Hilarion Tumi Vendégou (4 September 1941 – 11 January 2020) was a French politician, the high chief of the Isle of Pines, in New Caledonia, and the mayor of the commune. He was recognised as grand chef in 1974, but, due to a violent succession dispute with his relative Jean-Marie Vendégou, was not formally enthroned until 7 July 1979. He was also the mayor of the island commune, until 2014.
|High Chief of the Isle of Pines|
26 September 1974 – 11 January 2020
|Preceded by||Barthélémy Vendégou|
|Mayor of L'Île-des-Pins|
|Preceded by||Samuel Vendégou|
|Born||4 September 1941|
Isle of Pines, New Caledonia, France
|Died||11 January 2020(aged 78)|
|Political party||The Rally-UMP|
|Union for a Popular Movement|
1 Formally enthroned 7 July 1979
On 11 January 2020, Vendégou died at the age of 78.
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