Tassos Papadopoulos

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Tassos Papadopoulos
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5th President of Cyprus
In office
28 February 2003 – 28 February 2008
Vice President vacant
Preceded by Glafcos Clerides
Succeeded by Dimitris Christofias
2nd President of the House of Representatives
In office
Preceded by Glafcos Clerides
Succeeded by Spyros Kyprianou
2nd President of DIKO
In office
Preceded by Spyros Kyprianou
Succeeded by Marios Karoyian
Personal details
Born (1934-01-07)7 January 1934
Nicosia, Cyprus
Died 12 December 2008(2008-12-12) (aged 74)
Nicosia, Cyprus
Political party Democratic Party
Spouse(s) Foteini Papadopoulou
Children 4
Alma mater King's College London
Religion Cypriot Orthodox

Tassos (Efstathios) Nikolaou Papadopoulos (Greek: Τάσσος (Ευστάθιος) Νικολάου Παπαδόπουλος; 7 January 1934 – 12 December 2008)[1][2] was a Cypriot politician. He served as the fifth President of the Republic of Cyprus from February 28, 2003 to February 28, 2008.

Papadopoulos died on 12 December 2008 from a type of lung cancer in Nicosia, Cyprus, aged 74.

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