Tomas Guido. was a General in the Argentine War of Independence a diplomat and a politician.
Tomas Guido was the son of a Spanish merchant Pedro Guido y Sanz and his wife Juana Aoiz y Martinez. He attended San Carlos College, but was forced to give up his studies by an economic crisis.
Guido saw his first military action in 1806 when he helped to defend Buenos Aires from the British invaders. He later went on to participate in the May Revolution in 1810.
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