Besancenot, Olivier

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Besancenot, Olivier Gender: M
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)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 28°24' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 14°57 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 10°48'

Olivier Besancenot
photo: Guillaume Paumier (user:guillom), license gfdl


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.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

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)