Jean Ping

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Birthday
24, 1942
Birthplace
Gabon
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
24, 1942 (age 75)
Birthplace
Gabon

About

Gabonese-Chinese politician known for his time as the Chairperson of the African Union, a position he held from 2008 to 2012.

Before Fame

After attending the University of Paris and completing a doctorate in economics, he started working for UNESCO.

Trivia

He's also served as the Foreign Minister of Gabon, President of the UN General Assembly, and ambassador to France.

Family Life

His father was Cheng Zhiping. He was born in what was then French Equatorial Africa.

Associated With

He's worked with international leaders like Hillary Clinton.