Pavlo Lazarenko

Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Lazarenko Full Name: Pavlo Lazarenko
Nationality: Ukrainian

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.

Born: January 23, 1953 (63 years old)
Star Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Karpivka, Ukraine

Historical Events in the Life of Pavlo Lazarenko

  • 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