|7th President of Cyprus|
28 February 2013
|Preceded by||Demetris Christofias|
|President of the Democratic Rally|
8 June 1997 – 28 February 2013
|Preceded by||Yiannakis Matsis|
|Succeeded by||Averof Neofytou|
|Born||27 September 1946
Pera Pedi, Cyprus
|Political party||Democratic Rally|
|Alma mater||University College London|
Anastasiades was born on 27 September 1946 in Pera Pedi, Cyprus. He studied at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and at the University College London. Anastasiades is married to Andri Moustakoudes.
Anastasiades earned 673 votes (86.73%) and MEP Theocharous 103 (13.27%). On the first round of the presidential election on 17 February 2013, Anastasiades won 45% of votes, while Stavros Malas and George Lillikas earned 26.9% and 24.9%, respectively. He won in the second round with 57.48% of the vote.
References[change | change source]
- "Nicos Anastasiades". Economist Conferences, CEMEA. http://www.economistconferences.eu/content/nicos-anastasiades. Retrieved 25 February 2013.
- "Nicos Anastasiades winner of first round of elections in Cyprus". Nasdaq. http://www.nasdaq.com/article/nicos-anastasiades-winner-of-first-round-of-elections-in-cyprus-cm218525. Retrieved 25 February 2013.
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