Adem Jashari

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Birthday
28, 1955
Birthplace
Yugoslavia
Death Date
Mar 7, 1998 (42)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
28, 1955
Birthplace
Yugoslavia
Death Date
Mar 7, 1998 (42)

About

Founder of the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) which helped fight for the separation of Kosovo from the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia in the 1990s.

Before Fame

He was an illiterate farmer and did his military training in Albania from 1991 to 1992.

Trivia

He has been called the "father of the KLA" and was awarded with the title "Hero of Kosovo" in 2008.

Family Life

His family comes from the village of Donji Prekaz.

Associated With

Another war hero associated with Kosovo is Wesley Clark.