Venezuelan politician, lawyer, and diplomat Alí Rodríguez Araque was born on September 9, 1937, Ejida, Merida and died on November 19, 2018, Havana.
Araque was the pioneer of the gathering Patria Para Todos (“Fatherland for All”) and has involved different positions in the legislature of President Hugo Chávez, for example, oil counsel, General Secretary of OPEC, President of Petróleos de Venezuela (PDVSA), Minister of External Relations and Ambassador to Cuba.
Araque was delegated as Minister of Finance in June 2008.
His last occupation was Minister of Electric Energy.
Araque gotten his legitimate accreditation from Universidad Central de Venezuela in Caracas in 1961.
He was named as Ambassador of Venezuela to Cuba, on 1 September 2006.
Alí Rodríguez Araque served some time as Vice President of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela for the Andean area in Venezuela before being delegated as Minister of Finance by Chávez on 15 June 2008.
Alí Rodríguez Araque passed away at 81 years old, in Havana.