Jorg Haider


Age: 58

Summary: Austrian politician whose far-right rhetoric at times sounded sympathetic to the Nazis and contemptuous of Jews who was governor of the province of Carinthia and leader of the Alliance for the Future of Austria.

Cause of Death: Head and chest injuries suffered in a car accident

Born: January 26, 1950

Died: October 11, 2008

Kottmannsdorf, Austria