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Prime minister of French Republic

Lionel JOSPIN, French politician. steering committee 1973-1975, spokesman on Third World Affairs 1975-1979, Institute Relations 1979-1981, First Secretary 1981-1987; General Council Haute-Garonne since 1988.

Background

Jospin, Lionel Robert was born on July 12, 1937 in Meudon, Hauts-de-Seine, France. Son of Robert Jospin and Mireille Dandieu.

Education

Student, Institute d'Etudes Politiques, Paris. Student, Ecole National Administration.

Career

Senior civil servant economics, French Foreign Office, 1965-1970;professor economics, Technology U. Institute Paris-Sceaux, 1970-1981;national secretary, French Socialist Party for Training, 1973-1975;national secretary, Third-World Affairs, 1975-1979;national secretary, International Affairs, 1979-1981;1st secretary, French Socialist Party, 1981-1988;member, French Parliament, 1981-1988;member, European Parliament, 1984-1988;ministre d'etat in charge of national education and sports, 1988-1992;member Haute-Garonne Conseil généeral and president local committee for economics development, since 1988;member Midi-Pyrénées Conseil régional, since 1992;plenipotentiary minister, Foreign Office, since 1992;1st secretary, Socialist Party, since 1995;prime minister, since 1997.

Works

Membership

Steering committee 1973-1975, spokesman on Third World Affairs 1975-1979, Institute Relations 1979-1981, First Secretary 1981-1987. General Council Haute-Garonne since 1988.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: basketball, tennis.

Connections

Married Sylviane Agacinski, 1994. 3 children.

father:
Robert Jospin

mother:
Mireille Dandieu

spouse:
Elisabeth Dannenmiiller,