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Michel COINTAT

Michel COINTAT, French agronomist and politician. European Pari. 196871. 1974-1979; Academy, d'agriculture de France and various local societies.

Background

  • COINTAT, Michel was born on April 13, 1921 in Paris, France. Parents: Lucien Cointat and Marie-Louise Cointat (née Adam).

  • Education

    • Montaigne High School, Paris. Saint-Louis High School, Paris. National Institute of Agronomy, agricultural engineer.

      National Forestry Commission School, forestry engineer.

    Career

    • Principal Private Secretary to Edgard Pisani, Minister of Agriculture, 1962. Chief Engineer, Rural Engineering and Forestry, Director-General of Production and Markets, Ministry of Agriculture, 1962-1967. Administrator. National Industrial Nitrogen Office, 1964-1967.

      Administrator, Alsace State Potash Mines. Member of accounts committee for national agriculture. Deputy Union for Defence of the Republic, for Ille-et-Vilaine, 5th constituency, Fougères, since 1967.

      French representative to European Parliament, 1968-1971 and 1974-1979. Minister of Agriculture, under Chaban-Delmas, 1971-1972. Mayor of Fougères, 1971-1983.

      Minister of Foreign Trade, 1980-1981. Ex-member and Chairman of finance committee of Regional Council for Brittany. Vice-Chairman of Committee for Study and Linking of Interests in Brittany (Celib).

      Chairman of National Horticultural Association. Ex-President of Association for Information and Promotion of Brittany. Chairman of Sabemen, 1983.

      Questeur of National Assembly, 1988. Chairman, PAN Europe, France, 1990. Head of Uzès Forestry Camp, 1943-1949.

      Chief Forestry Inspector, Joinville, 1949-1958. Deputy Managing Director, 1948-1961. Chairman and Managing Director, Company for Development of Fallow Land and Coppicing in the Eastern Region.

    Works

    • Les Heures orangées (poems), 1974. Tresques en Languedoc ou l’Histoire vivante dans le Midi, 1979. Les moments inutiles (poems), 1983.Le Neveu de Jules Ferry: Abel, 1987. 1789: Sept Députes Bretons a Versailles, 1988. Various technical, scientific and literary studies.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Rally for the Republic

    Membership

    European Pari. 196871. 1974-1979; Academy, d'agriculture de France and various local societies.

    Connections

    • Spouse Simone Dubois, 1942. Children: Christian, Alain.
    • father: Lucien Cointat
    • mother: Marie-Louise Adam
    • spouse: Simone Dubois
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