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 Jomo Kenyatta

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Jomo Kenyatta Famous memorial

Birth
Kiambu, Kenya
Death
22 Aug 1978 (aged 88)
Mombasa, Mombasa, Kenya
Burial
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Plot
Near Parliament
Memorial ID
9907866 View Source

Anthropologist and 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.

Anthropologist and 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 ID: 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 Aug 1978), Find a Grave Memorial ID 9907866, citing Jomo Kenyatta Mausoleum, Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya; Maintained by Find a Grave .