Profession: Prime Minister of Iraq
Why Famous: Served as Minister of Communication in the first government after Saddam Hussein, and became Prime Minister of Iraq in 2014.
- 2014-09-08 Haider al-Abadi becomes the 75th Prime Minister of Iraq
- 2017-07-09 Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi proclaims victory over Islamic State forces in Mosul
- 2017-12-09 Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declares victory over the Islamic State in Iraq, ending more than 3 years of convict
- 2018-06-06 Iraqi parliament orders manual recount of legislative elections in May after Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi claims evidence of irregularities