Cyprus: Heads of State: 1960-2016

Proedros tis Dhimokratias (Πρόεδρος της Δημοκρατίας) = Cumhurbaşkanı | President of the Republic
16 Aug 1960 - 15 Jul 1974 archiepiskopos Makarios (αρχιεπίσκοπος Μακάριος) [1]
15 Jul 1974 - 23 Jul 1974 Nikos Sampson (Νίκος Σαμψών) [2]
23 Jul 1974 - 7 Dec 1974 Glafkos Ioannou Kliridis (Γλαύκος Ιωάννου Κληρίδης) [3][4]
23 Jul 1974 - 3 Aug 1977 archiepiskopos Makarios (αρχιεπίσκοπος Μακάριος) (x)
Askon kathikonta Proedrou tis Dhimokratias (Ασκών καθήκοντα Προέδρου της Δημοκρατίας) | Acting President of the Republic (literally: "Exercising the Functions of the President of the Republic")
3 Aug 1977 - 3 Sep 1977 Spyros Achilleos Kyprianou (Σπύρος Αχιλλέως Κυπριανού)
Proedros tis Dhimokratias (Πρόεδρος της Δημοκρατίας) = Cumhurbaşkanı | President of the Republic
3 Sep 1977 - 28 Feb 1988 Spyros Achilleos Kyprianou (Σπύρος Αχιλλέως Κυπριανού) (x)
28 Feb 1988 - 28 Feb 1993 Georgios Vassou Vassiliou (Γεώργιος Βάσου Βασιλείου)
28 Feb 1993 - 28 Feb 2003 Glafkos Ioannou Kliridis (Γλαύκος Ιωάννου Κληρίδης) (x)
28 Feb 2003 - 28 Feb 2008 Tassos Nikolaou Papadopoulos (Τάσσος Νικολάου Παπαδόπουλος) [5]
28 Feb 2008 - 28 Feb 2013 Dimitris Christofi Christofias (Δημήτρης Χριστοφή Χριστόφιας)
28 Feb 2013 - Nikos Chrysanthou Anastasiadis (Νίκος Χρυσάνθου Αναστασιάδης)

[1] In the world: Michail Christodoulou Mouskos (Μιχαήλ Χριστοδούλου Μούσκος)
[2] Byname of Nikolaos Sampson Georgiadis (Νικόλαος Σαμψών Γεωργιάδης)
[3] Ostensibly acting for and pending the resumption of office by the President of the Republic.
[4] In English-language contexts often Glafcos John Clerides.
[5] Byname of Efstathios Nikolaou Papadopoulos (Ευστάθιος Νικολάου Παπαδόπουλος).
Last updated on: 16 Sep 2015 13:14:30