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 Lansana Conte

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Lansana Conte Famous memorial

Birth
Prefecture de Dubréka, Kindia, Guinea
Death
22 Dec 2008 (aged 74)
Conakry, Conakry Special Zone, Conakry, Guinea
Burial
Lansanya, Prefecture de Dubréka, Kindia, Guinea
Memorial ID
32410688 View Source

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.

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 ID: 32410688
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/32410688/lansana-conte: accessed ), memorial page for Lansana Conte (30 Nov 1934–22 Dec 2008), Find a Grave Memorial ID 32410688, citing Conte Mansion, Lansanya, Prefecture de Dubréka, Kindia, Guinea; Maintained by Find a Grave.