Fatos Nano Biography
(Former Prime Minister of Albania)
Birthday: September 16, 1952 (Virgo)
Born In: Tirana
Fatos Nano is an Albanian politician who served as Prime Minister of Albania for several times, and in addition to that he has also served in other important capacities in the government during the early years of his career. Nano was born in a middle class family in Tirana and studied political economy in university. Thereafter he got a job in the metallurgical mill of Elbasan and after working in different industries for a few years, Nano returned to his home town of Tirana and started working at the well-known Institute of Marxist-Leninist Studies as a research scholar. It was at this institution that he came into prominence and his diligence was noticed by the important political leaders of the country at the time. Fatos Nano entered politics and shortly thereafter he became the Prime Minister and served as the Prime Minister of Albania yet again when the Labor Party of Albania came to power in the country. He also led the Socialist Party and was elected as it leader around that period. Fatos Nano has also had to fight charges of corruption and was even sent to jail; however he proved his innocence and was acquitted.