Samuel Doe

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Birthday
6, 1951
Birthplace
Tuzon, Liberia
Death Date
Sep 9, 1990 (39)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
6, 1951
Birthplace
Tuzon, Liberia
Death Date
Sep 9, 1990 (39)

About

Politician and 21st President of Liberia from 1980 to 1990 who was the first indigenous head of state in Liberian history.

Before Fame

He entered the military and was promoted to the rank of master sergeant.

Trivia

His term as president ended abruptly when he was captured and killed by rebel forces intent on toppling his regime in 1990.

Family Life

He married Nancy Doe.

Associated With

He and Luis Carlos Galan were both politicians who were assassinated.