Piet de Jong

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His Excellency
Piet de Jong
Piet de Jong 1970.jpg
Parliamentary leader of the Catholic People's Party in the Senate
In office
May 11, 1971 – September 17, 1974
Precedit bi Jan Niers
Succeeded by Jan Teijssen
Member of the Senate
In office
May 11, 1971 – September 17, 1974
Prime Minister of the Netherlands
In office
April 5, 1967 – July 6, 1971
Monarch Juliana
Deputy Johan Witteveen
Joop Bakker
Precedit bi Jelle Zijlstra
Succeeded by Barend Biesheuvel
Minister of Economic Affairs
In office
January 7, 1970 – January 14, 1970
Prime Meenister Piet de Jong
Precedit bi Leo de Block
Succeeded by Roelof Nelissen
Member of the House of Representatives
In office
February 23, 1967 – April 5, 1967
Minister of Defence
In office
July 24, 1963 – April 5, 1967
Prime Meenister Victor Marijnen (1963-1965)
Jo Cals (1965-1966)
Jelle Zijlstra (1966-1967)
Precedit bi Sim Visser
Succeeded by Willem den Toom
State Secretary for Defence
In office
June 25, 1959 – July 24, 1963
Serving with Michael Calmeyer
Prime Meenister Jan de Quay
Precedit bi Harry Moorman
Succeeded by Adri van Es
Personal details
Born Petrus Jozef Sietze de Jong
Aprile 3, 1915 (1915-04-03) (age 99)
Apeldoorn, Netherlands
Naitionality Dutch
Poleetical pairty Christian Democratic Appeal
(from 1980)
Ither poleetical
affiliations
Catholic People's Party
(1959-1980)
Spoose(s) Anneke Bartels
(m. 1947-2010; her death)
Childer Maria (born 1948)
Jos (born 1949)
Gijs (born 1952)[1]
Residence The Hague, Netherlands[2]
Alma mater Royal Netherlands Naval College
Occupation Politician
Naval officer
Releegion Roman Catholicism
Military service
Nickname(s) Little Piet
Her Majesty's own garden gnome
Allegiance The Netherlands
Service/branch Royal Netherlands Navy
(Royal Netherlands Navy Submarine Service)
Years o service 1934-1959
(Reserve from 1959-1963)
Rank Captain Captain
Commands HNLMS O 24
HNLMS De Zeeuw
HNLMS Gelderland
Battles/wars World War II

Cold War

Awairds Order of Orange-Nassau
(Knight Grand Cross)
Bronze Cross (2)
Distinguished Service Cross
Medal for Order and Peace
War Memorial Cross
Aide-de-camp Queen Juliana
(1955-1958)
Chief of staff Inspector General of the Navy Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld (1955-1958)

Petrus Jozef Sietse "Piet" de Jong (born 3 Aprile 1915) is the Prime Meenister o the Netherlands. He servit frae 5 Aprile 1967 to 6 Julie 1971.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Brouwer, Jan Willem; van Merriënboer, Johan (2001). Van buitengaats naar Binnenhof: P.J.S. de Jong, een biografie. Sdu Uitgevers. ISBN 9789012087742. Retrieved April 3, 2013. 
  2. (Dutch) Pietje, Reformed Political Party, October 3, 2010