Sadiq Al-Mahdi

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Birthday
25, 1935
Birthplace
Sudan
Birth Sign
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Birthday
25, 1935 (age 83)
Birthplace
Sudan

About

Member of the Umma Party who held office as the Prime Minister of Sudan from 1966 to 1967 and then again from 1986 to 1989. He is also the author of several political books including 1990's Democracy in Sudan: Will Return and Triumph.

Before Fame

He earned degrees in philosophy, economics and politics from Oxford University.

Trivia

He attempted to usher in peace during the First Sudanese Civil War from 1966 to 1967.

Family Life

He is the grandson of Sudanese political leader Abd al-Rahman al-Mahdi.

Associated With

He, like Wilfrid Sellara , studied philosophy at the University of Oxford.