President of Austria


President Heinz Fischer of AustriaHeinz Fischer

Date of Birth: 9 October 1938
Birth Place: Graz, Austria
Political Party: Social Democratic Party of Austria
Arrival in Power: 8 July 2004
Religion: Agnostic
Profession: Politician, Teacher

Biography:


Heinz Fischer was born in 1938, in Graz, Austria. Heinz Fischer went to earn a doctorate in law from the University of Vienna in 1961. Heinz Fischer has been a politician since 1971, for this he is widely criticized as being a career politician and out of touch with the real world. Nonetheless he was elected president of Austria in 2004.

Heinz Fischer was reelected as the President of Austria in April 2010 for another 6 year term.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heinz_Fischer

Updated on: January 14th, 2015

Chancellor of Austria


Chancellor Werner Faymann of AustriaWerner Faymann

Date of Birth: 4 May 1960
Birth Place: Vienna, Austria
Political Party: Social Democratic Party
Arrival in Power: 2 December 2008
Religion: Roman Catholic
Profession: NA

Biography:


Werner Faymann was born in 1960, in Vienna Austria. Werner Faymann became chairman of his political party the Social Democratic Party of Austria in 2008 and they obtained the most seats in the 2008 elections. Werner Faymann was consequently asked to form the next government and become chancellor of Austria.

Werner Faymann has been the Chancellor of Austria since 2008.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Werner_Faymann

Updated on: January 14th, 2015