(CNN)Here is a look at the life of Ratko Mladic, former leader of the Bosnian Serb army, sentenced to life in prison for genocide and other war crimes.
Birth date: March 12, 1942
Birth place: Kalnovik, Yugoslavia (now Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Birth name: Ratko Mladic
Father: Nedja Mladic
Mother: Stana Mladic
Marriage: Bosiljka Mladic
Children: Darko and Ana
1965 - Graduates from a military academy and joins the Communist Party.
July 1995 - Mladic spearheads an attack on the town of Srebrenica. Approximately 8,000 Muslim men and boys are killed.
1995 - Mladic is indicted by the UN-established International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) for war crimes and atrocities.
July 1996 - An international warrant is issued for his arrest.
1996-2001 - He takes refuge in Belgrade with the protection of Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic.
2001 - Mladic goes into hiding after Milosevic is arrested.
October 12, 2007 - Serbian officials offer one million euros for information leading to the capture of Mladic.