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President of Algeria

Abdelaziz Bouteflika is ...

Born 2 Mar 1937 in Oujda
Died 17 Sep 2021 in Zéralda
Age84 years, 6 months
Causecardiac arrest
Abdelaziz Bouteflika
Abdelaziz Bouteflika
Abdelaziz Bouteflika

About Abdelaziz Bouteflika

Abdelaziz Bouteflika born on 2 March 1937 in Oujda. He is a citizen of Algeria. Abdelaziz Bouteflika was educated at University of Algiers. He died on 17 September 2021 in Zéralda from a cardiac arrest at age 84 years, 6 months. He lived at Zéralda and El Biar.

He was a President of Algeria.

Abdelaziz Bouteflika has had one spouse: Amal Triki. He has one sibling Said Bouteflika.

Abdelaziz Bouteflika has worked as a politician, diplomat, revolutionary and statesman. He has been a member of National Liberation Front, National Constituent Assembly and Revolutionary Council. He has has won Knight Grand Cross with Collar of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, Decoration of the Order of Civil Merit, Grand Star of the Decoration for Services to the Republic of Austria, Grand Collar of the Order of Prince Henry, Order of José Martí, Order of the Republic of Serbia, Grand Cross with Chain of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Hungary (civil) and National Order of Merit.

Abdelaziz Bouteflika has held the position of President of Algeria, chairperson of the Organisation of African Unity, President of the United Nations General Assembly, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Algeria and Permanent Representative of Algeria to the United Nations.

His hairstyle is comb over.


Bouteflika died on 17 September 2021 at his home in Zéralda from cardiac arrest at the age of 84. His death was announced on state television by President Abdelmadjid Tebboune. He had been in failing health since he had a stroke in 2013. President Tebboune declared three days of national mourning after his death. He was buried at the El Alia Cemetery on 19 September in a subdued ceremony.