Hassan GouledHassan Gouled Aptidon
Djibouti's first president, who held the post from its independence in 1977 until stepping down in 1999. He was succeeded by his nephew, Ismail Omar Guelleh.Died: Djibouti, Nov. 21, 2006
Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.
More on Hassan Gouled from Infoplease:
- Djibouti, country, Africa: History - History France first obtained a foothold in the region in 1862. French interest centered around ...
- Djibouti - Information on Djibouti — map & flag of Djibouti geography, history, politics, government, economy, population statistics, culture, religion, languages, cities
- Djibouti - Djibouti Profile: People, History, Government and Political Conditions, Economy, U.S.-Djiboutian Relations