Wilfried Martens Net Worth

Wilfried Martens Net Worth is
$18 Million

Wilfried Martens Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Wilfried Achiel Emma Martens (Dutch pronunciation: [????l? f?it? ?m??t??(n?)s?] (13px ); 19 April 1936 – 9 October 2013) was a Belgian politician. He was born in Sleidinge (East Flanders). During his political career, Martens served as the Prime Minister of Belgium from 3 April 1979 to 6 April 1981 and 17 December 1981 to 7 March 1992.

Date Of BirthApril 19, 1936
Died2013-10-09
Place Of BirthSleidinge, Flanders, Belgium
SpouseLieve Verschroeven
Star SignAries
#Fact
1Studied law at the Catholic University of Leuven and worked five years as a lawyer before entering politics.
2Martens has five children: two from his first marriage with Lieve Verschroeven (Kris and Anne) and three with Ilse Schouteden (Sarah, Sophie and Simon). After the birth of their twins in 1997 they married on 13 November 1998. Ilse Schouteden has a son from her previous marriage. In 2007 he divorced his second wife. On 27 September 2008 he married Miet Smet, a former Belgian minister. It was his third marriage and her first. After the death of his first wife, Lieve Verschroeven, Martens was able to celebrate the marriage to Miet Smet in the Catholic Church, on 27 April 2013.
3Wilfried Martens served as Prime Minister in nine coalition governments (Martens I-IX) from 3 April 1979 to 6 April 1981 and 17 December 1981 to 7 March 1992. His period in office was dominated by the economic crisis of the 1980s and the state reforms of 1980 and 1988 which set Belgium on a path to federalism.
4Martens progressed from a Belgian political career to a European one, serving a term in the European Parliament and chairing the European People's Party -- an umbrella group uniting center-right parties -- from 1990 until his death.
5From his campaign as a student activist for greater use of the Dutch language at the 1958 World's Fair in Brussels, Martens played a role in a series of constitutional reforms that handed powers from the central government to the Dutch- and French-speaking regions.
6Martens, from the Dutch-speaking northern region of Flanders, presided over nine governments from 1979 to 1992, deepening Belgium's integration in the European Union while leaving a legacy of debt that continues to burden the country.
7He co-founded the European People's Party (EPP) in 1976 and has been EPP President since 1992.
8Among numerous national and international distinctions, he was honoured in 1998 with the Charles V Prize for his contribution to European Union.
9Has 5 children: 2 with his first wife and 3 with his second wife.
10Welcomed a twin with wife Ilse Schouteden in 1997.
11Son Simon
12Daughter Sofie
13Daughter Sarah

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Zonde van de zendtijd2009TV SeriesHimself
De schuld van VTM2009TV SeriesHimself
Klasgenoten1989TV Series documentaryHimself
Le grand échiquier1989TV SeriesHimself
World in Action1980TV Series documentary

Known for movies

Source
IMDB Wikipedia

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