Glafkos Clerides

 

 

Age: 94

 

Summary: fourth president of Cyprus from 1993 and 2003 who had guided the ethnically split (Greek and Turkish) island into European Union membership and dedicated most of his 50 years in politics to trying to reunify it.

 

 

Cause of Death: Brief illness

 

Born: April 24, 1919

 

Died: November 15, 2013

 

Location: Nicosia, Cyprus