis was born in Morelia, Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico. President Calderón’s great-grandfather Luis was the son of Domingo Hinojosa Farfán and María Juana de la Trinidad Ruiz de Chávez y Infante. President Calderón’s great-grandmother María was the daughter of José del Sacramento Murguía Espinosa and María Josefa Rosalía del Carmen González Marín.
President Calderón’s maternal grandmother was María Josefina González Reyes (the daughter of José Pedro Isac “Piedad” González Riofrío and María Manuela, also known as Manuela de la Trinidad, Reyes Alvarado). President Calderón’s grandmother Maria was born in Pátzcuaro, Pátzcuaro, Michoacán, Mexico. Piedad was the son of Rafael González and María Dolores Riofrío. Manuela was the daughter of Antonio Reyes Tula and María Cruz Alvarado.
Source: Genealogy of Felipe Calderón – http://www.geni.com