Barthou, (Jean-) Louis

born Aug. 25, 1862, Oloron-Sainte-Marie, France
died Oct. 9, 1934, Marseille

French politician.

Elected to the Chamber of Deputies in 1889, he served in various conservative governments. He was appointed premier (1913) and secured the passage of a bill requiring three years' compulsive military service. He represented France at the Conference of Genoa, entered the Senate, and became chairman of the reparations commission. Named foreign minister in 1934, he was assassinated with King Alexander of Yugoslavia during the latter's visit to France.

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