Rouvier, Maurice

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Name
Rouvier, Maurice Gender: M
born on 17 April 1842 at 14:00 (= 2:00 PM )
Place Aix en Provence, France, 43n32, 5e26
Timezone LMT m5e26 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taeger
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 27°07' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 18°01 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 03°18'



Maurice Rouvier

Biography

French statesman who had some success in balancing the budget during periods of his seven terms as Minister of Finance, and two terms as Prime Minister of the Third Republic.

Having launched the republican journal L’Égalité in 1870, Rouvier, a supporter of Léon Gambetta—one of the founding fathers of the Third Republic—served as deputy in the National Assembly from 1871 to 1902. A financial technician, he served on budget commissions, often as chairman, and as minister for commerce and the colonies (1881–82) and for commerce (1884–85). Resisting pressure from rightists to include General Georges Boulanger in his cabinet, Rouvier became premier (May–November 1887) with the support of moderate republicans.

Minister of finance from 1889, he became implicated in the Panama Scandal and, though he apparently did not profit personally, was forced to resign in 1892. He was elected senator in 1902 and served as minister of finance (1902–05) and as premier and minister of finance (1905–06). In June 1905 he took over the Ministry of Foreign Affairs afterThéophile Delcassé resigned over the Franco-German crisis in Morocco. Rouvier fell from power (March 1906) over questions arising from the government’s decisive measures for the separation of church and state.

He died in Neuilly-sur-Seine on 7 June 1911.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • associate relationship with Grévy, Jules (born 15 August 1807). Notes: President/Prime Minister

Events

  • Death, Cause unspecified 11 June 1911 in Neuilly sur Seine (Age 69)
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Source Notes

Taeger quotes Lescaut quoting Barbault, B.C.

Categories

  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ political

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