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Živko Radišić
Живко Радишић
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2nd and 5th Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina
In office
14 October 2000 – 14 June 2001
Preceded by Alija Izetbegović
Succeeded by Jozo Križanović
In office
13 October 1998 – 15 June 1999
Preceded by Alija Izetbegović
Succeeded by Ante Jelavić
5th Serb member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina
In office
13 October 1998 – 28 October 2002
Preceded by Momčilo Krajišnik
Succeeded by Mirko Šarović
Mayor of Banja Luka
In office
1977–1982
Personal details
Born 15 August 1937 (1937-08-15) (age 83)
Prijedor, Kingdom of Yugoslavia
Nationality Bosnian Serb
Political party Socialist Party of Republika Srpska
Spouse(s) Draginja Radišić
Alma mater University of Sarajevo

Živko Radišić (Serbian Cyrillic: Живко Радишић, pronounced [ʒîːʋko rǎdiʃit͡ɕ]; born 15 August 1937) is a Bosnian Serb politician. He was the 5th Serb member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

From 1982 to 1985 he headed the defense ministry of SR Bosnia and Herzegovina. In 1996, he became a founding member of the Socialist Party of Republika Srpska.

Radišić was elected Bosnian Serb member of the Bosnia and Herzegovina Presidency in September 1998, defeating the incumbent Momčilo Krajišnik by 45,000 votes.

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