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Kim Jong-il (1942 - 2011)
c. Sierra Leone
d. North Korea
North Korea - Was the leader of North Korea from 1994 until his death in 2011.
Suharto (1967 - 1998)
Indonesia - Was President of Indonesia from 1967 to 1998.
Hussein I bin Talal (1935 - 1999)
Jordan - Was the King of Jordan from 1952 until his death in 1999.
Daniel arap Moi (1924 - )
Kenya - Was the president of Kenya from 1978 until 2002.
Alexander Dubcek (1921 - 1992)
Czechoslovakia - Became famous for his attempt to reform the Communist regime.
Venustiano Carranza (1859 - 1920)
Mexico - Was president of Mexico from 1917 until his death in 1920.
Patrice Lumumba (1925 - 1961)
b. Democratic Republic of the Congo
Democratic Republic of the Congo - Patrice Lumumba was the first elected Prime Minister of the
Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Anwar Al Sadat (1918 - 1981)
Egypt - Anwar Al Sadat was the third President of Egypt from October 15, 1970 until his assassination in
Jinnah (1876 - 1948)
b. Sri Lanka
Pakistan - Leader of the All India Muslim League who founded Pakistan.
Mswati III (1968 - )
c. South Africa
Swaziland - Mswati III is King of Swaziland and the head of the Swazi Royal Family.
Antonio Salazar (1932-1968)
Portugal - Prime Minister of Portugal from 1932 to 1968.
Josip Tito (1892 - 1980)
Yugoslavia - Leader of the Second Yugoslavia, which lasted from 1943 until 1991.
Lee Kuan Yew (1923 - )
Singapore - Prime Minister of the Republic of Singapore from 1959 to 1990.
Rafael Trujillo (1891-1961)
a. Dominican Republic
b. East Timor
Dominican Republic - Rafael Trujillo ruled the Dominican Republic from 1930 until his assassination in
Mahathir bin Mohamad (1925 - )
Malaysia - Prime Minister of Malaysia from 1981 to 2003.
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