Martti Ahtisaari

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Birthday
23, 1937
Birthplace
Vyborg, Finland
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
23, 1937 (age 82)
Birthplace
Vyborg, Finland

About

Politician and member of the Social Democratic party who was the 10th President of Finland from 1994 to 2000. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2008 for his work resolving international conflicts, including that between Kosovo and Serbia.

Before Fame

He lead the YMCA's physical education training establishment in Pakistan in 1960.

Trivia

He's expressed support for Finland to join NATO.

Family Life

He has a son with his wife Eeva Hyvarinen, whom he married in 1968.

Associated With

UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan appointed him as Special Envoy to Kosovo in 2005.