Iliaz Vrioni

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Iliaz Vrioni
Iliaz Vrioni 1932.jpg
6th Prime Minister of Albania
In office
19 November 1920 – 16 October 1921
Preceded bySulejman Delvina
Succeeded byPandeli Evangjeli
In office
27 May 1924 – 10 June 1924
Preceded byShefqet Bej Vërlaci
Succeeded byFan S. Noli
In office
24 December 1924 – 5 January 1925
Preceded byFan S. Noli
Succeeded byAhmet Zogu
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Iliaz Vrioni (1 January 1882 – March 12, 1932) was an Albanian politician and landowner. He served as Prime Minister of Albania three times.

Biography[edit]

Iliaz Vrioni, was born in 1882 in Berat, in the Janina Vilayet of the Ottoman Empire and died in Paris in 1932. Member of the great Bey family of Berat, Fier and Myzeqe, formerly cities and regions of the Ottoman Province of Ioannina, presently in Albania. Son of Mehmet Ali Pasha Vrioni, a high dignitary of the administration of the Ottoman Empire.

Iliaz Vrioni was one of the signatories of the Albanian Declaration of Independence in 1912. He served three times as Prime Minister and five times as Minister of Foreign Affairs. He died in Paris in 1932, while serving his second mandate as the Plenipotentiary Minister of the Kingdom of Albania to Paris and London.

Iliaz Vrioni was decorated in 1920s with the order of Grand officier de la Légion d'honneur of the French Republic.

Political Activity[edit]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Sulejman Delvina
Prime Minister of Albania
19 November 1920 – 1 July 1921
11 July 1921 – 16 October 1921
Succeeded by
Pandeli Evangjeli
Preceded by
Shefqet Vërlaci
Prime Minister of Albania
2 June 1924 – 16 June 1924
Succeeded by
Theofan Stilian Noli
Preceded by
Theofan Stilian Noli
Prime Minister of Albania
26 December 1924 – 6 January 1925
Succeeded by
Ahmet Zogu

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