Punsalmaagiin Ochirbat

Mongolian politician, former President of Mongolia.

Punsalmaagiin Ochirbat (Mongolian: Пунсалмаагийн Очирбат; born January 23, 1942) is a Mongolian politician. He was the first President of Mongolia from 1990 to 1997.[1]

Punsalmaagiin Ochirbat
Пунсалмаагийн Очирбат
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1st President of Mongolia
In office
3 September 1990 – 20 June 1997
Prime MinisterSharavyn Gungaadorj
Dashiin Byambasüren
Puntsagiin Jasrai
Mendsaikhany Enkhsaikhan
Vice PresidentRadnaasümbereliin Gonchigdorj
Preceded byOffice established
Succeeded byNatsagiin Bagabandi
Chairman of the Presidium of the People's Great Khural
In office
21 March 1990 – 3 September 1990
Preceded byJambyn Batmönkh
Succeeded byRadnaasümbereliin Gonchigdorj
Personal details
Born (1942-01-23) 23 January 1942 (age 80)
Zavkhan, Outer Mongolia, Mongolian People's Republic
Political partyMPRP (until 1993)
Spouse(s)Sharav Tsevelmaa

ReferencesEdit

  1. New York Times. "Mongolian Ex-Communist Wins Upset Vote". Retrieved 10 February 2013.