He is considered "an important figure among Constitutionalists during the Mexican Revolution. De la Huerta was born on May 26,to a prominent family in GuaymasSonora. Although he studied music in Hermosilloand earned a certificate in it, he became a bookkeeper to support his family. In Revolución De Adolfo De La Huerta - Various - The Mexican Revolution - La Revolución Mexicana - The joined an Anti-Reelectionist club and in became its secretary, costing him his government job.
However, both men joined the Constitutionalist movement following the coup of Victoriano Huerta in February against Francisco I.
De la Huerta became Venustiano Carranza 's chief clerk from as the Constitutionalist faction took power. He then became interim governor of his home state of Sonora —18as Carranza's grip on power loosened, consul general of Mexico in New York Cityand he also traveled to Washington, D.
De la Huerta was disgusted to learn after he returned to Mexico that Carranza had confiscated millions of pesos in gold from Mexican banks, after De la Huerta had denied the charges by the U. Carranza then chose Ignacio Bonillasa civilian who had been ambassador to the U.
De la Huerta asserted state control. He also objected to Carranza's meddling with a Sonoran peace with the indigenous Yaquiwhich threatened to reignite hostilities, which he had helped bring to an end. De la Huerta countered by appointing Calles as head of Sonora military operations. Pesqueira as military governor. Calles began maneuvering in favor of De la Huerta against Carranza, and sent a telegram withdrawing recognition for Carranza's government.
The drafting of the plan was largely in the hands of de la Huerta, Calles, and Salvador Alvarado. It was then that de la Huerta Revolución De Adolfo De La Huerta - Various - The Mexican Revolution - La Revolución Mexicana - The appointed interim President by Congress. De la Huerta urged Mexicans in exile to return home. He also pardoned former Carranza supporters. The negotiated settlement awarded Villa an hacienda. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Not to be confused with Victoriano Huerta.
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