Today the President of Ukraine Victor YUSHCHENKO celebrates 55-й birthday.
He was born on February 23, 1954 in Horuzhivk's village of the Sumy area in a family of teachers.
In 1975 I finished Ternopol financially - economic institute. Candidate of Economic Sciences. Academician of Academy of economic sciences of Ukraine, academician of the Ukrainian Academy of economic cybernetics.
From 1993 to 1999 I was the chairman of the board of National bank of Ukraine, the head of NBU.
From 1999 to 2001 - the prime minister - the minister of Ukraine.
I was the People's Deputy of the IV convocation.
In December, 2004 V. Yushchenko was elected the President of Ukraine.
It is married, has five children and two grandsons: sons Andrey and Taras, daughters Vitalina, Sofia and Hristina, granddaughters Yarina and Victor.
The wife - Ekaterina Mikhaelovna YUSHCHENKO.