Poul Schlüter

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Poul Schlüter
Schlüter in 2005
Prime Minister of Denmark
In office
10 September 1982 – 25 January 1993
MonarchMargrethe II
Preceded byAnker Jørgensen
Succeeded byPoul Nyrup Rasmussen
Justice Minister of Denmark
In office
3 October 1989 – 5 October 1989
Preceded byHans Peter Clausen
Succeeded byHans Engell
Leader of the Conservative People's Party
In office
Preceded byErik Ninn-Hansen
Succeeded byHenning Dyremose
Personal details
Born(1929-04-03)3 April 1929
Tønder, Denmark
Died27 May 2021(2021-05-27) (aged 92)
Copenhagen, Denmark
Political partyConservative People's Party

Poul Holmskov Schlüter (Danish pronunciation: [pʌʊ̯l hʌlmsɡʌʊ̯ slydɐ], 3 April 1929 – 27 May 2021) was a Danish politician. He served as Prime Minister of Denmark from 1982 to 1993.[1][2][3] He was also a member of the European Parliament from 1994 until 1999.

Schlüter died on 27 May 2021 in Copenhagen, aged 92.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Poul Schlüter Den Store Danske, Gyldendals åbne encyclopædi
  2. "DECISION FOR EUROPE; Danes Will Vote Again on Europe, But Treaty May See Some Changes". The New York Times. 23 September 1992. Retrieved 17 September 2011.
  3. "EU gravy train must run to new timetable". The Independent. UK. 8 November 1996. Retrieved 17 September 2011.
  4. Poul Schlüter er død (in Danish)

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