Jacob Zuma is a South African politician known for being the 4th President of South Africa. Prior to becoming President, he served as Deputy President of South Africa under President Thabo Mbeki. Throughout his political career, he has fought a number of legal battles. In 2005, he was charged with raping an HIV positive woman. He was however, found not guilty by the Johannesburg High Court in 2006.
He is a polygamist who married six women between 1973 and 2012. According to the Daily Telegraph, as of 2012, he had fathered about 20 children. Apart from with his wives, he has also fathered a number of children with other women.
During his rape trial, he caused dismay among AIDS activists when he told the court that he tried to avoid HIV by showering after having unprotected intercourse with an HIV-positive woman.
is a famous African politician,
who was born on
April 12, 1942. As a person born on this date, Jacob Zuma is listed in our database as the 13th
most popular celebrity for the day (April 12) and the 40th most popular for the year (1942).
People born on April 12
fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram.
Jacob Zuma is the 402nd most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Jacob Zuma's birthday, Jacob Zuma is the 1st most famous African.
In general, Jacob Zuma ranks as the 4652nd
most popular famous person, and the 70th most popular country president (prime minister) of all time.
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