Leo Tindemans

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Leo Tindemans
Leo Tindemans (2009).jpg
Prime Minister of Belgium
In office
25 April 1974 – 20 October 1978
Monarch Baudouin
Preceded by Edmond Leburton
Succeeded by Paul Vanden Boeynants
Foreign Minister of Belgium
In office
1981–1989
Preceded by Charles-Ferdinand Nothomb
Succeeded by Mark Eyskens
1st President of the European People's Party
In office
1976–1985
Succeeded by Piet Bukman
Personal details
Born (1922-04-16)16 April 1922
Zwijndrecht, Belgium
Died 26 December 2014(2014-12-26) (aged 92)
Edegem, Antwerp, Belgium
Political party Christian Democratic and Flemish
Religion Roman Catholicism[source?]

Leonard Clemence "Leo" Tindemans (Dutch: [ˈleˑ(ɪ̯)oˑ ˈtɪndəmɑns]  ( listen)) (16 April 1922 – 26 December 2014) was a Belgian politician. Tindemans was the 43rd Prime Minister of Belgium.

He was also mayor of Edegem.

He was born in Zwijndrecht on 16 April 1922. Tindemans died on 26 December 2014 in Edegem, Antwerp, Belgium, aged 92.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Torfs, Michael (26 December 2014). "The "man of a million votes" Leo Tindemans has passed away". Flanders News BE. http://deredactie.be/cm/vrtnieuws.english/Politics/1.2193405. Retrieved 26 December 2014.

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