Profession: President of Haiti
Why Famous: President of Haiti from 1971 until his overthrow by a popular uprising in 1986. He maintained a notoriously lavish lifestyle and made millions from involvement in the drug trade and from selling body parts from dead Haitians while poverty among his people remained the most widespread of any country in the Western Hemisphere.
- 1980-05-27 President of Haiti Jean-Claude Duvalier (28) weds Michele Bennett in Haiti
- 1986-02-07 Haiti's President-for-Life Jean-Claude Duvalier flees to France: Henri Namphy becomes leader of Haiti
- 1986-12-07 Pres Jean-Claude Duvalier flees Haiti