Houari Boumediene

Houari Boumediene

President of Algeria
Born Aug 23, 1932
Hometown Guelma Province
Died Dec 27, 1978
Death Place Algiers
Political Party Revolutionary Cou...
Religion Islam
Other Names Houari Boumediene

Houari Boumedienne served as Algeria's Chairman of the Revolutionary Council from 19 June 1965 until 12 December 1976, and from then on as the second President of Algeria to his death on 27 December 1978.

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1932 Birth Born on August 23, 1932.


1978 46 Years Old He then remained Algeria's undisputed ruler until his death in 1978, as all potential rivals within the regime were gradually purged or relegated to symbolic posts, including several of his former allies from the Oujda era.
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