Stanislav Gross


Age: 45

Summary: the youngest prime minister of Czech Republic who became premier at age 34 in July 2004 and took over as chairman of the leftist Social Democrats, but who was forced to resign nine months later in April 2005 after weeks of political crisis sparked by a scandal over the financing of his luxury apartment, and who denied wrongdoing but also stepped down as his party chairman and left politics to work for a law firm.

Cause of Death: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Born: October 30, 1969

Died: April 16, 2015

Prague, Czech Republic