Karel Schwarzenberg

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Karel Schwarzenberg

Karel Schwarzenberg 2019.jpg
Schwarzenberg in 2019
6th & 8th Minister of Foreign Affairs
In office
13 July 2010 – 10 July 2013
Prime MinisterPetr Nečas
Preceded byJan Kohout
Succeeded byJan Kohout
In office
9 January 2007 – 8 May 2009
Prime MinisterMirek Topolánek
Preceded byAlexandr Vondra
Succeeded byJan Kohout
First Deputy Prime Minister of the Czech Republic
In office
13 July 2010 – 10 July 2013
Prime MinisterPetr Nečas
Preceded byVlasta Parkanová
Succeeded byJan Fisher
Leader of TOP 09
In office
28 November 2009 – 29 November 2015
Preceded byInaugural holder
Succeeded byMiroslav Kalousek
Senator from Prague 6
In office
13 November 2004 – 29 May 2010
Preceded byJan Ruml
Succeeded byPetr Bratský
Member of the Chamber of Deputies
Assumed office
29 May 2010
Personal details
Born (1937-12-10) 10 December 1937 (age 82)
Prague, Czechoslovakia
(now Czech Republic)
CitizenshipCzech Republic, Switzerland
Political partyODA (1996–2007)
TOP 09 (2009–present)
Spouse(s)Therese Hardegg
Children3
Alma materUniversity of Vienna
University of Graz
University of Munich (all left prior Graduation[1][2])
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Prince Karel Schwarzenberg (Czech pronunciation: [ˈʃvartsn̩bɛrk], born 10 December 1937) is a Czech politician. He was the leader of the TOP 09 party. He was the party's candidate for President of the Czech Republic in the 2013 election. He is a Member of the Chamber of Deputies (MP).

References[change | change source]

  1. Kubát, Čestmír (8 January 2013). "Dvojí občanství kandidátů na prezidenta ČR". britské listy (in Czech). Retrieved 14 November 2016.
  2. http://ihned.cz/?article%5Barea_id%5D=10070930&article%5Bgallery%5D%5Bdetail_id%5D=3082090&article%5Bgallery%5D%5Bfrom%5D=&article%5Bgallery%5D%5Bid%5D=2186060&article%5Bid%5D=59183810&p=000000_pdadetail