Died, the former mayor of Moscow Yuri Luzhkov
. on 84-M to year of life has died eks-the mayor of the Russian capital Yuri Luzhkov, told Last news source in the city administration.
later, these data confirmed Sergei Sobyanin.
Media say that the former mayor died in Munich, where he had to do heart surgery.
Yuri Mikhailovich Luzhkov was born on 21 September 1936 in the capital. In 1958 graduated from Moscow Institute of petrochemical And gas industry imeni I. M. Gubkin, specialization " engineer-mechanic ". Since 1974 he worked in the Ministry of chemical industry.
in 1987 he became the 1st Deputy of the head of the Moscow city And the Chairman of Moscow city agricultural Department (Mosagroprom).
in 1990, on the advice of the newly elected democratic head of the Moscow city Council Gavriil Popov, Luzhkov was nominated for the position of head of the Moscow city, and in June 1991 in conjunction With Popov was elected Vice-mayor of the Russian capital.
A month later, he took over as Prime Minister of the city government of the capital of Russia established on the basis of the Moscow city.
On the sixth of June 1992, Boris Yeltsin appointed Luzhkov mayor of the capital of Russia And the head of the administration of the capital. Was re-elected mayor in June 1996, December 1999 And December 2003. Ahead of schedule resigned the range of possibilities in 2010.