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Enrique Barón Crespo

Spanish politician economist

Enrique Barόn Crespo (born 27 March 1944 in Madrid) is a Spanish politician, economist, and lawyer. He is a member of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party and was a member of the European Parliament for the Party of European Socialists group until 2009.

Enrique Barόn
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16th President of the European Parliament
In office
1989–1992
Preceded byCharles Henry Plumb
Succeeded byEgon Klepsch
Personal details
Born (1944-03-27) 27 March 1944 (age 75)
Madrid, Spain
Political partyPSOE, PES
ProfessionEconomist

After election to the European Parliament he was President of the European Parliament (1989–1992), and was PES Group chairman from 1999 to 2004. He was Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs (1992–1995).

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