Eugenio Alvarez

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Eugenio A. Alvarez (July 21, 1918 – February 12, 1976) was an American lawyer and politician from New York.


He was born on July 21, 1918, in Bayamón, Puerto Rico. The family moved to New York City. There he attended Public School No. 19 and Curtis High School. He graduated from Wagner College and New York Law School. He married Ines Leon, and they had two children. They lived in the Bronx.[1]

Alvarez entered politics as a Democrat. He was Deputy Director of Licensing of the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission; a member of the New York State Assembly in 1973 and 1974; and Deputy New York City Commissioner of Housing Supervision from 1974 until his death in 1976.

He died on February 12, 1976, in Beekman Downtown Hospital in Manhattan.[2]


  1. ^ New York Red Book (1973; pg. 155)
  2. ^ Eugenio Alvarez, 57, Dies; Official of Housing Agency in the New York Times on February 14, 1976 (subscription required)
New York Assembly
Preceded by
Harry Kraf
New York State Assembly
75th District

Succeeded by
José E. Serrano