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Joseph Kasa-Vubu

1910 - 1969

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Joseph Kasa-Vubu, alternatively Joseph Kasavubu, (c. 1915 – 24 March 1969) was a Congolese politician who served as the first President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (then Republic of the Congo) from 1960 until 1965. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Kasa-Vubu has received more than 404,157 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Joseph Kasa-Vubu is the 2,662nd most popular politician (up from 3,138th in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Republic of the Congo and the 2nd most popular Congolese Politician.

Joseph Kasa-Vubu was the first president of the Republic of the Congo. He served as president from 1960 to 1963, and again from 1965 to 1967. He was the first president of the Republic of the Congo, serving from 1960 to 1963 and again from 1965 to 1967.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Joseph Kasa-Vubu ranks 2,662 out of 15,710Before him are Vladimir Ivashko, Countess Augusta Reuss of Ebersdorf, Stanislav Shushkevich, Alassane Ouattara, Fernando Henrique Cardoso, and Ahmed Sékou Touré. After him are Gisela of Hungary, Irene of Hungary, Æthelberht, King of Wessex, Frederick Augustus II of Saxony, Albert Casimir, Duke of Teschen, and Shamshi-Adad I.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1910, Joseph Kasa-Vubu ranks 30Before him are Chiang Ching-kuo, Lee Byung-chul, Helenio Herrera, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Nathuram Godse, and Dominique Pire. After him are Jean Anouilh, Eero Saarinen, Princess María de las Mercedes of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Momofuku Ando, Robert van Gulik, and Ludwig Stumpfegger. Among people deceased in 1969, Joseph Kasa-Vubu ranks 31Before him are Arthur Friedenreich, Witold Gombrowicz, Dominique Pire, Boris Karloff, Joseph P. Kennedy Sr., and Itzhak Stern. After him are Josef von Sternberg, Moïse Tshombe, B. Traven, Allen Dulles, Alexandra David-Néel, and Walter Christaller.

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In Republic of the Congo

Among people born in Republic of the Congo, Joseph Kasa-Vubu ranks 2 out of 19Before him are Denis Sassou Nguesso (1943). After him are Idriss Déby (1952), Joachim Yhombi-Opango (1939), Marien Ngouabi (1938), Pascal Lissouba (1931), Ali Bongo Ondimba (1959), Fulbert Youlou (1917), Alphonse Massamba-Débat (1921), Aurlus Mabélé (1953), Clément Mouamba (1943), and Alfred Raoul (1938).

Among POLITICIANS In Republic of the Congo

Among politicians born in Republic of the Congo, Joseph Kasa-Vubu ranks 2Before him are Denis Sassou Nguesso (1943). After him are Idriss Déby (1952), Joachim Yhombi-Opango (1939), Marien Ngouabi (1938), Pascal Lissouba (1931), Ali Bongo Ondimba (1959), Fulbert Youlou (1917), Alphonse Massamba-Débat (1921), Clément Mouamba (1943), Alfred Raoul (1938), and Djimrangar Dadnadji (1954).