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Jordi Pujol
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Pujol in October 2008
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President of the Generalitat of Catalonia
In office
24 April 1980 – 17 December 2003
Preceded by Josep Tarradellas
Succeeded by Pasqual Maragall
Minister without Portfolio
In office
5 December 1977 – 24 April 1980
Serving with Antoni Gutiérrez Díaz, Joan Reventós, Carles Sentís and Josep Mª Triginer
President Josep Tarradellas
Preceded by New title
Succeeded by Post abolished
Member of the Congress of Deputies
In office
15 June 1977 – 12 March 1980
Constituency Barcelona
Personal details
Born 9 June 1930 (1930-06-09) (age 90)
Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Political party CiU (CDC)
Spouse(s) Marta Ferrusola
Children Seven children
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Jordi Pujol i Soley (Catalan pronunciation: [ˈʒɔrði puˈʒɔɫ i suˈɫɛj], born 9 June 1930) is a Spanish politician. He was the leader of the party Convergència Democràtica de Catalunya (CDC) from 1974 to 2003, and President of the Generalitat de Catalunya from 1980 to 2003.


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