Lansana Conte

Lansana Conte

Birth
Death 22 Dec 2008 (aged 73–74)
Burial Lansanya, Prefecture de Dubréka, Kindia, Guinea
Memorial ID 32410688 · View Source
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Republic of Guinea President. He served as President of the Republic of Guinea from April 1984 until his death in 2008. He came to political power in a military coup following the death of former President Ahmed Sekou Toure. He was re-elected as president in 1993, 1998 and 2003. He survived a army mutiny in 1996 over disputed pay wages and an attempted political assassination in 2005.

Bio by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.
  • Added: 26 Dec 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 32410688
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lansana Conte (1934–22 Dec 2008), Find a Grave Memorial no. 32410688, citing Conte Mansion, Lansanya, Prefecture de Dubréka, Kindia, Guinea ; Maintained by Find A Grave .