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Jean Rey
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2nd President of the European Commission
In office
2 July 1967 – 30 June 1970
Vice President Sicco Mansholt
Preceded by Walter Hallstein
Succeeded by Franco Maria Malfatti
European Commissioner for External Relations
In office
7 January 1958 – 2 July 1967
President Walter Hallstein
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Edoardo Martino
Personal details
Born
Jean Philpe Rey

(1902-07-15)15 July 1902
Liège, Belgium
Died 19 May 1983(1983-05-19) (aged 80)
Liège, Belgium
Resting place Brussels Cemetery,
Evere, Brussels, Belgium
Political party Liberal Reformist Party (1971–)
Other political
affiliations
Party for Freedom and Progress (Before 1971)
Alma mater University of Liège

Jean Rey (15 July 1902 – 19 May 1983) was a Belgian politician. He served as the 2nd President of the European Commission from 1967 to 1970. He served as European Commissioner for External Relations from 1958 to 1967.

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