|Birthname||Olivier Christophe Besancenot|
|born on||18 April 1974 at 20:50 (= 8:50 PM )|
|Place||Levallois Perret, France, 48n54, 2e18|
|Timezone||MET h1e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||28°24' 14°57 Asc. 10°48'|
French far left political figure and trade unionist, and the founding main spokesperson of the New Anticapitalist Party (Nouveau parti anticapitaliste, NPA) from 2009 to 2011.
He was a candidate for the 2007 French presidential election, for the Ligue communiste révolutionnaire (LCR), the French section of the Fourth International. He gained 1.2 million votes, 4.25%, standing as a revolutionary socialist in the 2002 presidential elections. In the first round of the 2007 presidential election, Besancenot received 4.08% of the vote, just short of 1.5 million votes, placing him fifth and eliminating him from the race.
Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'politique a-f' pdf file, pp. 140-141.
- Vocation : Politics : Candidate and lost (French presidential election: 2002, 2007)
- Vocation : Politics : Labor unions
- Vocation : Politics : Party Affiliation (Nouveau parti anticapitaliste, NPA)