Thomas Isidore Noel Sankara

Thomas Isidore Noel Sankara

Birth
Burkina Faso
Death 15 Oct 1987 (aged 37)
Ouagadougou, Centre, Burkina Faso
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 151390878 · View Source
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Thomas Isidore Noël Sankara (21 December 1949 – 15 October 1987) was a Burkinabé military captain, Marxist revolutionary, pan-Africanist theorist, and President of Burkina Faso from 1983 to 1987.

Viewed by supporters as a charismatic and iconic figure of revolution, he is commonly referred to as "Africa's Che Guevara".

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Sankara


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  • Created by: Emilio Rodriguez
  • Added: 29 Aug 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 151390878
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Isidore Noel Sankara (21 Dec 1949–15 Oct 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 151390878, ; Maintained by Emilio Rodriguez (contributor 48829694) Unknown.