Patrice Lumumba Rank
About Patrice Lumumba
Patrice Lumumba was a Congolese politician who became the first lawfully elected Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in 1960. He is also known for being the founder of the Mouvement National Congolais (MNC) party and for the instrumental role he played in helping Congo attain independence from Belgium. He was assassinated in 1961 at the age of 35.
He was married to Pauline Lumumba from 1951 until his death in 1961. The marriage produced five children, including Guy-Patrice Lumumba, who grew up to become a politician.
A number of nations, including Belgium and the United States reportedly played a role in his murder.
He served as Prime Minister for barely three months before he was ousted in a coup d'état carried out by Joseph Mobutu and placed under house arrest.
Patrice Lumumba Rank
F.A.Q. about Patrice Lumumba
When is his birthday?
Patrice Lumumba's birthday is on July 2, 1925.
In how many days is his birthday?
Patrice's birthday is in 155 days
How old was Patrice when he died?
He was 35 years old.
When did he die?
He died in January 17, 1961.
How old would he be today?
Patrice Lumumba would be 96 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Patrice from?
He was born in Onalua, Katakokombe, Belgian Congo.
Patrice Lumumba's Popularity
Patrice Lumumba was a famous Congolese Prime Minister, who was born on July 2, 1925. As a person born on this date, Patrice Lumumba is listed in our database as the 30th most popular celebrity for the day (July 2) and the 26th most popular for the year (1925).
People born on July 2 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Patrice Lumumba is the 1035th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Patrice Lumumba's birthday, Patrice Lumumba is the 5th most famous Congolese.
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