Alexandre Millerand

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Alexandre Millerand
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President of France
In office
23 September 1920 – 11 June 1924
Acting: 21 September 1920 – 23 September 1920
Prime MinisterGeorges Leygues,
Aristide Briand,
Raymond Poincaré,
Frédéric François-Marsal
Preceded byPaul Deschanel
Succeeded byGaston Doumergue
Prime Minister of France
In office
20 January 1920 – 24 September 1920
PresidentRaymond Poincaré,
Paul Deschanel
Preceded byGeorges Clemenceau
Succeeded byGeorges Leygues
Minister of War
In office
26 August 1914 – 29 October 1915
Prime MinisterRené Viviani
Preceded byAdolphe Messimy
Succeeded byJoseph Gallieni
In office
14 January 1912 – 12 January 1913
Prime MinisterRaymond Poincaré
Preceded byAdolphe Messimy
Succeeded byAlbert Lebrun
Minister of Commerce, Industry, Posts and Telegraphs
In office
Paul Delombre – Georges Trouillot
Prime MinisterPierre Waldeck-Rousseau
Member of the Senate
In office
5 April 1925 – 10 July 1940
ConstituencySeine (1925–1927)
Orne (1927–1940)
Member of the Chamber of Deputies
In office
4 October 1885 – 23 September 1920
ConstituencySeine
Personal details
Born(1859-02-10)10 February 1859
Paris, France
Died6 April 1943(1943-04-06) (aged 84)
Versailles, Occupied France
Political partyFrench Socialist Party
(1902–1904)
Republican-Socialist Party
(1911–1912)
Independent
(1912–1940)
Spouse(s)
Jeanne Millerand
(m. 1898; his d. 1943)
ChildrenJean (1899–1972)
Alice (1902–80)
Jacques (1904–79)
Marthe (1909–75)
Alma materUniversity of Paris
ProfessionLawyer, journalist

Alexandre Millerand (French: [alɛksɑ̃dʁ milʁɑ̃]; (1859-02-10)10 February 1859 – (1943-04-06)6 April 1943) was a French politician. He was Prime Minister of France from 20 January to 23 September 1920 and President of France from 23 September 1920 to 11 June 1924.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Acović, Dragomir (2012). Slava i čast: Odlikovanja među Srbima, Srbi među odlikovanjima. Belgrade: Službeni Glasnik. p. 643.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)