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Préval, René

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Personal name headingPréval, René
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Variant(s)Préval, René Garcia
Garcia Préval, René
Associated countryHaiti
Birth date1943-01-17
Death date2017-03-03
Place of birthPort-au-Prince (Haiti)
Place of deathPort-au-Prince (Haiti)
Field of activityCivil service Agronomy
Profession or occupationAgriculturists Politicians Presidents
Found inLe pouvoir Lavalas, 1997: p. 15 (René Préval was elected president of Haiti, Dec. 15, 1995)
L'énigme Préval, 2011
Wikipedia, Sept. 26, 2013 (René Garcia Préval (b. Jan. 17, 1943, Port-au-Prince, Haiti), Haitian politician and agronomist who was twice President of the Republic of Haiti, from 1996 to 2001 and again from 2006 to 2011; his presidencies were marked by domestic tumult and attempts at economic stabilization; since the Haiti earthquake, 2010, President Préval has been criticised at home and abroad for his allegedly weak disaster response)
New York times WWW site, viewed Mar. 6, 2017 (in obituary published Mar. 3: René Préval; b. René Garcia Préval, Jan. 17, 1943, Port-au-Prince; raised in Marmelade; d. Friday [Mar. 3, 2017], Port-au-Prince, aged 74; former president of Haiti who led his nation out of turmoil after a coup but stumbled through the trauma of the deadliest natural disaster ever recorded in the Americas, the earthquake of 2010)
Associated languagefre