Jean Duvieusart

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Jean Duvieusart
Prime Minister of Belgium
In office
8 June 1950 – 16 August 1950
Monarch Charles (Regent)
Preceded by Gaston Eyskens
Succeeded by Joseph Pholien
Personal details
Born (1900-04-10)10 April 1900
Les Bons Villers, Belgium
Died 10 October 1977(1977-10-10) (aged 77)
Charleroi, Belgium
Political party Christian Social Party

Jean Pierre Duvieusart (10 April 1900 – 10 October 1977) was a Belgian Catholic politician of the PSC-CVP and minister of economy (1947–1950, 1952–1954).

Prime Minister of Belgium[edit]

After two months as the 36th Prime Minister of Belgium (1950), he resigned after the abdication of King Leopold III.

Later roles[edit]

He was president of the European Parliament (1964–1965) and president of the Rassemblement wallon and the Front Démocratique des Bruxellois Francophones (FDF) (1968–1972).

See also[edit]

Political offices
Preceded by
Gaston Eyskens
Prime Minister of Belgium
Succeeded by
Joseph Pholien