Croatian on Huffington Post’s 10 World Leaders’ Weird Jobs Before They Ruled List
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Croatia’s current President, Ivo Josipović has made popular American online news portal Huffington Post’s 10 World Leaders’ Weird Jobs Before They Ruled List…
Josipović, who composed classical music before taking Croatia’s top post, joins Albania’s former painter Prime Minister, Turkmenistan’s dentist tuned President, and Madagascar’s former DJ’ing president on the list.
Before turning his hand to politics, Ivo Josipović had written dozens of classical works and ran Croatia’s flagship music festival. Josipović was elected president in 2010 and vowed at the time not to give up his musical career, announcing that he would spend his spare time composing an opera on John Lennon’s death – wrote Huffington Post.