|1st Prime Minister of Haiti|
February 9, 1988 – June 20, 1988
|Succeeded by||René Préval|
October 4, 1913|
|Died||February 4, 2011(aged 97)|
Martial Lavaud Célestin (October 4, 1913 – February 4, 2011) was the first Prime Minister of Haïti. He was born in Ganthier and worked as a lawyer. President Leslie Manigat made him prime minister in March 1988. A coup removed Célestin from power on 20 June 1988.
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