Lawrence Gonzi

Maltese politician

Lawrence Gonzi KUOM (born 1 July 1953) is a Maltese politician.[2] He served for twenty-five years in Maltese politics.[3] Gonzi was Prime Minister of Malta from 2004 to 2013, and leader of the Nationalist Party. He also served as speaker of the House from 1988 to 1996, and Minister of Social Policy from 1998 to 2004, as well as Deputy Prime Minister from 1999 to 2004.[4]

Lawrence Gonzi

12th Prime Minister of Malta
In office
23 March 2004 – 11 March 2013
PresidentGuido de Marco
Edward Fenech Adami
George Abela
DeputyTonio Borg
Simon Busuttil
Preceded byEdward Fenech Adami
Succeeded byJoseph Muscat
4th Chairperson-in-office of the Commonwealth of Nations
In office
25 November 2005 – 23 November 2007
HeadElizabeth II
Preceded byOlusegun Obasanjo
Succeeded byYoweri Museveni
Personal details
Born (1953-07-01) 1 July 1953 (age 70)
Valletta, British Malta
Political partyNationalist
Spouse(s)Catherine Gonzi née Callus[1]

References change

  1. Associated Press (2013-03-10). "Malta election returning Labor party to power". Retrieved 2013-04-05.
  2. "House pays tribute to Lawrence Gonzi". The Malta Independent. 2013-05-14. Retrieved 2014-07-23.
  3. "Lawrence Gonzi - a tribute to a gentleman". The Malta Independent. 2013-07-18. Retrieved 2013-07-23.
  4. "Office of the Prime Minister". Archived from the original on 16 March 2013. Retrieved 4 November 2009.