Siniša Stanković

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Siniša Stanković
Siniša Stanković 1953.jpg
President of ASNOS
In office
12 November 1944 – 7 April 1945
Prime Minister Josip Broz Tito
Preceded by Office established
Succeeded by Office abolished
1st President of Serbia
Presidents of the Presidium of the People's Assembly of
FS of Serbia(1945) and PR of Serbia(1945-1953)
In office
7 April 1945 – March 1953
President Ivan Ribar
Prime Minister Josip Broz Tito
Preceded by Office established
Succeeded by Petar Stambolić
Personal details
Born (1892-03-26)26 March 1892
Zaječar, Kingdom of Serbia
Died 24 February 1974(1974-02-24) (aged 81)
Belgrade, SFRY
Nationality Yugoslavia (Yugoslav)
Political party League of Communists of Yugoslavia (SKJ)
Awards Order of the National liberation Rib.png Order of National Liberation
Order of merits for the people with golden star Rib.png Order of Merits for the People

Siniša Stanković (Serbian pronunciation: [siniʃa stankoʋitɕ]; 26 March 1982 – 24 February 1974) was a Yugoslav communist politician and biologist. He served as a President of Anti-fascist Assembly for the National Liberation of Serbia and as a 1st President of Serbia. Stanković was also a member of Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, founder of Institute for ecology and biogeography and director of Biological Institute of Serbia. He was born in Zajecar, Kingdom of Serbia and died in Belgrade, SFR Yugoslavia. He graduated from the University of Belgrade and Grenoble University. He had a long career in the Serbian and Yugoslav communist parties. During the Second World War he was member of communist Partisan forces.[1] One species of pseudoscorpion is named after him(lat. neobisium stankovici).

Work[edit]

Stanković published a large number of scientific works:

  • "Living space" - critic of racism and Nazism
  • "The framework of life" - about ecology
  • "Lake Ohrid and its living world" - monograph

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Istorijat". Ibiss.bg.ac.rs. Retrieved 14 September 2018. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Office established
Chairman of the Anti-Fascist Assembly of the People's Liberation of Serbia
15 May 1982 – 15 May 1983
Succeeded by
himself
as President of the Presidium of the People's Assembly of PR Serbia
Preceded by
himself
as Chairman of the Anti-Fascist Assembly of the People's Liberation of Serbia
President of the Presidium of the People's Assembly of FS of Serbia(1945) and PR Serbia(1945-1953)
7 April 1945 – March 1953
Succeeded by
Petar Stambolić
as President of the People's Assembly of PR Serbia