Full Name: Pavlo Lazarenko
Profession: Prime Minister of Ukraine
Why Famous: Prime Minister of Ukraine from 1996-97. Convicted and sentenced to prison (money laundering, wire fraud and extortion) in 2006, he embezzled approximately $200 million from the government of Ukraine.
- 1996-05-28 Pavlo Lazarenko becomes Prime Minister of Ukraine
- 2006-08-25 Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Pavlo Lazarenko is sentenced to 9 years in federal prison for money laundering, wire fraud, and extortion