George Abela

George Abela, KUOM (born 22 April 1948) is a Maltese politician who was President of Malta from April 2009 to April 2014.[1]


George Abela

8th President of Malta
In office
4 April 2009  4 April 2014
Prime MinisterLawrence Gonzi
Joseph Muscat
Preceded byEddie Fenech Adami
Succeeded byMarie-Louise Coleiro Preca
Personal details
Born (1948-04-22) 22 April 1948 (age 73)
Qormi, Crown Colony of Malta
Political partyLabour Party
Spouse(s)Margaret Cauchi (1976–present)
ChildrenRobert Abela
Marija Abela
Alma materUniversity of Malta