Conrad Santos, Filipino-born Canadian politician, Died at 81


Conrado de Regla Santos was born on November 26, 1934, and died on March 29, 2016.
He was a politician in Manitoba, Canada.
Mr. Santos was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba from 1981 to 1988, and again from 1990 to 2007.
He had three children: Evelyn Santos, Conrad Santos and Robert Santos.
His parents Federico Santos and Marcelina de Regla, he was born in the Philippines and was educated at the Harvard University and at the University of Michigan, receiving a PhD in Political Science from the latter institution
Santos was first elected to the Manitoba legislature in the 1981 provincial election as a New Democrat in the northwest Winnipeg riding of Burrows, defeating NDP-turned-Progressive Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) Ben Hanuschak.
Conrad Santos was re-elected in the 1986 election.
However, in June 1984, there were unconfirmed rumours that Conrado was considering a move to the Progressive Conservative Party.
Conrad Santos passed away at 81 yrs old.