George Papandreou

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George Papandreou
Γεώργιος Παπανδρέου

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President of Socialist International
Assumed office
30 January 2006
Preceded by António Guterres
Prime Minister of Greece
In office
6 October 2009 – 11 November 2011
President Karolos Papoulias
Deputy Theodoros Pangalos
Preceded by Kostas Karamanlis
Succeeded by Lucas Papademos
Leader of the Opposition
In office
10 March 2004 – 6 October 2009
Preceded by Kostas Karamanlis
Succeeded by Antonis Samaras
Minister for Foreign Affairs
In office
6 October 2009 – 7 September 2010
Preceded by Dora Bakoyannis
Succeeded by Dimitrios Droutsas
In office
18 February 1999 – 13 February 2004
Prime Minister Kostas Simitis
Preceded by Theodoros Pangalos
Succeeded by Tassos Yiannitsis
Minister for National Education and Religious Affairs
In office
8 July 1994 – 25 September 1996
Prime Minister Andreas Papandreou
Preceded by Dimitrios Fatouros
Succeeded by Gerasimos Arsenis
In office
22 June 1988 – 2 July 1989
Preceded by Apostolos Kaklamanis
Succeeded by Vasileios Kontogiannopoulos
President of the Panhellenic Socialist Movement
In office
8 February 2004 – 18 March 2012
Preceded by Costas Simitis
Succeeded by Evangelos Venizelos
Member of Parliament
for Achaea
Assumed office
17 May 2012
Personal details
Born Georgios Andreas Papandreou Jr.
(1952-06-16) 16 June 1952 (age 65)
Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S.
Political party Panhellenic Socialist Movement
Spouse(s) Ada Papapanou
Children Andreas
Alma mater Amherst College
London School of Economics
Religion Greek Orthodox
Website Official website

Georgios A. Papandreou (Greek: Γεώργιος Α. Παπανδρέου[1][2][3] born 16 June 1952) is a Greek politician. He became Prime Minister of Greece from October 2009. His term ended in November 2011. His father Andreas Papandreou was Prime Minister in the 1980s and again in the middle 1990s.

References[change | change source]

  1. "George A. Papandreou Personal Site". Papandreou. Retrieved 4 November 2011. 
  2. "Government of Greece via Internet Archive". Prime Ministry. Retrieved 11 November 2011. 
  3. "Official curriculum-vitae of George A. Papandreou from the Greek Government website via Internet Archive". pPrime Ministry. Retrieved 11 November 2011. 

Other websites[change | change source]

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