Radu Vasile

 

 

Age: 70

 

Summary: former prime minister of Romania from 1998 to 1999 who had helped to pave the way for the country's accession to the European Union but was finally brought down by political feuding and protests against economic reforms he struggled to implement.

 

 

Cause of Death: Colon cancer

 

Born: October 10, 1942

 

Died: July 3, 2013

 

Location: Bucharest, Romania