Agatha Barbara

Maltese politician

Agatha Barbara, KUOM (11 March 1923 – 4 February 2002)[1] was a Maltese politician. She was the first female President of Malta. She is the longest standing woman Member of Parliament in Maltese political history.


Agatha Barbara

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3rd President of Malta
In office
15 February 1982 – 15 February 1987
Prime MinisterDom Mintoff
Karmenu Mifsud Bonnici
Preceded byAlbert Hyzler (Acting); Anton Buttigieg
Succeeded byPaul Xuereb (Acting); Censu Tabone
Personal details
Born(1923-03-11)11 March 1923
Żabbar, Malta
Died4 February 2002(2002-02-04) (aged 78)
Żabbar, Malta
Political partyLabour Party

ReferencesEdit

  1. Rudolf, Uwe Jens; Berg, Warren G. (2010). Historical Dictionary of Malta. Scarecrow Press. p. 37. ISBN 978-0-8108-7390-2.