Nouri Al-maliki

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Birthday
20, 1950
Birthplace
Al-Hindiya, Iraq
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
20, 1950 (age 69)
Birthplace
Al-Hindiya, Iraq

About

This member of the Islamic Dawa Party served as Prime Minister of Iraq during the first two decades of the 21st Century.

Before Fame

After studying literature at Usul al-Din College and the University of Baghdad, he fled to Syria and Iran to escape persecution by Saddam Hussein's anti-Shiite government.

Trivia

While in office as Prime Minister, he also served as Iraq's acting Minister of the Interior and Minister of Defense.

Family Life

His marriage to Faleeha Khalil resulted in one son and three daughters.

Associated With

A longtime opponent of Saddam Hussein, he signed the 2006 warrant for the Iraqi dictator's death.