Michael Gonzi

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The Honourable
Michael Gonzi
Personal details
Born (1960-10-23) October 23, 1960 (age 54)
Sliema, Malta
Political party Partit Nazzjonalista
Children 2
Residence San Pawl il-Baħar, Malta

Michael Gonzi (born October 23, 1960)[1] is a Maltese medical doctor[2] and politician.

Political role[edit]

He was elected to the House of Representatives of Malta in the Maltese general election, 2008 representing the 12th district.[2][3] He was previously a member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe from 2003 to 2004.[1] He worked for the Institute for Tolerance and Peace in Tel Aviv.

Party affiliation[edit]

He is a member of the Partit Nazzjonalista.[1] This party was the ruling party of government as of 2008.

Family background[edit]

He is the younger brother of Prime Minister Lawrence Gonzi[4] and a nephew of late Archbishop of the Diocese of Malta Mgr. Mikiel Gonzi. He was heavily criticized from antisemits because of his mother's Jewish blood.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c "Mr Michael GONZI". Council of Europe. Retrieved 1 April 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Composition of parliament unchanged". Times of Malta. Retrieved 1 April 2011. 
  3. ^ "Who made it and who didn’t". Malta Independent. Retrieved 1 April 2011. 
  4. ^ "Politics and Government, Administrative Divisions". Retrieved 1 April 2011.