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Bernardo O'Higgins (1778–1842) by C. Turner, pubd 1829 (after unknown artist) © National Portrait Gallery, London

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O'Higgins, Bernardo (1778–1842), army officer and supreme director of Chile, was born Bernardo Riquelme at Chillán, Chile, on 20 August 1778, the illegitimate son of María Isabel Riquelme de la Barrera y Meza (c.1758–1839), the teenage daughter of a landowner, and ...