Herzog served as President from 1994 to 1999.
In Germany, the 83-year life died former President Roman Herzog.
Herzog, who represented the Christian Democrats, was elected Federal President on 1 July 1994 and held this position until 1999.
It was on his initiative in 1996 in Germany was introduced the Day of memory of victims of the Holocaust.
In addition, Herzog has initiated a presidential tradition – appeal to the citizens of the country with the annual “Berlin speech”, which addresses the important social and political issues.
After his retirement from politics former President continued to participate actively in the public life of Germany.
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