Sisavath Keobounphanh

Sisavath Keobounphanh (Lao: ສີສະຫວາດ ແກ້ວບຸນພັນ; 1 May 1928 – 12 May 2020)[2] was Vice President of Laos from 1996 to 1998 and third Chairman of the Council of Ministers (Prime Minister) of Laos from 1998 to 2000. He was succeeded by Bounnhang Vorachith. He was a member of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party and was President of the Lao Front for National Construction from 2001 to 2011, when he was succeeded by Phandoungchit Vongsa.

Sisavath Keobounphanh
ສີສະຫວາດ ແກ້ວບຸນພັນ
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13th Prime Minister of Laos
In office
24 February 1998 – 27 March 2001
PresidentKhamtai Siphandon
Preceded byKhamtai Siphandon
Succeeded byBounnhang Vorachith
1st Vice President of Laos
In office
1996–1998
PresidentNouhak Phoumsavanh
Preceded byPosition created
Succeeded byOudom Khattigna
Personal details
Born(1928-05-01)1 May 1928
Houaphanh Province, French Indochina
Died12 May 2020(2020-05-12) (aged 92)
Vientiane, Lao P.D.R.[citation needed]
Political partyLao People's Revolutionary Party
Spouse(s)La Keobounphanh[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Former Lao Prime Minister Sisavath Keobounphanh Dies at Age 92". The Laotian Times. Archived from the original on 26 January 2021.
  2. ^ "Condolences on the passing of General Sisavath Keobounphanh". Vientiane Times. Archived from the original on 26 January 2021.

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Political offices
Preceded by
New position
Vice President of Laos
1996-1998
Succeeded by
Oudom Khattigna
Preceded by
Khamtai Siphandon
Prime Minister of Laos
1998-2001
Succeeded by
Boungnang Vorachith