Meet Brazil’s president Dilma Rousseff’s only daughter Paula Rousseff.
She is Paula Rousseff Araujo born on March 27 1976, in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, she is the only daughter of Dilma Rousseff and her former husband, Carlos Araújo.
The couple’s daughter was born when Rousseff was 29 and Paulas’ father was her third husband; Araujo who is also known as a political figure of the country.
Paula followed into her father’s footsteps, she is a law graduate.
On April 18, 2008 she married business administrator Rafael Covolo, who is three years her junior. To the couple’s wedding held in Porto Alegre attended important figures from the countries political sector; such as Lula Da Silva who was at that time Brazil’s president and other political figures.
Two years later after the couple’s wedding, she became a mother; Paula gave birth to her son and Rousseff’s first grandchild, on September 9 2010, a boy named Gabriel Rousseff Covolo in the city of Porto Alegre, during the 2010 presidential campaign of her mother.
For the christening of her son Gabriel on October first 2010 her mother who had become president a day before flew from Rio to Porto Alegre to attend the event after the September 30 last debate with four other candidates.
Her economist and former guerrilla member mother is known as an “iron lady” as a reference for her strong opinions, hard work and explosive temper; with Paula growing up Dilma resumed her studies and would sometimes take her daughter with her.
Her parents were together for 26 years before they split in 2000 but they remain to stay in a good relationship despite many public scandals.
Paula Rousseff Araujo Covolo currently holds the office of Labor Prosecutor in Porto Alegre, where she and her father were born. She visits her father very often at the home he has there where he and Dilma lived for many years.