Bob Denard

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Birthday
7, 1929
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Oct 13, 2007 (78)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
7, 1929
Birthplace
France
Death Date
Oct 13, 2007 (78)

About

French mercenary and military man who fought in such French colonies as Gabon, Angola, and Rhodesia and also took part in the Algerian War.

Before Fame

He spent over a year in jail after he plotted to assassinate Prime Minister Pierre Mendes-France.

Trivia

Between 1975 and 1995, he was involved in four coup attempts in the Comoro Islands.

Family Life

A Muslim convert and a practicing polygamist, he fathered eight children through seven concurrent marriages.

Associated With

He served under French president Charles de Gaulle.