Maurice Faure edit Extracted from Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia - Original source - History
Maurice Faure (born 2 January 1922) at Azerat, Dordogne is a former member of the French Resistance and a former minister in several French governments.
He was a deputy in the French parliament from 1951 to 1983 and a Senator from 1983 to 1988, representing Lot and served for many years as Mayor of Cahors. Faure was appointed to the Constitutional Council of France by President François Mitterrand.
As secretary to French foreign minister, he co-signed the Treaty of Rome for France in 1957, thus helping to create the European Union.123
In 1957, Faure was awarded the Grand Decoration of Honour in Gold with Sash for Services to the Republic of Austria.4