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Malian former dictator

Moussa Traoré is ...

Born 25 Sep 1936 in Kayes
Died 15 Sep 2020 in Bamako
Age83 years, 11 months
Moussa Traoré
Moussa Traoré
President Moussa Traore van Mali komt aan op luchthaven Zestienhoven 12 april 1989

About Moussa Traoré

Moussa Traoré (25 September 1936 – 15 September 2020) was a Malian soldier, politician, and dictator who was President of Mali from 1968 to 1991. As a Lieutenant, he led the military ousting of President Modibo Keïta in 1968. Thereafter he served as head of state until March 1991, when he was overthrown by popular protests and a military coup. He was twice condemned to death in the 1990s, but eventually pardoned on both occasions and freed in 2002. He retired from public life and died in 2020.

He is also known as Moussa Traore.


Traoré died on 15 September 2020, ten days before turning 84 years old.