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Gaëtan de Rochebouët

Gaëtan de Rochebouët
40th Prime Minister of France
In office
23 November 1877 – 13 December 1877
Preceded by Albert, duc de Broglie
Succeeded by Jules Dufaure
Personal details
Born (1813-03-16)16 March 1813
Died 23 February 1899(1899-02-23) (aged 85)
Political party None

Gaëtan de Grimaudet de Rochebouët (French: ; 1813–1899) was a French general who served as Prime Minister for less than a month in late 1877.[1]

On 29 June 1877, Patrice de MacMahon dissolved the House after being outvoted. The elections of 14 October 1877 were a victory for Republicans, who won majority of seats. President MacMahon at first attempted to resist. He asked the General Rochebouet form a "department of business", with which the House refused to deal: Rochebouet resigned less than 24 hours after his appointment. MacMahon, decided to accept the conditions of Julius Dufaure, forming a new, left of center government.

Rochebouët's Ministry, 23 November 1877 – 13 December 1877


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Political offices
Preceded by
Albert, duc de Broglie
Prime Minister of France
Succeeded by
Jules Dufaure
Preceded by
Jean Auguste Berthaut
Minister of War
23 November 1877 – 13 December 1877
Succeeded by
Jean-Louis Borel
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