Croatian politician who founded the Croatian Democratic Union and served because the initial president of Croatia from 1990 to 1999. He was an associate from the Croatian Peasant Party and afterwards the communist party in his youngsters. He served 2 yrs in jail for participation in dubious activity through the Croatian Planting season in 1971. He wedded Ankica Tuđguy, with whom he previously three kids. Stjepan Mesic offered as Perfect Minister under him and was afterwards elected the next leader of Croatia.