Roland Dumas

French lawyer and politician

Roland Dumas (born 23 August 1922 in Limoges, Haute-Vienne) is a French lawyer and Socialist politician.[1] He served as the Foreign Minister under President François Mitterrand from 1984 to 1986 and from 1988 to 1993. He was also President of the Constitutional Council from 1995 to 1999.[2]

Roland Dumas
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Roland Dumas in the 1980s
French Minister of Foreign Affairs
In office
10 May 1988 – 28 March 1993
PresidentFrançois Mitterrand
Prime MinisterMichel Rocard
Édith Cresson
Pierre Bérégovoy
Preceded byJean-Bernard Raimond
Succeeded byAlain Juppé
President of the Constitutional Council of France
In office
Preceded byRobert Badinter
Succeeded byYves Guéna
Personal details
Born (1922-08-23) 23 August 1922 (age 99)
Limoges, France
Political partySocialist Party
Alma materSciences-Po Paris


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