Émile Eddé

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Émile Eddé

Émile Eddé (1886, Damascus - 28 September 1949) (Arabic: إميل أده‎) was a Maronite Lebanese political figure.

Career[edit]

Eddé served as prime minister of Lebanon from 11 October 1929 to 25 March 1930 and as the president of Lebanon from 1936 to 1941, and briefly in 1943.[1] He also founded and led the Lebanese National Bloc party. He was succeeded as party leader by his son Raymond Eddé.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profiles of Lebanon's presidents since independence". Lebanon Wire. 25 May 2008. Retrieved 21 March 2013. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Bechara El Khoury
Prime Minister of Lebanon
1929–1930
Succeeded by
Auguste Adib Pacha
Preceded by
Habib Pacha Es-Saad
President of Lebanon
1936–1941
Succeeded by
Pierre-Georges Arlabosse
Preceded by
Bechara El Khoury
President of Lebanon
1943
Succeeded by
Bechara El Khoury