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Léon M'ba

1902 - 1967

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Gabriel Léon M'ba (9 February 1902 – 28 November 1967) was a Gabonese politician who served as both the first Prime Minister (1959–1961) and President (1961–1967) of Gabon. A member of the Fang ethnic group, M'ba was born into a relatively privileged village family. After studying at a seminary, he held a number of small jobs before entering the colonial administration as a customs agent. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Léon M'ba has received more than 121,166 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia. Léon M'ba is the 7,350th most popular politician (down from 6,095th in 2019), the 3rd most popular biography from Gabon and the 3rd most popular Gabonese Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Léon M'ba ranks 7,350 out of 15,710Before him are Abbas El Fassi, Archduke Alexander Leopold of Austria, Irene Laskarina, Dmitry Manuilsky, Malmfred of Kiev, and Agila I. After him are Aimo Cajander, Charles II August, Duke of Zweibrücken, Xiao Jia, Geoffrey I of Villehardouin, Kurunta, and Rosamund.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1902, Léon M'ba ranks 108Before him are Albert Bormann, Tallulah Bankhead, Hans von Dohnanyi, Miriam Hopkins, Ernst von Salomon, and Riccardo Morandi. After him are Abraham Wald, Peregrino Anselmo, Giuseppe Pella, Charan Singh, Karl Menger, and Fuad Chehab. Among people deceased in 1967, Léon M'ba ranks 89Before him are Pierre Jeanneret, Shukri al-Quwatli, Gregory Goodwin Pincus, David Burliuk, João Guimarães Rosa, and Zbigniew Cybulski. After him are Martine Carol, H. H. Kung, Robert J. Van de Graaff, Josef Frank, Roger B. Chaffee, and Harold Holt.

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In Gabon

Among people born in Gabon, Léon M'ba ranks 3 out of 26Before him are Omar Bongo (1935) and François Bozizé (1946). After him are Rose Francine Rogombé (1942), Jean Ping (1942), Emmanuel Issoze-Ngondet (1961), Daniel Ona Ondo (1945), Jean Eyeghé Ndong (1946), Patrice Trovoada (1962), Mario Lemina (1993), Julien Nkoghe Bekale (1962), and Paul Biyoghé Mba (1953).

Among POLITICIANS In Gabon

Among politicians born in Gabon, Léon M'ba ranks 3Before him are Omar Bongo (1935) and François Bozizé (1946). After him are Rose Francine Rogombé (1942), Jean Ping (1942), Emmanuel Issoze-Ngondet (1961), Daniel Ona Ondo (1945), Jean Eyeghé Ndong (1946), Patrice Trovoada (1962), Julien Nkoghe Bekale (1962), and Paul Biyoghé Mba (1953).