Heinz Fischer

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Heinz Fischer
Heinz Fischer, Technisches Museum Wien, 2009a.jpg
President of Austria
In office
8 July 2004 – 26 January 2017
Chancellor Wolfgang Schüssel
Alfred Gusenbauer
Werner Faymann
Preceded by Thomas Klestil
Succeeded by Alexander Van der Bellen
Personal details
Born (1938-10-09) 9 October 1938 (age 79)
Graz, Styria, Germany
Political party SPÖ
Spouse(s) Margit Fischer
Religion Agnostic

Heinz Fischer (born 9 October 1938) is the former president of Austria. His wife is Margit Fischer.