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Vicente Fox is the president of Mexico.
Bartolomé (1560-1608) and Vicente (1576-1638) Carducho were Spanish painters.
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Vicente was the youngest son of King Afonso II of Portugal and his wife Urraca. He died young.
Vicente (1268-1271) was the daughter of King Afonso III of Portugal and his second wife Beatrice.
Vicente Lim was a Filipino Brigadier General and hero during World War II. Lim was the first Filipino graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point (Class of 1914). Prior to the establishment of the Philippine Army, he served as an officer in the Philippine Scouts (a now-defunct component of the US Army). During the Battle of Bataan, Lim was the Commanding General of the 41st Infantry Division, Philippine Army (USAFFE). After the fall of the Philippines he contributed to the Filipino resistance movement until he was captured and subsequently executed.
Lim was one of the seven Charter Members of the Boy Scouts of the Philippines. He is memorialized in the Philippines' 1, 000-Peso banknote together with two other Filipino heroes who fought and died against the Japanese during the Second World War.
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