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François Hollande

French President François Hollande

Profession: French President


Biography: Leader of the French Socialist Party and the 24th President of France since 2012.

Born: August 12, 1954
Birthplace: Rouen, France
Age: 67 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo

Historical Events

  • 2012-05-06 François Hollande elected 24th President of France
  • 2015-11-16 French President François Hollande declares the country at war with ISIS in an address to parliament
  • 2016-12-01 French President Francois Hollande announces he will not seek a 2nd term - 1st modern French leader not to do so

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