Canaan Banana

Canaan Banana

Birth
Matabeleland South, Zimbabwe
Death 10 Nov 2003 (aged 67)
London, City of London, Greater London, England
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 8076610 · View Source
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African Leader. Banana served as the Vice-President of The African National Council (ANC) in Rhodesia, and then as the President of Zimbabwe from April 18, 1980, to December 31, 1987. Also a minister he was convicted of sodomy in 1998 but fled to South Africa where he died in November 2003 at the age of 67.

Gravesite Details Zimbabwe's first President Reverend Canaan Banana was buried at his rural home in Esigodini, Zimbabwe.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 10 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8076610
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Canaan Banana (5 Mar 1936–10 Nov 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8076610, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Unknown.