José Pedro Varela (19 Mairch 1845 - 24 October 1879) wis an Uruguayan sociologist, jurnalist an politeecian. He wis born in Montevideo. Uruguay adoptit free, compulsory, an secular education in 1876, thanks tae the efforts o educator Jose Pedro Varela. It wis acause o Varela that Uruguay established the 1877 Law o Common Education, which haes continued tae influence Uruguay even in the new millennium.
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- Hudson, Rex A. (1992). Uruguay a Country Study. Washington D.C: Library of Congress. pp. xxxiii.