POLITICIAN

Kigeli V of Rwanda

1936 - 2016

Kigeli V of Rwanda

Kigeli V Ndahindurwa (born Jean-Baptiste Ndahindurwa; 29 June 1936 – 16 October 2016) was the last ruling King (Mwami) of Rwanda, from 28 July 1959 until the abolition of the Rwandan monarchy on 25 September 1961, shortly before the country acceded to independence from Belgium. After a brief period of moveabouts after leaving Rwanda, the titular King lived in exile during the final part of his life in the town of Oakton, Virginia, United States. In exile, he was known for heading the King Kigeli V Foundation, an organisation promoting humanitarian work for Rwandan refugees. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kigeli V of Rwanda has received more than 239,734 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11,300th most popular politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Kigeli V of Rwanda ranks 11,235 out of 14,801Before him are Michael Somare, Farahnaz Pahlavi, Ramon Dekkers, Hussa of Bernicia, Diogo Freitas do Amaral, and Sewadjkare Hori. After him are Gunnar Thoroddsen, Juan Crisóstomo Falcón, Anatoly Chubais, Lawrence Lambe, Włodzimierz Cimoszewicz, and Vjekoslav Bevanda.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1936, Kigeli V of Rwanda ranks 269Before him are Ong Teng Cheong, Nutan, Nicol Williamson, Alfredo Zitarrosa, Frankétienne, and Michael Somare. After him are Théodore-Adrien Sarr, Vyjayanthimala Bali, Brian Blessed, Georg Sterzinsky, Betty Curtis, and John Shalikashvili. Among people deceased in 2016, Kigeli V of Rwanda ranks 251Before him are Brigitte Hamann, Zoltán Kocsis, Jimmy Bain, Edmonde Charles-Roux, Eri Klas, and Norbert Schemansky. After him are László Sárosi, Rudy Van Gelder, Richard Davalos, Alice Drummond, Adolf Born, and Janet Reno.

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In Rwanda

Among people born in Rwanda, Kigeli V of Rwanda ranks 7 out of 10Before him are Juvénal Habyarimana (1937), Paul Kagame (1957), Grégoire Kayibanda (1924), Agathe Uwilingiyimana (1953), Paul Rusesabagina (1954), and Pasteur Bizimungu (1950). After him are Melchior Ndadaye (1953), Augustin Bizimungu (1952), and Bernard Makuza (1961).

Among POLITICIANS In Rwanda

Among politicians born in Rwanda, Kigeli V of Rwanda ranks 6Before him are Juvénal Habyarimana (1937), Paul Kagame (1957), Grégoire Kayibanda (1924), Agathe Uwilingiyimana (1953), and Pasteur Bizimungu (1950). After him are Melchior Ndadaye (1953) and Bernard Makuza (1961).

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