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Gilles de ROBIEN

French Gilles de ROBIEN

French politician

Source :  BĂ©atrice HANNECART

Born: on April 10, 1941 in Cocquerel, France


He is the son of count Jean de Robien and of Éliane Le Mesre de Pas. The Robien are a noble family originating from Brittany.

In 1989, he was elected mayor of the city of Amiens, and then reelected twice. However he was defeated in the French municipal elections of 2008 by Gilles Demailly, a member of the Socialist Party.

He was Minister of National Education from August 2005 to May 2007, and a member of Parliament from 1996 to 2007.

Source :  http://www.wikipedia.org/

See Also :

- Category French politician