Daniel Vincent


Born: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA


Charles Augustin Daniel Vincent (31 March 1874 – 3 May 1946), known as Daniel-Vincent, was a French teacher and politician. He was a deputy from 1910 to 1927, then a senator from 1927 to 1941. During World War I (1914–18) he served as an aviator, then as under secretary of state for Aviation. He tried to make the aircraft industry more effective in delivering planes of sufficient quality and numbers. As Minister of Labor in 1921–22 he introduced Frances first social insurance bill. He also served in various cabinets as Minister of Education, Minister of Commerce and Minister of Public Works.

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