6th President of Latvia
Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga (born 1 December 1937) is a Latvian politician. She was the sixth President of Latvia and the first female President of Latvia. She was elected President of Latvia in 1999 and re-elected for the second term in 2003.
|6th President of Latvia|
8 July 1999 – 8 July 2007
|Prime Minister||Vilis Krištopans|
|Preceded by||Guntis Ulmanis|
|Succeeded by||Valdis Zatlers|
1 December 1937
|Alma mater||University of Toronto|
- (in English) "Curriculum vitae of Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga (until 1999)". Chancery of the President of Latvia. Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-09-06.