Bruton, John

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Bruton, John Gender: M
born on 18 May 1947 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place Dublin, Ireland, 53n20, 6w15
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Taeger
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 26°21' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 23°41 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 09°38'

John Bruton


Irish politician who served as Taoiseach of Ireland from 1994 to 1997. A minister under two taoisigh, Liam Cosgrave and Garret FitzGerald, Bruton held a number of the top posts in Irish government, including Minister for Finance (1981–1982 and 1986–1987), and Minister for Industry, Trade, Commerce and Tourism (1983–1986). He became leader ofFine Gael in 1990 and served as Taoiseach from 1994 until 1997, leading the Rainbow Coalition government of Fine Gael–Labour Party–Democratic Left.

Bruton was first elected to Dáil Éireann as a TD for Meath in 1969, and served continuously until his retirement from domestic politics in 2004. He served as the Ambassador of the European Union to the United States from 2004–2009, and is a former Vice-President of the European People's Party (EPP).

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Taeger quotes B. Sheeren via mother


  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ political