Slobodan Praljak

1945 - 2017

Slobodan Praljak

Slobodan Praljak (Croatian pronunciation: [slobǒdan prǎːʎak]; 2 January 1945 – 29 November 2017) was a Bosnian Croat general who served in the Croatian Army and the Croatian Defence Council, an army of the Croatian Republic of Herzeg-Bosnia, between 1992 and 1995. Praljak was found guilty of committing violations of the laws of war, crimes against humanity and breaches of the Geneva Conventions during the Croat–Bosniak War by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) in 2017.Praljak voluntarily joined the newly formed Croatian Armed Forces after the outbreak of the Croatian War of Independence in 1991. Before and after the war he was an engineer, a television and theatre director, as well as a businessman. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Slobodan Praljak has received more than 1,568,349 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 264th most popular military personnel.

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Among military personnels, Slobodan Praljak ranks 264 out of 1,194Before him are Wilhelm Bittrich, Sanada Yukimura, Władysław Sikorski, Otto Kretschmer, Pedro de Alvarado, and Reinhard Gehlen. After him are Rochus Misch, Jacques MacDonald, Karl-Otto Koch, Italo Balbo, Nikolai Vatutin, and Federico da Montefeltro.

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Among people born in 1945, Slobodan Praljak ranks 31Before him are Ian Gillan, Goldie Hawn, Neil Young, Moshe Katsav, Mircea Lucescu, and Dési Bouterse. After him are Ram Nath Kovind, Mia Farrow, Jean Nouvel, Priscilla Presley, Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi, and Tom Selleck. Among people deceased in 2017, Slobodan Praljak ranks 37Before him are Ali Abdullah Saleh, Tzvetan Todorov, Liliane Bettencourt, Emmanuelle Riva, Liu Xiaobo, and Lotfi A. Zadeh. After him are John Surtees, Roman Herzog, George Andrew Olah, Malcolm Young, Kenneth Arrow, and Derek Walcott.

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In Bosnia and Herzegovina

Among people born in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slobodan Praljak ranks 14 out of 182Before him are Goran Bregović (1950), Vladimir Prelog (1906), Prince Marko (1335), Tvrtko I of Bosnia (1338), Biljana Plavšić (1930), and Lala Mustafa Pasha (1500). After him are Valerius Severus (300), Zoran Đinđić (1952), Ivica Osim (1941), Miroslav Blažević (1935), Meša Selimović (1910), and Vahid Halilhodžić (1952).

Among MILITARY PERSONNELS In Bosnia and Herzegovina

Among military personnels born in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slobodan Praljak ranks 2Before him are Ratko Mladić (1942). After him are Husein Gradaščević (1802), Vjekoslav Luburić (1914), David Elazar (1925), Naser Orić (1967), and Rasim Delić (1949).

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