Joan Rovira
Person - Rovira i Tarazona, Joan (1930-1990)

Rovira i Tarazona, Joan (1930-1990)




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Rovira i Tarazona, Joan (1930-1990)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Lleida (España)  1930-05-05 - Lleida (España)  1990-06-03


Spanish lawyer and politician.

Rovira graduated in Law from the San Fernando University of Madrid, and worked as a State Attorney. He was the under director of Inheritance Taxes at the General Direction of Litigation (1968), the Government representative of CAMPSA (1969-1971), under-secretary of Treasury (1971-1973), member of the Legal Consultancy of the Presidency of Government (1973) and undersecretary of the Social Security (1976).

Rovira was a deputy of UCD for the province of Cáceres in the Constituent (1977-1979) and the I (1979-1982) Legislature, and of Popular Alliance for Alicante in the III one (1986-1989), as well as Minister of Health and Social Security (1979-1980), and the representative of the Government of Catalonia (1980). Rovira also was one of the founders of Regionalist Action of Extremadura.

According to his professional career, Rovira was the president of Ibercobre, and consultant of the Meliá Tourism Organization.




Profession (carried on by):


(Function) He/She carries out/ perform:

Legislators in  Madrid (España)  Obs.:  Diputado en la legislatura Constituyente, I y III

(Function) He/She carries out/ perform:

Cabinet officers in  Madrid (España) between 1979 and 1980 Obs.:  Ministro de Sanidad y Seguridad Social



Madrid (España)

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Lleida (España) in 1930-05-05

Lugar de Defunción:

Lleida (España) in 1990-06-03





Menéndez, Manuel Ángel. Fontes, Ignacio. Quién es quién: sus señorías los diputados : atlas de la democracia parlamentaria española. Manuel Ángel Menéndez Gijón, Ignacio Fontes. Tres Cantos (Madrid): Foca. 931 p.. 84-95440-25-3.

Urquijo y Goitia, José Ramón de. Gobiernos y ministros españoles en la Edad Contemporánea. 2ª ed. corr. y aum.. José Ramón Urquijo Goitia. Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas. 2008. 596 p.. 978-84-00-08737-1.

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Alianza Popular (España)  ( He/She is a member of )

Associative relations :

Unión de Centro Democrático (España)  ( He/She is a member of )


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