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.
|1st President of Mongolia|
3 September 1990 – 20 June 1997
|Prime Minister||Sharavyn Gungaadorj|
|Vice President||Radnaasümbereliin Gonchigdorj|
|Preceded by||Office established|
|Succeeded by||Natsagiin Bagabandi|
|Chairman of the Presidium of the People's Great Khural|
21 March 1990 – 3 September 1990
|Preceded by||Jambyn Batmönkh|
|Succeeded by||Radnaasümbereliin Gonchigdorj|
|Born||23 January 1942|
Zavkhan, Outer Mongolia, Mongolian People's Republic
|Political party||MPRP (until 1993)|
- ↑ New York Times. "Mongolian Ex-Communist Wins Upset Vote". Retrieved 10 February 2013.