Pascal Posado

Pascal Posado
Born (1925-05-14)May 14, 1925
Marseille, France
Died November 11, 2016(2016-11-11) (aged 91)
Marseille, France
Occupation Politician
Political party French Communist Party

Pascal Posado (May 14, 1925 – November 11, 2016) was a French politician. He served as a Communist member of the National Assembly in 1978, representing Bouches-du-Rhône.

Early life

Pascal Posado was born on May 14, 1925 in Marseille, France.[1] His parents were immigrants from Spain.[2]


Posado started his career as an apprentice for the SNCASE at the age of 15.[2] Meanwhile, he joined the General Confederation of Labour and destroyed Messerschmitt aircraft made by the SNCASE.[2]

Posado joined the French Communist Party in 1944.[2] He served as a Communist member of the National Assembly from January 15, 1978 to April 2, 1978, representing Bouches-du-Rhône.[3] He also served on the city council of Marseille from 1965 to 1983, and as the mayor of the 15th and 16th arrondissements of Marseille from 1983 to 1989.[2][3] He then served on the city council of Marseille again from 1989 to 1995.[2]


Posado died on November 11, 2016 in Marseille.[2][3]



  1. "Pascal Posado". National Assembly. Retrieved November 27, 2016.
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Marin, Grégory (November 14, 2016). "Le « Marseille populaire » perd une de ses figures". L'Humanité. Retrieved November 27, 2016.
  3. 1 2 3 "L'élu marseillais Pascal Posado n'est plus". La Provence. November 13, 2016. Retrieved November 27, 2016.
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