List of presidents of Serbia

This is a list of the presidents of Serbia, including the heads of state of the Socialist Republic of Serbia, a constituent state within the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia and heads of state of the Republic of Serbia (1992–2006), a constituent state within the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia / State Union of Serbia and Montenegro. Prior to 1974, Serbia's head of state was the speaker (president) of the Serbian parliament.[1][2][3][4]

The President of the Republic (Predsednik Republike, Председник Републике) is directly elected to a five-year term and is limited by the Constitution to a maximum of two terms. In addition to being the Commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces, the President has the procedural duty of appointing the Prime Minister with the consent of the National Assembly, and has some influence on foreign policy. The President's office is located in Novi dvor.

Serbia within Yugoslavia / Serbia and Montenegro (1944–2006)Edit

People's Republic of Serbia / Socialist Republic of SerbiaEdit

No. Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of office Political Party
Took office Left office Time in office
Chairman of the Anti-fascist Assembly for the National Liberation of Serbia (ASNOS)
1944–1945
Stanković, SinišaSiniša Stanković
(1892–1974)
Leader of Serbian wartime assembly.
12 November 19447 April 1945146 daysKPJ
Presidents of the Presidium of the People's Assembly
1945–1953
1Stanković, SinišaSiniša Stanković
(1892–1974)
7 April 194520 November 19461 year, 227 daysKPJ
2Grulović, AćimAćim Grulović
(1898–1948)
20 November 194623 December 19482 years, 33 daysKPJ
3Jovanović, IsaIsa Jovanović
(1906–1983)
[a]
23 December 1948December 19534 years, 343 daysKPJ
SKJ
Presidents of the People's Assembly
1953–1974
4Stambolić, PetarPetar Stambolić
(1912–2007)
 
December 1953April 19573 years, 121 daysSKJ
5Veselinov, JovanJovan Veselinov
(1906–1982)
April 195726 June 19636 years, 86 daysSKJ
6Šane, Dušan PetrovićDušan Petrović Šane
(1914–1977)
26 June 19636 May 19673 years, 314 daysSKJ
7Minić, MilošMiloš Minić
(1914–2003)
 
6 May 19676 May 19692 years, 0 daysSKJ
8Marković, DragoslavDragoslav Marković
(1920–2005)
6 May 196919 April 19744 years, 348 daysSKJ
9Vasiljević, ŽivanŽivan Vasiljević
(1920–2007)
19 April 19746 May 197417 daysSKJ
Presidents of the Presidency
1974–1991
(8)Marković, DragoslavDragoslav Marković
(1920–2005)
6 May 19745 May 19783 years, 364 daysSKJ
10Vidić, DobrivojeDobrivoje Vidić
(1918–1991)
5 May 19785 May 19824 years, 0 daysSKJ
11Ljubičić, NikolaNikola Ljubičić
(1916–2005)
5 May 19825 May 19842 years, 0 daysSKJ
12Čkrebić, DušanDušan Čkrebić
(born 1927)
 
5 May 19845 May 19851 year, 0 daysSKJ
13Stambolić, IvanIvan Stambolić
(1936–2000)
5 May 198514 December 19872 years, 223 daysSKJ
14Gračanin, PetarPetar Gračanin
(1923–2004)
14 December 198720 March 19891 year, 96 daysSKJ
Igić, LjubišaLjubiša Igić
Acting
20 March 19898 May 198949 daysSKJ
15Milošević, SlobodanSlobodan Milošević
(1941–2006)
 
[b]
8 May 198911 January 19911 year, 248 daysSKJ
SPS

Republic of SerbiaEdit

No. Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of office Political Party Elected
Took office Left office Time in office
1
(15)
Milošević, SlobodanSlobodan Milošević
(1941–2006)
 
11 January 199123 July 19976 years, 193 daysSPS1990
1992
Tomić, DraganDragan Tomić
(born 1936)
Acting
23 July 199729 December 1997159 daysSPS
2
(16)
Milutinović, MilanMilan Milutinović
(born 1942)
29 December 199729 December 20025 years, 0 daysSPS1997
Mićić, NatašaNataša Mićić
(born 1965)
Acting
 
29 December 200227 January 20041 year, 29 daysGSS
Maršićanin, DraganDragan Maršićanin
(born 1950)
Acting
4 February 20043 March 200428 daysDSS
Mihailović, VojislavVojislav Mihailović
(born 1951)
Acting
3 March 20044 March 20041 daySPO
Marković, PredragPredrag Marković
(born 1955)
Acting
4 March 200411 July 2004129 daysG17 Plus
3
(17)
Tadić, BorisBoris Tadić
(born 1958)
 
11 July 20045 June 20061 year, 329 daysDS2004

Republic of Serbia (2006–present)Edit

Serbia became independent on 5 June 2006.

No. Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of office Political Party Elected
Took office Left office Time in office
1
(3)
Tadić, BorisBoris Tadić
(born 1958)
 
5 June 20065 April 20125 years, 312 daysDS2008
Đukić Dejanović, SlavicaSlavica Đukić Dejanović
(born 1951)
Acting
5 April 201231 May 201256 daysSPS
2
(4)
Nikolić, TomislavTomislav Nikolić
(born 1952)
 
31 May 201231 May 20175 years, 0 daysSNS2012
3
(5)
Vučić, AleksandarAleksandar Vučić
(born 1970)
 
31 May 2017Incumbent3 years, 237 daysSNS2017

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