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 Jomo Kenyatta

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Jomo Kenyatta

Birth
Kiambu, Kenya
Death 22 Jun 1978 (aged 88)
Mombasa, Mombasa, Kenya
Burial Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Plot Near Parliament
Memorial ID 9907866 View Source
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First president of the Republic of Kenya. Born Kamau wa Ngengi to Kikiyu parents in Ichaweri, British East Africa (now Kenya). He became a political activist, then a politician and eventually the first president of The Republic of Kenya from 1964 to 1978. Died in Mombasa, Kenya of natural causes while on a business trip.

Bio by: Fred Beisser

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Fred Beisser
  • Added: 15 Nov 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 9907866
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/9907866/jomo-kenyatta : accessed ), memorial page for Jomo Kenyatta (20 Sep 1889–22 Jun 1978), Find a Grave Memorial ID 9907866, citing Jomo Kenyatta Mausoleum, Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya ; Maintained by Find a Grave .