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Per Gahrton

political party official , author

Per Gahrton, Swedish political party official, author. Member of Swedish Sociological Association, Swedish Association Authors.

Background

Gahrton, Per was born on February 2, 1943 in Malmo, Sweden. Son of Arnold and Asta (De Sharengrad) Gahrton.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Lund, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy. in Sociology, 1983.

Career

Member central board Swedish Liberal Youth, 1963—1969. President, 1969—1971. Member council City of Lund, Sweden, 1973—1976, Member of Parliament, 1976—1979.

Member political bureau Green Party, 1981—1983. Official spokesman, 1984—1985, Member of Parliament, Greens, since 1988. Co-secretary European Greens, Brussels, 1985—1989.

Membership

Member of Swedish Sociological Association, Swedish Association Authors.

Connections

Married Ulla Lemberg, 1983. Children from previous marriage: Petter, Stina.

father:
Arnold Gahrton

mother:
Asta (De Sharengrad) Gahrton

spouse:
Ulla Lemberg