Currently alive, at 67 years of age.
1954 – Born on February 23rd in Sumska oblast, Khoruzhivka, Ukraine. Ukrainian politician, who became president of Ukraine. 1975 – He was educated at the Ternopil Finance and Economics Institute, where he graduated with a degree in economic sciences. 1999-2001 – Prime Minister of Ukraine. 2004 – Survived a poisoning attempt in September, which left his face pockmarked and ashen and gave him a case of acute pancreatitis. Later analysis found that the poisoning agent was dioxin. 2005 – Elected as the President of Ukraine.