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1 Decree N ° 366 the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of EL SALVADOR, considering: (I).-in accordance with rule 131, 22 ° Ordinal of the Constitution of the Republic, is Faculty of this organ of State, granted to individuals or populations, titles, honorary distinctions and gratuities, compatible with the form of Government established by relevant services to the homeland.
II.-that article 6, literal to) the honorary distinctions, rewards and titles Act, establishes that the honorary distinctions of "son or daughter Mariasela of El Salvador", constitute a very high distinction and will be awarded to the Salvadoran people who engage in or have engaged in humanitarian and altruistic activities, or their momentous contributions or services to human knowledge , in such a way, that said provide represent national, regional or universal benefit.
III.-that the Countess Consuelo Suncín de Saint-Exupéry, born on 10 April of the year 1901 in the municipality of Armenia in the Department of Sonsonate, has been one of the Salvadorians who stood out from a young age to be a bright student, that graduated from the misses Central Institute thanks to their effort, determination and excellent academic performance, managed to get a scholarship at a College of the sisters Ursulines in the city of San Francisco California, to continue his studies in the United States of America.
IV.-that the Countess Consuelo Suncín de Saint-Exupéry, representing El Salvador internationally in the fields of the arts and literature, for having developed a brilliant career as intellectual, writer, painter and sculptor, protruding through his will be academically and transcend national boundaries, being recognized during their stay in countries such as Mexico, Argentina and France, where brightness between the intelligentsia of the time.
V that its enigmatic and charming personality, coupled with his talent, creativity and willpower, stimulated and encouraged her famous spouse count, Aviator and writer Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, who helped her to have security in its writing, becoming a great creator, willing this way to country and humanity not only his plastic and literary work , but also its footprint and influence on one of the masterpieces of contemporary literature held and most read of all time "The little Prince", which is the great INSPIRER.
VI. in addition, the Countess Consuelo Suncín de Saint-Exupéry, had a notable career as a plastic artist painter and sculptor, with a magnetism and a 2 emotion hechizaban, having been paintings exhibited in Paris, Brussels, Madrid, Stockholm, nice, Cannes, New York and Mexico, among others.
winning prize of sculpture at school "Corner of fine arts", in Paris, and by writing a book titled "Oppede", published in New York, in the year of 1945 and "Memories of the rose", an autobiography.
VII.-which internationally is one of Salvadoran women more renowned and brilliant of our homeland, is important to mention, that she rejected the impositions of gender stereotypes taking their concerns to other horizons, with a will of iron and a constant perseverance, which with its intellectual level, cultivated and captivated to the most prestigious society of Europe which accepted it and respected until after his death in his Villa in Grasse, France, on 28 May 1979, being buried in Paris as Queen, in the same tomb of the famous American writer Enrique Gómez Carrillo, who was spouse and widow, in the cemetery of Père Lachaise.
VIII.-that by virtue of the foregoing, is appropriate to grant the distinction of honorable post-mortem, of "daughter Mariasela of El Salvador" to the Countess Consuelo Suncín de Saint-Exupéry, in recognition of their outstanding contributions of intellectuals in the field of literature, the arts and cultural diffusion, provided to the Republic of El Salvador and its population.
Therefore, use of his constitutional powers and at the initiative of MEPs and the members: Lucia del Carmen Ayala de León, Yohalmo Edmundo Cabrera Chacón, Crissia Suhan Chávez García, Raúl Omar Cuéllar, Nidia Díaz, Norma Fidelia Guevara de Ramirios, Silvia Estela Ostorga de Escobar, Zoila Beatriz jaw Solis, Nelson de Jesus Quintanilla Gómez and Jaime Gilberto Valdez Hernández. DECREES: Article 1.-declare to the Countess Consuelo Suncín de Saint-Exupéry, "daughter Mariasela of El Salvador", post-mortem, in recognition of their outstanding contributions intellectuals in the field of literature, the arts and cultural diffusion, provided to the Republic of El Salvador and their population.
Article 2.-this Decree shall enter into force eight days after its publication in the official journal.
GIVEN in the blue room of the Legislative Palace: San Salvador, in the fifth day of the month of may of the year two thousand and sixteen.
LORRAINE GUADALUPE PENA MENDOZA, PRESIDENT.
GUILLERMO ANTONIO GALLEGOS NAVARRETE, ANA VILMA ALBANEZ DE ESCOBAR, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT. SECOND VICE PRESIDENT.
3. JOSE SERAFIN RODRIGUEZ ORANTES, NORMAN NOEL QUIJANO GONZÁLEZ, THIRD VICE-PRESIDENT. FOURTH VICE PRESIDENT.
SANTIAGO FLORES ALFARO, FIFTH VICE PRESIDENT.
WILLIAM FRANCISCO MATA BENNETT, DAVID ERNESTO REYES MOLINA, FIRST SECRETARY. SECOND SECRETARY.
MARIO ALBERTO TENORIO GUERRERO, REYNALDO ANTONIO LOPEZ CARDOZA, THIRD SECRETARY. FOURTH SECRETARY.
JACKELINE NOEMI RIVERA AVALOS, JORGE ALBERTO ESCOBAR BERNAL, FIFTH SECRETARY. SIXTH SECRETARY.
ABILIO ORESTES RODRIGUEZ MENJIVAR, JOSE FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ, SEVENTH SECRETARY. EIGHTH SECRETARY.
Presidential House: San Salvador, twenty-seven days of the month of may of the year two thousand and sixteen.
PUBLISHED, Salvador Sanchez Ceren, President of the Republic.
Ramon Aristides Valencia Arana, Minister of the Interior and Territorial Development.
D. O. N ° 99 volume N ° 411 date: May 30, 2016.
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