Đurađ Jakšić (Serbian Cyrillic: Ђурађ Јакшић, pronounced [dʑǔradʑ jǎkʃitɕ]; born 22 July 1977) is a Serbian historian and politician.[1]

Đurađ Jakšić
Personal details
Born (1977-07-22) 22 July 1977 (age 42)
Drniš, SFR Yugoslavia
NationalitySerbian
Political partySerbian Radical Party
RelationsMarried
ChildrenFour
ResidenceNovi Sad, Serbia
OccupationPolitician

CareerEdit

He ran for mayor of Novi Sad in the 2012 and 2016 mayoral elections. Jakšić is the Serbian Radical Party president of the city council of Novi Sad.[2]

In December 2012, he arose controversy by forming a petition requesting a street in Novi Sad be named after Slobodan Milošević.[3] He previously arose controversy in March 2007 when he suggested that Veljko Milanković and Mladen Bratić get streets named after them in Novi Sad.[4]

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