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Beregovoy, Pierre Eugene (Pierre)

Born: 1925 AD
Died: 1993 AD, at 67 years of age.

Nationality: French
Categories: Politician


1925 - He was born on the 23rd of December in Déville-lès-Rouen, Haute-Normandie France.

1992-1993 - He served as Prime Minister under François Mitterrand.

1959 - He participated to the foundation of the Unified Socialist Party (PSU).

         - He became an adviser of Pierre Mendès-France.

1967 - He create the pro-Mendès-France Union of clubs for the renewal of the left.

1969 - This group joined with Socialist Party (PS).

1981 - Mitterrand appointed him as secretary general of the presidency.

1982 - He joined the cabinet as Minister of Social affairs.

1983 - He was elected as Mayor of Nevers.

1984-1986 - He became French finance minister.

1986 - He served as deputy of Nièvre département.

1988 - He led his presidential campaign.

1992 - He was appointed as Prime Minister of France.

1993 - He resigned after the Socialist electoral collapse of the legislative election.

         - He killed himself on the 1st of May after being ousted as prime minister and being implicated in personal use of campaign funds in Paris.


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