Radovan Karadžić

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Radovan Karadžić (Serbian Cyrillic: Радован Караџић, pronounced [râdoʋaːn kâradʒitɕ]; born 19 June 1945) is a Bosnian Serb former politician who served as the president of Republika Srpska during the Bosnian War, and was later convicted of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY).Trained as a psychiatrist, he co-founded the Serb Democratic Party in Bosnia and Herzegovina and served as the first president of Republika Srpska from 1992 to 1996. He was a fugitive from 1996 until July 2008, after having been indicted for war crimes by the ICTY. The indictment concluded there were reasonable grounds for believing he committed war crimes, including genocide against Bosniak and Croat civilians during the Bosnian War (1992–1995). While a fugitive, he worked at a private clinic in Belgrade, specializing in alternative medicine and psychology, under an alias.He was arrested in Belgrade on 21 July 2008 and brought before Belgrade's War Crimes Court a few days later. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Radovan Karadžić has received more than 1,883,768 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia. Radovan Karadžić is the 402nd most popular politician (down from 364th in 2019), the most popular biography from Montenegro and the most popular Montenegrin Politician.

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Among politicians, Radovan Karadžić ranks 402 out of 15,710. Before him are Theodoric the Great, Galerius, Leopold I of Belgium, Miklós Horthy, Orhan, and William III of England. After him are Moctezuma II, Mithridates VI of Pontus, Rüstem Pasha, Charles I of England, Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim, and Charles IV of France.

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Among people born in 1945, Radovan Karadžić ranks 6Before him are Bob Marley, Rodrigo Duterte, Franz Beckenbauer, Gerd Müller, and Anni-Frid Lyngstad. After him are Vince McMahon, Aung San Suu Kyi, Tom Selleck, Eric Clapton, Helen Mirren, and Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein.

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In Montenegro

Among people born in Montenegro, Radovan Karadžić ranks 1 out of 103. After him are Alexander I of Yugoslavia (1888), Giovanni da Pian del Carpine (1182), Elena of Montenegro (1871), Stefan Nemanja (1113), Nicholas I of Montenegro (1841), Milovan Đilas (1911), Petar II Petrović-Njegoš (1813), Milena Vukotić (1848), Princess Zorka of Montenegro (1864), Princess Milica of Montenegro (1866), and Princess Anastasia of Montenegro (1868).

Among POLITICIANS In Montenegro

Among politicians born in Montenegro, Radovan Karadžić ranks 1After him are Alexander I of Yugoslavia (1888), Stefan Nemanja (1113), Nicholas I of Montenegro (1841), Milovan Đilas (1911), Danilo I, Prince of Montenegro (1826), Hersekzade Ahmed Pasha (1459), Milo Đukanović (1962), George, Crown Prince of Serbia (1887), Danilo, Crown Prince of Montenegro (1871), Radola Gajda (1892), and Mirko Petrović-Njegoš (1820).

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