French Prime Ministers

1

Mitterrand elected President '81

1981

Pierre Mauroy '81-'84

1981 - 1984

2

Laurent Fabius '84-'86

1984 - 1986

3

Jacques Chirac '86-'88

1986 - 1988

4

Michel Rocard '88-'91

1988 - 1991

5

Edith Cresson '91-'92

1991 - 1992

6

Pierre Bérégovoy '92-'93

1992 - 1993

7

Edouard Balladur '93-'95

1993 - 1995

8

Chirac elected President '95

1995

Alain Juppé '95-'97

1995 - 1997

9

Lionel Jospin '97-02

1997 - 2002