Juan Antonio García Díez

Juan Antonio García Díez (4 August 1940 – 6 May 1998) was a Spanish politician from the Union of the Democratic Centre (UCD) who held several cabinet posts between 1977 and 1982, most prominently serving as Deputy Prime Minister of Spain from December 1981 to December 1982.[1]

Juan Antonio García Díez
(García Díez) Leopoldo Calvo Sotelo en el pleno del Congreso de los Diputados (cropped).jpeg
Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs of Spain
In office
30 July 1982 – 3 December 1982
Prime MinisterLeopoldo Calvo-Sotelo
Preceded byRodolfo Martín Villa
Succeeded byAlfonso Guerra
Second Deputy Prime Minister of Spain
In office
2 December 1981 – 30 July 1982
Prime MinisterLeopoldo Calvo-Sotelo
Preceded byLeopoldo Calvo-Sotelo
Succeeded byRodrigo Rato
Ministry of Economy and Trade
In office
9 September 1980 – 3 December 1982
Prime MinisterAdolfo Suárez
Leopoldo Calvo-Sotelo
Preceded byJosé Luis Leal Maldonado
Succeeded byMiguel Boyer
Ministry of Trade and Tourism
In office
5 July 1977 – 3 May 1980
Prime MinisterAdolfo Suárez
Preceded byJosé Lladó Fernández-Urrutia
Succeeded byLuis Gámir
Personal details
Born
Juan Antonio García Díez

(1940-08-04)4 August 1940
Madrid, Spain
Died6 May 1998(1998-05-06) (aged 57)
Madrid, Spain
Political partyUCD
Other political
affiliations
PSD (1976–78)
Alma materComplutense University of Madrid

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Consternación por la muerte de García Díez". El Mundo (in Spanish). 7 May 1998. Retrieved 19 August 2020.