Robert Buron

Robert Buron
Finance Minister of France
In office
8 january 1953  28 june 1953
Preceded by Edgar Faure - Maurice Bourgès-Maunoury - Edgar Faure
Succeeded by Pierre Pflimlin - Edgar Faure - Antoine Pinay
President of OECD
In office
Major of Laval, Mayenne
In office
Preceded by Francis Le Basser
Succeeded by André Pinçon
Personal details
Born (1910-02-27)27 February 1910
Paris, France
Died 28 April 1973(1973-04-28) (aged 63)
Nationality French
Profession Politician

Robert Buron (27 February 1910 – 28 April 1973) was a French politician and Minister of Finance from 20 January 1955 to 23 February 1955 and Minister of Public Works, Transport, and Tourism during Charles de Gaulle's third term from 9 June 1958 to 8 January 1959.[1][2]


Buron was born in 1910 in Paris; he was kidnapped during the 1961 Algiers putsch and in 1965 he founded Objectif 72, a politics-movement.

In the last years of his life, he was major of Laval.[3]

He died in 1973 in Paris.[4]



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