Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe Full Name: Robert Mugabe
Nationality: Zimbabwean

Profession: Zimbabwean President
Why Famous: As one of the leaders of the rebel groups against white minority rule, he was elected as Prime Minister, head of government, in 1980, and served in that office until 1987, when he became the country's first executive head of state.

Born: February 21, 1924 (93 years old)
Star Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Harare, Zimbabwe

Married Life

  • 1996-08-17 Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe (72) weds Grace Marufu (31) at Kutama College in Mashonaland West, Zimbabwe

Historical Events in the Life of Robert Mugabe

  • 1980-01-27 Robert Mugabe returns to Rhodesia after 5 years in exile
  • 1980-02-27 Robert Mugabe's ZANU-PF wins elections in Zimbabwe
  • 1980-03-04 Robert Mugabe's ZANU-PF wins parliamentary election in Zimbabwe
  • 1985-07-05 Robert Mugabe wins Zimbabwean elections
  • 1987-12-30 Premier Mugabe elected President of Zimbabwe
  • 2013-08-01 Robert Mugabe continues to maintain power after winning 142 out of 210 seats in the Zimbabwean election

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