Josef Pühringer

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Josef Pühringer (2009)

Josef Pühringer (German pronun­cia­tion: [ˈjoːzɛf ˈpyʀɪŋɐ]) (born 30 October 1949, Traun) is an Austrian politician.

Since 2 March 1995 he has been the governor (Landeshauptmann) of Upper Austria. He is a member of the Austrian People's Party (ÖVP).[1]

He is a member of several Roman Catholic student fraternities that belong to the ÖCV and the MKV.


  1. ^ Abteilung Presse. "Dr Josef Pühringer (ÖVP)". Retrieved 30 November 2011.