Vasco Graça Moura

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Vasco Graça Moura
Member of the European Parliament
Elections: 1999, 2004
In office
20 July 1999 – 13 July 2009
Constituency Portugal
Personal details
Born Vasco Navarro da Graça Moura
(1942-01-03)3 January 1942
Foz do Douro, Porto, Portugal
Died 27 April 2014(2014-04-27) (aged 72)
Lisbon, Portugal
Political party National:
Social Democratic Party
European People's Party
Alma mater University of Lisbon
Occupation Writer, translator, politician
Profession Lawyer

Vasco Navarro da Graça Moura, GCSE GCIH OSE (3 January 1942 – 27 April 2014) was a Portuguese lawyer, writer, translator and politician, son of Francisco José da Graça Moura and wife Maria Teresa Amado da Cunha Seixas Navarro de Castro, of Northern Portugal bourgeoisie.

He was a Member of the European Parliament[1] for the Social Democratic PartyPeople's Party coalition; part of the European People's Party–European Democrats group.

He married three times, firstly in 1964 to Maria Fernanda de Carvalho de Sá Dantas, secondly in 1985 to Clara Crabbé da Rocha (daughter of Miguel Torga) and thirdly in 1987 to Maria do Rosário Bandeira de Lima de Sousa Machado (b. c. 1951), former and first wife of António Carlos Guerra Raposo de Magalhães, who died in 2004). He died on 27 April 2014 at the age of 72, after a long battle against cancer.[2]

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