Joseph Nérette

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Joseph Nérette
President of Haiti
In office
October 8, 1991 – June 19, 1992
Prime Minister Jean-Jacques Honorat
Preceded by Raoul Cédras (as Leader of the Haitian Military Junta)
Succeeded by Marc Bazin (acting president)
Personal details
Born (1924-04-09)April 9, 1924
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Died April 29, 2007(2007-04-29) (aged 83)
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Nationality Haitian
Spouse(s) Guerda Jean-Baptiste
Profession Lawyer

Joseph Nérette (April 9, 1924 – April 29, 2007) was a Haitian judge and political figure. He served as the provisional president of Haiti between 1991 and 1992, part of a period in which real political authority rested with the military junta headed by Raoul Cédras and Michel François.

He died of lung cancer in Port-au-Prince on April 29, 2007, aged 83.[1]


  1. ^ "Décès de l'ex-Président de facto Joseph Nérette" (in French). 2007-05-01. Retrieved 2007-05-03.