Agathe Habyarimana

Political Wife

Birthday November 1, 1942

Birth Sign Scorpio

Birthplace Rwanda

Age 81 years old

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Former wife of Juvenal Habyarimana, Rwanada's President from 1973 to 1994. She had a strong influence in the country leading up to the tragic Rwandan Genocide.

Before Fame

She was born into one of Rwanda's more powerful Hutu families before meeting her future husband.


She was arrested by the French government in 2010 for her involvement in the Rwandan Genocide.

Family Life

She was married to the President of Rwanda, Juvenal Habyarimanan, until his assassination in 1994.

Associated With

Her husband was preceded by Gregoire Kayibanda as president of Rwanda.