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Bertrand Delanoë
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Mayor of Paris
In office
25 March 2001 – 5 April 2014
Deputy Anne Hidalgo
Preceded by Jean Tiberi
Succeeded by Anne Hidalgo
Senator of Paris
In office
24 September 1995 – 27 March 2001
Member of the National Assembly
for Paris's 26th constituency
In office
21 June 1981 – 1 April 1986
Preceded by Joël Le Tac
Succeeded by Constituency abolished
Personal details
Born 30 May 1950 (1950-05-30) (age 71)
Tunis, French Tunisia
Citizenship France
Political party Socialist Party
Alma mater University of Toulouse
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Bertrand Delanoë (born 30 May 1950) is a retired French politician. He was Mayor of Paris from 25 March 2001 to 5 April 2014. He is a member of the Socialist Party. He was born in Tunis, French Tunisia.

Delanoë was stabbed on 5 October 2002 during the Nuit Blanche, a night of festivities in Paris. Before being taken to hospital, Delanoë ordered that the festivities continue. Delanoë's wound was not life-threatening and he left the hospital after about two weeks.

Delanoë was one of the first major French politicians to announce that he was gay.

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