Boris Trajkovski


Age: 47


Summary: president of Macedonia elected in 1999 who had the backing of many Western governments as the leader most-likely to maintain stability in the region, and whose stated goal was to lead Macedonia towards membership in the European Union and NATO.


Cause of Death: Plane crash


Born: June 25, 1956


Died: February 26, 2004


Location: Mostar, Bosnia-Hercegovina