|French Minister of Culture|
|President||Valéry Giscard d'Estaing|
|Prime Minister||Raymond Barre|
|Preceded by||Michel d'Ornano|
|Succeeded by||Michel d'Ornano|
|Government spokespeople of France|
|Prime Minister||Jacques Chaban-Delmas
|Preceded by||Léo Hamon|
|Succeeded by||André Rossi|
29 July 1935|
|Died||26 March 2011
|Alma mater||Sciences Po, ÉNA|
Jean-Philippe Lecat (29 July 1935 – 26 March 2011) was a French politician. He graduated from the École nationale d'administration in 1963. Between 1968 and 1978, he was a member of the Union of Democrats for the Republic and between 1978 and 1981, he was a member of the Rally for the Republic.
- AFP (1 April 2011). "Mort de Jean-Philippe Lecat, ministre de la Culture de Giscard". Le Point (in French).
- "One standard-bearer Gaullist goal". Bangor Daily News (Maine). 15 April 1974. Retrieved 12 January 2011.
- Ian Murray (11 August 1978). "Bread and circuses preoccupy M Giscard". The Times. p. 1.
President Giscard d'Estaing sent a letter yesterday to M Jean-Philippe Lecat, the Minister of Culture and Communications, expressing concern about the future of the circus in France.External link in