Famous political leaders in France

Famous Political Leaders in France

Leadership has a combination of number of qualities that a good leader is ought to have.

The French leadership required brightest of all times, and in case of France it was to be ambitious conqueror, ambitious reformist about the state organization and the French Law, inspired by many countries around the world. The top 10 political leaders of France had a vision for military success and modernization of French Law and administration which later was copied my many countries. Following are the most popular leaders of France.

Charles de Gaulle: – Charles founded Fifth Republic and was also elected as the President of France. A leader of free France, he was a French General and statesman.

Jacques Chirac: – Chirac previously was Prime Minister from 1974-1976. A French politician also served as the President of France.

Francois Mitterrand: – Francois was a French statesman who served as the President of France from 1981-1995. As compared to others he was the longest time in office of any French President.

Emmanuel Macron: – Macron is the French politician currently serving as President of France and ex officio Co-Prince of Andorra since 14 May 2017. He is basically considered to be the most popular leaders in France in today’s time.

Nicolas Sarkozy: – Sarkozy served as the French President and ex officio Co-Prince of Andorra from May 16 2007 until May 15 2012. He in his own time was one of the top 10 political leaders in France.

Francois Hollande: – Hollande previously was the First Secretary of the Socialist Party. He later went on to serve as the President of France and ex officio Co-Prince of Andorra from 2012 to 2017.

Valery Giscard d’Estaing: – Giscard also known as VGE, is a French elder statesman who has served as President of French Republic from 1974-1981. He is currently the oldest living former French President. And  is also the most popular leader of France.

Georges Pompidou: – Georges was Prime Minister of France from 1962-1968. This was said to be the longest tenure in the history of being a Prime Minister, and later was appointed as French President from 1969 until his death in 1974. He solely helped repairing relationship of France with that of the United States of America.

Laurent Fabius: – Laurent is a French socialist politician who has served as Prime Minister of France from July 17 1984 to 20 March 1986. At the age of 37 Laurent became the youngest prime minister of fifth Republic.

Manuel Valls: –                 Manuel is a French politician who has his roots in Spain as he is of a Spanish origin and has also served as Prime Minister of France from 2014 until 2016. His work has helped him to be in top 10 political leaders of France.

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