Archive

 

 

2016

 

Heads of State, heads of government, leaders of administrative divisions, heads of organisations and religious leaders.

01.01.16 Switzerland: (Pres), Cantons Aargau, Fribourg, Graubünden, Jura, Schaffhausen and Solothurn.

04.01.16 France: (New Regions).

11.01.16 UK: Northern Ireland (First Minister).

14.01.16 Guatemala: (Pres).

18.01.16 F.Y.R.O.M: (PM).

20.01.16 Moldova: (PM).

21.01.16 Belgium: Luxembourg (gov).

22.01.16 Croatia: (PM). Laos: (Gen-sec).

01.02.16 Monaco: (PM).

11.02.16 Latvia: (PM). Vanuatu: (PM).

14.02.16 Haiti: (Pres).

25.02.16 Haiti: (PM).

03.03.16 Jamaica: (PM).

09.03.16 Portugal: (Pres).

28.03.16 Haiti: (PM).

30.03.16 Myanmar: (Pres).

01.04.16 San Marino: (Captains-general).

02.04.16 Vietnam: (Pres).

03.04.16 Yemen: (PM).

05.04.16 Iceland: (PM).

06.04.16 Benin: (Pres). Myanmar (PM).

07.04.16 Serbia: Kosovo, (Pres [partially recognised independence]). Vietnam: (PM).

13.04.16 Kyrgyzstan: (PM).

14.04.16 Ukraine: (PM).

22.04.16 Laos: (Pres and PM).

01.05.16 Switzerland: (Glarus, Valais, Zurich).

03.05.16 Canada: (Manitoba).

04.05.16 Guernsey: (Chief-Minister).

08.05.16 UK: London (Mayor).

09.05.16 Austria: (PM).

12.05.16 Brazil: (acting Pres).

17.05.16 Austria (PM).

20.05.16 China: (Taiwan), (Pres and PM).

24.05.16 Turkey: (PM).

31.05.16 Morocco: (Western Sahara administration [Pres]).

01.06.16 Jordan: (PM). Switzerland: (Bern, Neuchatel, St. Gallen, Thurgau, Uri).

07.06.16 St. Lucia: (PM).

15.06.16 Andorra: (French representative).

20.06.16 Serbia: Vojvodina (PM).

22.06.16 Italy: Rome (Mayor).

30.06.16 Philipines: (Pres).

01.07.16 Switzerland: Cantons: Basel-Land, Luzern, Nidwalden, Obwalden and Schwyz.

03.07.16 Syria: (PM). Guernsey: Lord of Sark.

08.07.16 Austria: (Pres).

09.07.16 Morocco: Western Sahara (Pres).

13.07.16 UK: (PM).

28.07.16 Peru: (Pres) and (PM).

31.07.16 Pakistan: Azad Kashmir (PM).

01.08.16 Iceland: (Pres).

04.08.16 Nepal: (PM).

05.08.16 Abkhazia: (PM).

15.08.16 Yemen: (Houthi Leadership).

25.08.16 Pakistan: Azad Kashmir (Pres).

31.08.16 Brazil: (Pres). New Zealand: (Gov-gen).

02.09.16 Uzbekistan: (Pres).

08.09.16 Uzbekistan: (Pres). Kazakhstan: (PM).

13.09.16 Armenia: (PM). U.N: (Asmb Pres).

28.09.16 New Zealand: (Governor-General).

01.10.16 San Marino: (Captains-regent).

10.10.16 Estonia: (Pres).

13.10.16 Thailand: (King).

19.10.16 Croatia: (PM).

31.10.16 Lebanon: (Pres).

16.11.16 Bosnia and Herzegovina: Brcko district (Mayor).

18.11.16 Guinea-Bissau: (PM).

22.11.16 Lithuania: (PM).

23.11.16 Estonia: (PM).

28.11.16 Montenegro: (PM). Yemen: (Houthi PM).

01.12.16 Thailand: (King).

04.12.16 Austria: (Pres).

06.12.16 France: (PM).

12.12.16 Italy: (PM). New Zealand: (PM).

13.12.16 Malaysia: (King).

14.12.16 Uzbekistan: (PM).

16.12.16 Moldova: Transnistria (PM and Pres).

20.12.16 Lebanon (PM).

23.12.16 Moldova: (Pres).

Deaths of 2016

07 Jan - Ashraf Pahlavi, Imperial Princess of Iran (1919).

09 Jan - Chgoity Iliaiy fyrt Mareb, Ossetian politician, PM of South Ossetia 1998-2001 (1950).

10 Jan - David Bowie, British musician (1947).

09 Feb - Sushil Koirala, Nepalese statesman, PM 2014-15 (1939).

16 Feb - Boutros Boutros-Ghali, Egyptian diplomat, Gen-sec of the United Nations 1992-96 (1922).

06 Mar - Nancy Davis Reagan (Anne Francis Robbins), American actress and first lady of California

1967-75, and of the U.S 1981-89 (1921).

06 Mar - Znauyr Gassity, Head of State of South Ossetia 1991-92 (1925).

20 Mar - Anker Jorgensen, Danish statesman, Prime Minister 1972-73, 1975-82 (1922).

19 Apr - Patricio Aylwin, Chilean statesman, President of Chile 1990-94 (1918).

23 Apr - Banhaln Silpa-alcha, Thai statesman, PM of Thailand 1995-96 (1932).

04 May - Jean-Baptiste Bagaza, Burundian statesman, President of Burundi 1976-87 (1946).

06 May - Margot Honecker, German politician, Mininister for Education 1963-89,

First lady of East Germany 1971-89 (1927).

06 May - David Hall, former governor of Oklahoma 1971-75 (1930).

10 May - Kang Young Hoon, Korean statesman, PM of South Korea 1988-90 (1922).

12 May - Prince Aleksandar Karadjordjevic, Serbian royal (1924).

31 May - Mohamed Abdelaziz, Sahrawi leader and President of the partially recognised Sahrawi

Republic 1976-2016 (1947).

08 Jun - Pierre Aubert, Swiss statesman, President 1983 and 1987 (1927).

02 Jul - Michel Rocard, French statesman, PM 1988-91 (1930).

02 Jul - Patrick Manning, Trinidadian statesman, PM 1991-95, 2001-10 (1946).

03 Jul - John Michael Beaumont, Lord of Sark 1974-2016 (1927).

12 Jul - Goran Hadžić, Croatian-Serb separatist leader, President of Serbian-Kraijina 1992-94 (1958).

23 Jul - Thorbjörn Fälldin, Swedish Statesman, PM of Sweden 1976-78 and 1979-82 (1926).

28 Jul - Émile Derlin Zinsou, Beninese statesman, President 1968-69.

01 Aug - Anne de Bourbon-Parma, French born titular Queen consort of Romania 1948-2016 (1923).

19 Aug - Muhammad Ali Samatar, Somali statesman, PM of Somalia 1987-90 (1931).

24 Aug - Walter Scheel, German statesman, President of West Germany 1974-79 (1919).

02 Sep - Islam Karimov, Uzbek statesman, President of Uzbekistan 1991-2016 (1938).

08 Sep - Dragiša Pešić, Yugoslav statesman, Prime Minister of Yugoslavia 2001-03 (1954).

16 Sep - Carlo Azeglio Ciampi, Italian statesman, President of Italy 1999-2006, PM 1993-94 (1920).

28 Sep - Shimon Peres, Israeli statesman, PM of Israel 1977, 1984-86, 1995-96, President 2007-14 (1923).

05 Oct - Michal Kovac, Slovak statesman, President of Slovakia 1993-98 (1930).

13 Oct - King Bhumibol Adulyadej, Thai Monarch, King of Thailand 1946-2016 (1927).

23 Oct - Sheikh Khalifah ibn Hamad Al-Thani, Qatari Monarch, Emir of Qatar 1972-95 (1932).

15 Nov - Sixto Durán Ballén, Ecuadorian statesman, President 1992-96 (1921).

20 Nov - Konstantínos Stephanópoulos, Greek statesman, President of Greece 1995-2005 (1926).

25 Nov - Fidel Castro Ruz, Cuban statesman and revolutionary leader, President of Cuba 1976-2008,

PM of Cuba 1959-2008, General Secretary of the Cuban Communist Party 1961-2011 (1926).

27 Nov - Ioánnis Grívas, Greek statesman, PM of Greece 1989 (1923).

29 Nov - Luis Alberto Monge, Costa Rican statesman, President of Costa Rica 1982-86 (1925).

18 Dec - Zsa Zsa Gabor, American-Hungarian actress and socialite, 'princess' of Anhalt (1917).

19 Dec - Aleksey Karlov, Russian diplomat, ambassador to Turkey 2013-16 (1954).

Nobel Prizes 2016

Chemistry: Bernard Feringa (Netherlands), Jean-Pierre Sauvage (France), Sir Fraser Stoddart (U.K).

Economics: Oliver Hart (U.S-U.K), Bengt Holmström (Finland).

Literature: Bob Dylan (U.S).

Peace: Juan Manuel Santos Calderón (Colombia).

Physics: John M. Kosterlitz (U.S-U.K), Duncan Haldane (U.K), David Thouless (U.K).

Physiology or Medicine: Yoshinori Ohsumi (Japan).

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2015

 

 

Heads of State, heads of government, leaders of administrative divisions, heads of organisations and religious leaders.

01.01.15 Eurasian Union founded. Switzerland: (Pres), cantons: Aargau, Fribourg, Graubunden, Jure, Lucerne,

Schaffhausen, Solothurn and Zug. Tunisia: (Pres). OSCE: (chair). Lithuania: Adopts the Euro.

02.01.15 Armenia: Accessed to the Eurasian Union.

05.01.15 Andorra: (French representative).

09.01.15 Sri Lanka: (Pres, PM), Mali: (PM), Mozambique: (PM).

14.01.15 Italy: (Pres).

15.01.15 Mozambique: (Pres).

16.01.15 Haiti: (PM).

17.01.15 Mozambique: (PM). Madagascar: (PM).

18.01.15 Added Lundy Island to English polities.

20.01.15 Additions to French provinces to 1790.

23.01.15 Saudi Arabia: King and PM.

25.01.15 Zambia: (Pres).

30.01.15 African Union: (Chair).

03.02.15 Italy: (Pres).

06.02.15 Tunisia: (PM). Yemen: (Pres).

16.02.15 South Korea: (PM). East-Timor (PM).

18.02.15 Croatia: (PM). Moldova: (PM). St Kitts and Nevis: (PM).

26.02.15 Argentina: (Cabinate-chief).

01.03.15 Uruguay: (Pres).

13.03.15 Greece: (Pres).

20.03.15 Abkhazia: (PM).

21.03.15 Namibia: (Pres and PM).

23.03.15 Andorra: (PM).

01.04.15 Andorra: (PM). Bosnia (Federation): (PM). San Marino: (Captins-General). Libya: (rebel PM).

02.04.15 Peru: PM. Kyrgyzstan: (PM).

27.04.15 South Korea: (PM).

02.05.15 Kyrgyzstan: (PM).

16.05.15 Guyana: (Pres).

20.05.15 Guyana: (PM).

29.05.15 Nigeria: (Pres).

30.05.15 Finland: (PM).

05.06.15 Mauritius: (Pres).

11.06.15 Vanuatu: (PM).

18.06.15 South Korea: (PM). Benin: (PM).

22.06.15 Moldova: (PM).

28.06.15 Denmark: (PM).

08.07.15 Latvia: (Pres).

30.07.15 Moldova: (PM).

06.08.15 Poland: (Pres).

11.08.15 Russian Federation (Chechnya Emirate): (Emir)

12.08.15 Suriname: (PM).

20.08.15 Guinea-Bissau: (PM).

27.08.15 Greece: (PM).

31.08.15 Serbia (Kosovo): (UN representative).

03.09.15 Guatemala: (PM).

06.09.15 Guernsey (UK): Governer.

09.09.15 Trinidad and Tobego: (PM).

10.09.15 Northern Ireland (UK): (First-Minister).

12.09.15 UK: Leader of the opposition.

15.09.15 Australia: (PM). UN: General-Assembly pres).

19.09.15 Egypt: (PM).

21.09.15 Greece: (PM).

01.10.15 San Marino: (Captains-general).

09.10.15 Serbia (Kosovo): (UN representative)

11.10.15 Nepal: (PM).

28.10.15 Nepal: (Pres).

30.10.15 Moldova: (PM).

04.11.15 Canada: (PM).

05.11.15 Tanzania: (Pres). Romania: (PM).

12.11.15 Fiji: (Pres).

16.11.15 Poland: (PM).

17.11.15 Romania: (PM).

20.11.15 Tanzania: (PM).

26.11.15 Portugal: (PM).

02.12.15 Moldova (Transnistria): (PM).

10.12.15 Argentina: (Pres).

23.12.15 Moldova (Transnistria): (PM).

30.12.15 Georgia: (PM).

 

Deaths of 2015

01 Jan - Omar Karami, Lebanese statesman, 1990-92, 2004-05 (1934).

01 Jan - Mario Cuomo, American politician, governor of New York 1983-94 (1932).

23 Jan - King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, King 2005-2015 (1924).

31 Jan - Richard von Weizaecker, German statesman, Pres of Germany 1990-94,

Pres of West Germany 1984-90, Mayor of West Berlin 1981-84.

23 Mar - Lee Kwan Yew, Singaporian statesman, PM of Singapore 1959-90 (1923).

15 Apr - Surya Bahadur Thapa, Nepalese statesmen, PM 1963-64, 1965-69, 1979-83, 1997-98, 2003-04 (1928).

16 Apr - Stanislav Gross, Czech statesman, PM 2004-05 (1969).

09 May - Kenan Evren, Turkish general, Pres of Turkey 1980-89, (1917).

01 Jun - Charles Kennedy, British politician, Leader of the Liberal Democrats 1999-2006 (1959).

17 Jun - Roberto Marcelo Levingston, Argentine statesmen, Pres of Argentina 1970-71, (1920).

17 Jun - Süleyman Demirel, Turkish statesman, Pres 1993-2000, PM 1965-71, 1975-77, 1977-78, 1979-80, 1991-93, (1924).

26 Jun - Yevgeny Primakov, Soviet/Russian statesman, PM of Russia 1998-99. (1929).

27 Jul - Abdul Kalam, Indian statesman and Scientist, Pres of India 2002-07 (1931).

28 Jul - Edward Natapei, Vanuatuan statesman, President 1999, PM 2001-04, 2008-10, 2011 (1954).

06 Oct - Árpád Göncz, Hungarian statesman, President 1990-2000 (1922).

14 Oct - Mathieu Kérékou, Beninese statesmen, President 1972-91, 1996-2006, (1933).

03 Nov - Ahmed Chalabi, Iraqi politician, Head of the transitional council 2003 (1944).

05 Nov - Czeslaw Kiszczak, Polish statesman, Prime Minister 1989 (1925).

10 Nov - Helmut Schmidt, German statesman, Chancellor of West Germany 1974-82 (1918).

22 Nov - Kim Young-Sam, Korean statesman, President of South Korea 1993-98 (1927).

05 Dec - Dimitur Popov, Bulgarian statesman, Prime Minister of Bulgaria 1990-91 (1927).

23 Dec - Saim Bülent Ülüsü, Turkish statesman, PM of Turkey 1980-83 (1923).

 

Nobel Prizes

 

Chemistry:

Economics:

Literature:

Peace:

Physics:

Physiology and Medicine:

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2014

 

Heads of State, heads of government, leaders of administrative divisions, heads of organisations and religious leaders.

01.01.14 Denmark: Regions. Slovakia: Regions Banskobystricky and Trenciansky. Switzerland: (Pres), cantons: Fribourg, Graubunden, Jure, Lucerne, Schaffhausen and Solothurn.

08.01.14 Somalia: Puntland (Pres).

09.01.14 Spain: Added Viceroys of Navarra 1516-1840.

10.01.14 Central African Republic: (Pres).

11.01.14 US: Virginia (Gov).

15.01.14 R.F: (Chelyabinsk).

20.01.14 Georgia: South Ossetia (PM).

22.01.14 Latvia: (PM).

23.01.14 C.A.R (Pres).

24.01.14 Canada: Newfoundland.

25.01.14 Madagascar (Pres).

27.01.14 Added: Bergen-op-Zoom to the Netherlands. Czech Republic: Plzensky kraj (gov).

29.01.14 Tunisia: (PM).

01.02.14 India: Uttarakhand (chief-ministers).

04.02.14 Added Himachal-Pradesh to Indian states.

05.02.14 Ukraine: Volyn

10.02.14 Nepal: (PM).

19.02.14 RF: Urdmurtia (Pres).

22.02.14 Italy: (PM). RF: Nenets (Head), Ukraine: (Pres, PM, President of the Rada).

24.02.14 Peru: (PM).

27.02.14 Ukraine: (PM).

01.03.14 Egypt: (PM).

02.03.14 Ukraine: Oblasts.

11.03.14 Chile: (Pres). Libya: (PM).

12.03.14 Guernsey: (PM).

13.03.14 Algeria: (PM).

21.03.14 Ukraine: Crimea is de facto incorporated into the Russian Federation (not recognised).

26.03.14 Estonia: (PM).

28.03.14 Australia: (Governor-General).

01.04.14 Australia: Tasmania (Premier). San Marino: (Captains-General). France: (PM).

05.04.14 France: Paris (Mayor). Mali: (PM).

13.04.14 Armenia: (PM).

16.04.14 Madagascar: (PM).

18.04.14 Re-organised the provinces of Poland page.

24.04.14 Canada: Quebec (Premier).

27.04.14 Serbia: (PM).

28.04.14 Algeria: (PM).

01.05.14 Switzerland: Canton Valais, Canton Zurich.

04.05.14 Libya: (PM).

07.05.14 Thailand: (PM).

08.05.14 Costa Rica: (Pres).

15.05.14 Vanuatu: (PM).

22.05.14 Thailand: (PM).

26.05.14 India: (PM).

31.05.14 Malawi: (Pres).

01.06.14 Abkhazia: (Pres)., El Salvador: (Pres).

02.06.14 India: New State, Telangana.

07.06.14 Ukraine: (Pres).

15.06.14 Slovakia: (Pres).

19.06.14 Spain: (King).

23.06.14 Guinea-Bissau: (Pres).

24.06.14 Finland: (PM).

01.07.14 Panama: (Pres).

04.07.14 Guinea-Bissau: (PM).

23.07.14 Belgium: (Wallonia)

24.07.14 Israel: (Pres)., Iraq: (Pres)., Rwanda: (PM)., Ukraine: (PM).

25.07.14 Belgium: (Flanders).

29.07.14 Australia: Queensland (Gov).

31.07.14 Ukraine: (PM).

06.08.14 Bulgaria: (PM).

10.08.14 Central African Republic: (PM).

20.08.14 Added U.S cities, Dallas, Chicago, Houston, New York and San Francisco.

26.08.14 Added Lord-Lieutenancies of Scotland. Regions of Portugal (re-organised).

28.08.14 Turkey: President and PM.

01.09.14 Australia: South Australia (Gov-gen).

02.09.14 Vanuatu: (Pres).

03.09.14 Lesotho: (acting PM).

18.09.14 Slovenia: (PM). Uganda: (PM).

22.09.14 Poland: (PM).

25.09.14 Abkhazia: (Pres).

29.09.14 Afghanistan: (Pres), (PM).01.10.14 San Marino: (Capt-Gen). Abkhazia: (PM). NATO: (Gen-Secr).

03.10.14 Sweden (PM).

11.10.14 Belgium: (PM).

28.10.14 Zambia: (Pres), Serbia: Kragujevac, mayor.

31.10.14 Burkina Faso: (Pres, PM).

01.11.14 EU: (Pres of the EU Commission)

07.11.14 Bulgaria: (PM). UK: Lord-Mayor of London. Yemen: (PM).

17.11.14 Bosnia and Herzegovina: (Pres).

18.11.14 Burkina Faso (Pres, PM)

19.11.14 UK: Scotland (PM).

23.11.14 Mongolia: (PM).

01.12.14 EU: (President of the Council).

08.12.14 Roc (Taiwan): (PM).

09.12.14 Serbia: Kosovo (disputed territory) (PM). Solomon Islands: (PM).

11.12.14 Germany: Berlin (Mayor).

15.12.14 Greenland: (PM).

20.12.14 Romania: (Pres).

27.12.14 New Page: Territories of India.

30.12.14 Tonga: (PM).

 

Deaths of 2014

10 Jan - Zbigniew Messner, Polish statesman, PM of Poland 1985-88 (1929).

11 Jan - Ariel Sharon, Israeli statesman and general, PM of Israel 2001-06 (1926).

31 Jan - Cabdirizak Haji Xasan, Somali statesman, PM of Somalia 1964-67 (1924).

20 Feb - Rafeal Adieggo Bruno, Uruguayan statesmen, acting president 1985 (1923).

14 Mar - Tony Benn, British politician, Minister for Energy 1975-79 (1925).

23 Mar - Adolfo Suarez, Spanish politician, PM of Spain 1976-81 (1936).

16 Apr - Charles Gyude Bryant, Liberian statesman, President 2003-06 (1949).

08 May - Joseph Teasdale, American Politian, governor of Missouri 1977-81 (1936).

15 May - Jean-Luc Dehaene, Prime Minister of Belgium 1992-99 (1940).

18 May - Dobrica Cosic, Yugoslav/Serbian statesman and author, Pres of Yugoslavia 1992-93 (1921).

21 May - Jaime Lusinchi, Venezuelan statesman, Pres 1984-89 (1924).

25 May - Wojciech Jaruzelski, Polish statesman and general, PM 1981-85, President 1985-90 (1923).

23 Jun - Ramón José Velásquez Mujica, President of Venezuela 1993-94 (1916).

30 Jun - Djeljko Struranović, Montenegrin statesman, PM 2006-08 (1960).

07 Jul - Eduard Shevardnadze, Soviet/Georgian statesman, Soviet foreign minister 1985-1991, 1991,

President of Georgia 1995-2003 (1928).

11 Jul - Sir Howard Cooke, Jamaican politician, governor-general of Jamaica 1991-2006 (1915).

02 Aug - Barbara Prammer, Austrian politician, Head of the National council 2006-14 (1954).

03 Aug - Christian Frémont, French Politian, representative of the co-Prince of Andorra 2008-2012 (1942).

21 Aug - Albert Reynolds, Irish statesman, PM of Ireland 1992-94 (1932).

12 Sep - Ian Paisley, British politician and religious leader, First Minister of Northern Ireland 2007-08 (1926).

04 Oct - Jean-Claude Duvalier, President of Haiti 1971-86 (1951).

21 Oct - Gaston Brahier, Swiss politician, member of the council of canton Jura 1991 (1927).

20 Nov - Maria del Rosario Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart, Spanish aristocrat, Duchess of Alba 1955-2014 (1926).

23 Nov - Marion Barry, U.S Politian, mayor of Washington D.C 1979-91, 1995-99 (1936).

05 Dec - Fabiola de Mora y Aragon, Spanish born Belgian royalty, Queen consort of Belgium 1960-93 (1928).

09 Dec - Jean Marie Léyé, Vanuatu statesman, Pres of Vanuatu 1994-99 (1932).

26 Dec - Leo Tindermans, Belgian statesman, PM of Belgium 1974-78 (1922).

 

Nobel Prizes

 

Chemistry: Eric Betzig (U.S), Stefan Hell (Germany), William Moerner (U.S)

Economics: Jean Tirole (France)

Literature: Patrick Modiano (France)

Peace: Malala Yousafzai (Pakistan), Kailash Satyarthi (India)

Physics: Isamu Akasaki (Japan), Hiroshi Amano (Japan), Shuji Nakamura (Japan)

Physiology and Medicine: John O'Keefe (U.S), May-Britt Moser (Norway), Edvard Moser (Norway)

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2013

 

01.01.13 New Page: Counties of Sweden. Switzerland: (Pres), cantons: Fribourg, Graubunden, Jure,

Lucerne, Schaffhausen, Solodthurn and Zug.

03.01.13 U.S: New Hampshire (Gov).

05.01.13 U.S: North Carolina (Gov).

16.01.13 U.S: Washington (Gov), Germany: Rheinland-Palatinate (min-pres).

17.01.13 Palau: (Pres). Central African Republic: (PM).

25.01.13 New Page: St. Kitts and Nevis.

01.02.13 Belgium: Provinces of Hainaut and West Flanders.

04.02.13 Serbia: Kosovo province.

10.02.13 New Page: World Regalia.

18.02.13 China (Taiwan):(PM).

20.02.13 Grenada: (PM).

25.02.13 South Korea: (Pres).

26.02.13 South Korea: (PM).

27.02.13 New Page: Former Counties of Sweden.

28.02.13 Cyprus: (Pres), Vatican City, Roman Catholic Church: Pope.

05.03.13 Venezuela: (Pres).

08.03.13 Czech Republic: (Pres).

11.03.13 Malta: (PM). RF: Urals Federal District (Presidential Envoy).

13.03.13 Bulgaria: (PM)., Roman Catholic Church: (Pope). Bosnia: RS (PM).

14.03.13 China: (Pres)., Nepal: (PM).

15.03.13 China: (Premier).

20.03.13 Bangladesh: (Pres). Slovenia: (PM).

24.03.13 Central African Republic: (Pres).

25.03.13 Pakistan: (PM).

27.03.13 Liechtenstein: (PM).

01.04.13 New Page: Prefectures of Japan., San Marino: (Cap-gen), North Korea (PM).

05.04.13 Greenland: (PM).

09.04.13 Kenya: (Pres).

22.04.13 Indonesia: New Province, Kalimantan Utara.

25.04.13 Moldova: (PM).

28.04.13 Italy: (PM).

30.04.13 Netherlands: (Monarch).

01.05.13 Switzerland: Cantons Valais and Zurich.

07.05.13 Greneda: (Governor-general).

08.05.13 New Page: New Caledonia.

17.05.13 French Polynesia: (Pres).

23.05.13 Iceland: (PM).

28.05.13 Libya: (Head of State).

29.05.13 Bulgaria: (PM).

31.05.13 New Page: Regions of Ethiopia.

01.06.13 Switzerland: Cantons Appenzell-Ausserhoden, St. Gallen and Thurgau.

05.06.13 Pakistan: (PM).

06.06.13 Palestine: (PM).

11.06.13 Nauru: (Pres).

25.06.13 Qatar: (Emir), Libya: (Pres).

26.06.13 Qatar: (PM).

27.06.13 Australia: (PM).

01.07.13 Switzerland: Cantons Basel Land, Obwalden and Nidwalden.

03.07.13 Egypt: (Pres) and (PM).

05.07.13 New Page: São Tomé and Príncipe.

07.07.13 New Page: New Page: Solomon Islands.

09.07.13 Egypt: (PM).

17.07.13 New Page: Roman Provinces (incomplete).

21.07.13 Belgium: (King).

03.08.13 Iran: (Pres).

15.08.13 Paraguay: (Pres).

20.08.13 New Page: Chad.

28.08.13 Germany: Brandenburg (min-pres).

04.09.13 Mali: (Pres).

07.09.13 Spain: Andalucía autonomous community (Pres).

09.09.13 Pakistan: (Pres).

14.09.13 Syria: (opposition PM).

15.09.13 Albania: (PM).

16.09.13 French Polynesia: (High-Commissioner).

17.09.13 UN: Gen-assembly (Pres).

18.09.13 Australia: (PM).

24.09.13 New Page: (Ambassadors to the U.N)

01.10.13 San Marino: (captains-general).

07.10.13 New Page: (Titles and styles), Ethiopia: (Pres).

10.10.13 New Page: Provinces of South Korea

15.10.13 Vatican City (Secretary of State).

16.10.13 Norway: (PM).

21.10.13 Additions to the Prussian provinces page.

31.10.13 Peru: (PM).

17.11.13 Georgia: (Pres), Maldives: (Pres).

20.11.13 Georgia: (PM).

21.11.13 Chad: (PM).

23.11.13 Tajikistan: (PM).

04.12.13 Luxembourg (PM).

10.12.13 Switzerland: Canton Geneva.

12.12.13 Somalia (PM).

24.12.13 Japan: Tokyo prefecture (governor).

31.12.13 India: Manipur (governor).

 

Deaths of 2013

04 Jan - Zoran Zizovic, Yugoslav/Montenegran statesman, PM of Yugoslavia 2000-01 (1951).

11 Jan - Nguyen Khanh, Vietnamese statesman, Head of State and PM 1964 (1927).

27 Jan - Ivan Bodiul, Soviet/Moldovan statesman, Gen-sec of Moldavian SSR 1961-80 (1918).

03 Feb - Prince Jam Mir Mohammad Yousaf, Pakistani statesman, Chief-Min of Balochistan 2002-07 (1954).

05 Mar - Hugo Chavez, Venezuelan statesman, Pres 1999-2013 (1954).

10 Mar - Emilio Eiroa Garcia, Spanish leader of the government of Aragon 1991-93 (1935).

10 Mar - Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland 1976-2013, British born Swedish princess (1915).

13 Mar - Sir Tore Lokoloko, Papuan stanesman, Gov-gen 1977-83 (1930).

15 Mar - Booth Garner, American governor of Washingdon state 1985-93 (1936).

23 Mar - Boris Berezovsky, Russian oligarc and statesmen, Gen-sec of the CIS (1946).

08 Apr - Margaret Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, British stateswomen, PM of the UK 1979-90 (1925).

06 May - Giulio Andreotti, Italian statesmen, PM of Italy 1972-73, 1976-79, 1989-92 (1919).

17 May - Jorge Rafael Videla, Argentine military dictator, President of Argentina 1976-81 (1925).

18 May - Nam Duck Woo, Korean statesman. PM of South Korea 1980-82 (1924).

07 Jun - Pierre Mauroy, French politician, PM of France 1981-84 (1928).

24 Jun - Emilio Colombo, Italian statesman, PM of Italy 1970-72 (1920).

30 Jun - Sir Keith Seaman, Australian viceroy, governor of South Australia 1977-82 (1920).

01 Jul - Stoyan Ganev, Bulgarian diplomat and politician, Pres of the UN General Assembly 1992-93 (1955).

02 Jul - Princess Fawzia Fuad of Egypt, Egyptian royal, Queen of Iran 1941-1948 (1921).

03 Jul - Radu Vasile, Romanian statesman, PM 1998-99 (1942).

15 Aug - Marich Man Singh Shrestha, Nepali statesman, PM 1986-90 (1942).

02 Sep - Sir Paul Scoon, Governor-general of Grenada 1978-92 (1935).

22 Sep - Abdel Hamid Sarraj, Syrian statesman, PM of the Northern Region of the United Arab Republic 1960-61 (1925).

09 Oct - Wilfried Martens, Belgian statesman, PM of Belgium 1979-81, 1981-92 (1936).

20 Oct - Jovanka Budisavljevic Broz, Serbian wife of Josip Broz Tito, First Lady of Yugoslavia 1953-80 (1924).

28 Oct - Tadeusz Mazowiecki, Polish statesman, PM of Poland 1989-91 (1927).

15 Nov - Glavkos Klirídis, Cypriot statesman, President 1993-2003 (1919).

28 Nov - Mitja Ribicic, Yugoslav/Slovene statesmen, PM of Yugoslavia 1969-1971 (1919).

05 Dec - Nelson Mandela, South African statesman, President of South Africa 1994-99 (1918).

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2012

 

01.01.12 Switzerland: (Pres), Cantons Fribourg, Graubunden, Jura, Luzern, Schaffhausen, Solothurn.

05.01.12 Jamaica: (PM).

09.01.12 Guinea-Bissau: (Pres).

10.01.12 US: Mississippi (Gov).

12.01.12 New Page: African Union, Bosnia: (PM).

14.01.12 Guatemala: (Pres).

18.01.12 Moldova: Transnistria (PM).

22.01.12 Bulgaria: (Pres).

23.01.12 Egypt: (Assembly speaker).

30.01.12 African Union: (Chair).

06.02.12 Romania: (PM), China (Taiwan): (PM).

07.02.12 Maldives: (Pres).

09.02.12 Romania: (PM).

10.02.12 Slovenia: (PM), Guinea-Bissau: (PM).

17.02.12 Germany: (Pres).

01.03.12 Finland: (Pres).

13.03.12 Cote d'Ivoire (PM).

18.03.12 Germany: (Pres), Tonga (King).

22.03.12 Mali: (Pres).

23.03.12 Moldova: (PM).

01.04.12 San Marino: (capt-regnt), New-Page: Transcaucasusian Viceroyalty.

02.04.12 Hungary: (Pres).

04.04.12 Slovakia: (PM).

05.04.12 Serbia: (Pres), Malawi: (Pres).

06.04.12 Azawad declares independence from Mali.

11.04.12 North Korea: (First-Sectr).

12.04.12 Mali: (Pres, PM), Ginnea-Bissau: (Pres, PM).

18.04.12 D.R.Congo: (PM).

19.04.12 Georgia: Successionist South Ossetia (Pres).

29.04.12 Switzerland: Canton Appenzell-Innerrhoden

01.05.12 Switzerland: Canton Wallis/Valais and Zurich, Channel Islands: Guernsey.

02.05.12 Jordan: (PM).

04.05.12 UK: Liverpool, (Mayor).

06.05.12 Switzerland: Glarus.

07.05.12 RF: (Pres) and (PM), Romania: (PM).

08.05.12 Bahamas: (PM).

10.05.12 Hungary: (Pres), RF: Samara oblast.

11.05.12 RF: Mordovina Republic, Guinea-Bissau: (Pres).

14.05.12 Haiti: (PM).

15.05.12 France: (Pres) and (PM).

16.05.12 Guinea-Bissau: (PM).

17.05.12 Greece: (PM).

20.05.12 East Timor: (Pres).

31.05.12 Serbia: (Pres).

01.06.12 New Page: Canton Thurgau.

08.06.12 Lesotho: (PM).

20.06.12 New Page: Hungarian Counties, Greece: (PM).

22.06.12 Pakistan: PM, Paraguay: (Pres).

23.06.12 Syria: (PM).

30.06.12 Egypt: Pres, NAM: (Gen-sec).

01.07.12 China: Hong Kong. Switzerland: Canton's Basel-Land, Nidwalden, Obwalden, Schwyz and Vaud.

04.07.12 Georgia: (PM).

10.07.12 New Page: Comoros.

15.07.12 African Union: Chair of the Commission.

24.07.12 Albania: Pres. Ghana: (Pres).

25.07.12 New Page: Niger. Peru: (PM).

02.08.12 Egypt: (PM).

06.08.12 Syria: (PM).

08.08.12 Libya: (Head of State).

09.08.12 Syria: (PM).

16.08.12 New Page: Mauritius. Dominican Republic (Pres).

20.08.12 Ethiopia: (PM).

26.08.12 NAM: Gen-sec.

29.08.12 New Page: Russian Central Asia.

03.09.12 Algeria: (PM)

05.09.12 Kyrgyzstan: (PM).

10.09.12 Somalia: (Pres).

12.09.12 Libya: (PM).

17.09.12 Spain: Madrid community (Pres).

18.09.12 U.N: Chair-Gen-Asmb.

19.09.12 Canada: Quebec.

22.09.12 New Page: Emirates of Saudi Arabia.

01.10.12 San Marino: (Captains-general). New Page: Oblasts of Kazakhstan.

08.10.12 Mozambique: (PM).

11.10.12 Jordan: (PM).

17.10.12 Somalia: (PM).

22.10.12 R.F: Bashkortoston (Pres).

25.10.12 Georgia: (PM).

31.10.12 Romania: Bucharest.

02.11.12 Canada: British Colombia, (Ltn-Gov).

08.11.12 RF: Moscow oblast (gov).

10.11.12 Bosnia: (Pres).

14.11.12 Libya: (PM).

15.11.12 China: (gen-sec).

21.11.12 Cote d'Ivoire (PM).

01.12.12 Mexico: (Pres).

05.12.12 Switzerland: Canton Geneva.

22.12.12 Slovenia: (Pres).

26.12.12 Japan: (PM).

 

Deaths of 2012

01 Jan - Kiro Gligorov, Yugoslav/FYROM statesman, Pres 1991-99 (1917).

01 Jan - Carlos Soria, Argentine statesman, governor of Rio Negro 2011 (1949.

02 Jan - Ivan Calin, Moldovan/Soviet statesman, PM 1985-90 (1935).

09 Jan - Malam Bacai Sanha, Guinea-Bissauan statesman, Pres 1999-2000, 2009-12 (1947).

29 Jan - Oscar Scalfaro, Italian statesman, Pres 1992-99 (1918).

20 Feb - Vitaly Vorotnikov, Soviet/Russian statesman, CCM of Russian.SFSR 1983-88, CPSS of the Russian.SFSR 1988-90 (1926).

05 Mar - Francisco Xavier do Amaral, Timorese statesman, President of Timor Leste 1975-76 (1937).

14 Mar - Vincent Tabone, Maltese statesman, President 1989-94 (1913).

17 Mar - Shenouda II, Pope of the Coptic Church of Egypt 1971-2012 (1923).

18 Mar - Tupou V, Tongan Monarch, King 2006-2012 (1948).

23 Mar - Cabdullahi Yuusuf Axmed, Somali statesman, president 2004-08 (1934).

24 Mar - Naji Talib, Iraqi statesman, prime minister 1966-67 (1917).

01 Apr - Miguel de la Madrid Hurtado, Mexican statesman, Pres 1982-88 (1934).

05 Apr - Bingu wa Mutharika, Malawian statesman, Pres 2004-12 (1934).

11 Apr - Ahmed Ben Bella, Algerian statesman, Pres 1962-65 (1918).

29 Apr - Shukri Mohammad Ghanem, Libyan statesman, PM 2003-06 (1942).

03 May - Jorge Enrique Illueca Sibauste, Panamanian statesman, pres 1984, UN Gen-Secr 1983-1984 (1918).

18 Jun - Edgardo Jarrin, Peruvian statesman, PM 1973-75 (1919).

19 Jun - Norbert Tiemann, US politician, Governor of Nebraska 1967-71 (1924).

24 Jun - Lonesome George, Ecuardorian tortoise, last Pinta giant tortoise, Chelonoidis nigra abingdoni (1912?).

30 Jun - Yitzhak Shamir, Polish born Israeli statesman, PM of Israel 1983-84, 1986-92 (1915).

24 Jul - John Atta Mills, Ghanaian statesman, President 2009-12 (1944).

31 Jul - Gore Vidal, American writer and political commentator (1925).

20 Aug - Meles Zenawi, Ethiopian statesman and rebel leader, Pres 1991-95, PM 1995-2012, (1955).

20 Aug - Dominic Mintoff, Maltese statesman PM 1955-58, 1971-84 (1916).

21 Aug - Guy Spitaels, Belgian politician, Minister-president of Walloonia 1992-96 (1931).

13 Sep - Peter Lougheed, Canadian statesman, premier of Alberta 1971-85 (1928).

13 Sep - Otto Stich, Swiss statesman, President 1988, 1994 (1927).

19 Sep - Aleksandar Mitrovic, Yugoslavian statesman, PM 1991-92 (1933).

01 Oct - Eric Hobsbawm, Austrian born British historian (1917).

15 Oct - Norodom Sihanouk, Cambonian Monarch, King 1941-55, 1960-70, 1991-2004 (1922).

31 Oct - John H. Reed, U.S politician, governor of Maine 1959-67 (1921).

09 Nov - Milan Cic, Slovak statesman, PM 1989-90 (1932).

30 Nov - Inder Kumar Gujral, Indian statesman, PM 1997-98 (1919).

10 Dec - Iajuddin Ahmed. Bangladeshi statesman, Pres 2002-09 (1931).

18 Dec - Mustafa Ould Salek, Mauritanian statesman, Pres 1978-79 (1936).

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2011

 

01.01.11 Switzerland: (Pres), Fribourg, Graubunden, Jura, Luzern, Zug. Greece: Regions, Athens, Thessaloniki,

Pireaus, US: Michigan, New Mexico, New York. Brazil: (Pres).

03.01.11 US: California, Minnesota, Nevada, Wisconsin, Wyoming.

04.01.11 US: Florida.

09.01.11 New Page: Trinadad and Tobago.

13.01.11 New Page: Croatian counties from 1993.

14.01.11 Tunisia: (Pres), US: Iowa (Gov).

15.01.11 Sudan: South Sudan votes for independence.

19.01.11 Vietnam: (Gen-Secr).

29.01.11 Egypt: (PM)

01.02.11 Jordan: (PM), Mexico: Puebla state (gov).

03.02.11 Nepal: (PM).

02.02.11 New page: New England states.

04.02.11 Myanmar: (Pres).

07.02.11 New Page: Saint-Pierre and Miquelon.

08.02.11 RF: Kalmyk Republic, (PM).

11.02.11 Egypt: (Pres), Myanmar: States and Regions.

26.02.11 Libya: opposition government; RF: Kamchatka, Karachayevo-Cherkessia.

27.02.11 Tunisia: (PM).

01.03.11 New Page: UN.

09.03.11 Ireland: (PM).

17.03.11 Bosnia: FBH: (Pres)&(PM).

28.03.11 Australia: New South Wales, (premier).

30.03.11 New Page: Swiss Canton Uri, Myanmmar: (Pres).

01.04.11 New Page: Cote d'Ivoire, San Marino: (Capt-gen), Mexico: Guerrero; Switzerland: canton Aagau.

02.04.11 New Page: Former Irish Kingdoms.

03.04.11 Syria: (PM), Mali: (PM).

04.04.11 RF: Karbadino-Balkaria (PM).

07.04.11 Isle of Mann: (Gov).

11.04.11 Cote d'Ivoire: (Pres), (PM).

14.04.11 Switzerland: Ticino.

18.04.11 New Page: Indian Princley states.

19.04.11 Cuba: (Gen-sec); Germany: Saxony-Anhalt (Min-pres).

01.05.11 Switzerland: Canton Wallis.

07.05.11 Switzerland: Canton Zurich.

11.05.11 Germany: Baden-Wurttemberg.

14.05.11 Haiti: (Pres).

18.05.11 India: States, Kerala, Tamil Nadu (CM).

20.05.11 India: Bengal State (CM).

28.05.11 New Page: Regions of Peru.

31.05.11 New Page: Departments of Colombia

01.06.11 Switzerland: Cantons Appenzell-Ausserrhoden, Bern, Neuchatel, St. Gallen.

06.06.11 New Page: Liberia.

11.06.11 Canada: Yukon.

13.06.11 Lebanon: (PM).

21.06.11 Portugal: (PM).

22.06.11 Finland: (PM).

30.06.11 New Page: Provinces of Italy. Western European Union is dissolved.01.07.11 Switzerland:

Cantons Basel-Land, Obwalden, Ninwalden, Schwyz; Australia: Western Australia.

04.07.11 Burkina Faso.

08.07.11 Latvia: (Pres).

09.07.11 Independence of South Sudan from Sudan.

10.07.11 New Page: Provinces of the Netherlands.

14.07.11 South Sudan: becomes 193th member of the UN.

18.07.11 Afghanistan: ISAF Commander.

25.07.11 Vietnam: (Pres).

28.07.11 Peru: (Pres) & (PM).

02.08.11 Papua New Guinea: (PM).

04.08.11 India: Karnataka (CM).

05.08.11 Thailand: (PM).

08.08.11 Tibetan Government in Exile: (PM).

13.08.11 New Page: Cape Verde

25.08.11 Pakistan: Azad Kashmir (pres).

29.08.11 Nepal: (PM).

31.08.11 New Zealand: (gov-gen).

01.09.11 Singapore: (Pres).

02.09.11 Japan: (PM).

06.09.11 RF: Federal districts, Central, Far-Eastern and Ural.

09.09.11 Cape Verde: (Pres).

14.09.11 UN: General-Assembly (Pres).

23.09.11 Zambia: (Pres); New Page: Canton Schaffhausen.

25.09.11 UK: Jersey (Liet-gov).

27.09.11 Georgia: Abkhazia (PM).

01.10.11 San Marino: (Captains-Regent).

03.10.11 Denmark: (PM).

07.10.11 Rwanda: (PM).

11.10.11 Isle of Man: (C-M).

14.10.11 UK: Ministry of Defence.

20.10.11 Libya: End of Gaddafi regime.

23.10.11 Libya: (PM).

24.10.11 Jordan: (PM).

01.11.11 New Page: Antigua and Barbuda.

02.11.11 Madagascar: (PM).

11.11.11 Ireland: (Pres). Greece: (PM).

16.11.11 Italy: (PM).

24.11.11 Libya: (PM).

29.11.11 Morocco: (PM).

30.11.11 St. Lucia: (PM).

01.12.11 Kyrgyzstan: (Pres), (PM).

03.12.11 Guyana: (Pres).

04.12.11 Kuwait: (PM).

06.12.11 Belgium: (PM).

07.12.11 Egypt: (PM), Yemen: (PM).

10.12.11 Georgia: de facto independent Republic of South Ossetia (Pres).

12.12.11 Peru: (PM).

13.12.11 Tunisia: (Pres).

17.12.11 North Korea: (Gen-sec).

21.12.11 Spain: (PM).

23.12.11 Croatia: (PM).

24.12.11 Tunisia: (PM).

30.12.11 Moldova: Transnistria (Pres).

 

Deaths of 2011

04 Jan - Salmaan Taseer, Pakistani statesman, Governor of Punjab 2008-11 (1946).

06 Feb - Josefa Iloilo, Fijian statesman, President 2000-09 (1920).

10 Feb - Miltiádis Evert, Greek statesman, Mayor of Athens 1987-89 (1939).

27 Feb - Necmettin Erbakan, Turkish statesman, PM 1996-97 (1926).

04 Mar - Krishna Prasad Bhattarai, Nepalese statesman, PM 1990-91, 1999-2000 (1924).

19 Mar - Warren Minor Christopher, US Attorney General 1967-99, Secretary of State 1993-97 (1925).

04 Apr - Ned McWherter, US governor of Tennessee 1987-95, (1930).

18 Apr - William D. Schaefer, US governor of Maryland 1987-95, (1921).

24 Apr - Sathya Sai Baba, Indian Guru and spiritual leader (1926).

02 May - Osama bin Laden, Saudi Arabian jihadist, founder of al-Qaeda, (1957).

19 May - Garret FitzGerald, Irish statesman; PM 1981-82, 1982-87, (1926).

29 May - Sergei Bagpash, Soviet/Abkhazian statesman, President 2005-11, (1949).

29 May - Ferenc Mádl, Hungarian statesman, President 2000-05 (1931).

04 Jun - Lawrence Eagleburger, US statesman and diplomat, Secretary of State 1992-93 (1930).

18 Jun - Frederick Chiluba, Zambian statesman, President 1991-2002 (1943).

02 Jul - Itamar Franco, Brazilian statesman, President 1992-95, (1930).

04 Jul - Otto von Habsburg, Austro-Hungarian born Royal, Crown Prince of Austria-Hungary 1916-19,

nominal King of Hungary 1922-46, Head of the House of Habsburg and EU politician (1912).

17 Jul - Juan Bordaberry, Uruguayan Statesman, President 1972-76 (1928).

30 Jul - Mario Echandi Jimenez, Costa Rican statesman, President 1958-1962 (1915).

07 Aug - Hugh Carey, US Governor of New York 1975-82 (1919).

07 Aug - Mark Hatfield, US Governor of Oregon 1959-67 (1922).

07 Aug - Harri Holkeri, Finnish statesman, Prime Minister 1987-91 (1937).

14 Aug - Sir Paul Reeves, New Zealand Governor-General 1985-1990 (1932).

16 Aug - Andrel Bajuk, Sloven statesman, PM 2000 (1943).

22 Aug - Jack Layton, Canadian politician, Leader of the oppososition 2011 (1950).

22 Aug - Abdul Aziz Abdul Ghani, Yemeni statesman, PM 1994-97, PM of Yemen (Sana) 1975-80, 1983-90 (1939).

25 Aug - Lazar Mojsov, Yugoslav statesman, Chairmen of the UN gen-amb 1977-78, Gen-sec of LJC 1980-81,

Pres of Yugoslavia 1987-88 (1920).

04 Sep - Princess Lalla Aicha, Moroccan diplomat, Ambassador to UK 1965-69, Greece 1969-70 and Italy 1970-73 (1930).

08 Sep - Vo Chi Cong, Vietnamese statesman, Pres 1987-92 (1912).

19 Sep - George Cadel Price, Belizian statesman, PM 1961-84, 1989-93 (1919).

20 Sep - Burhanuddin Rabbini, Afghan statesman, President 1992-96, 2001 (1940).

22 Sep - Aristides Pereira, Cape Verdean statesman, Leader 1973-91 (1923).

07 Oct - Ramiz Tafë Alia, Albanian statesman, Head of State 1982-92 (1925).

10 Oct - Albert Rossilini, American governor of Washington 1957-65 (1910).

14 Oct - Arnaud Jacomet, French diplomat, last secretary-general of the WEU 2009-11 (1946).

17 Oct - Manfred Gerlach, German statesman, President of East Germany 1989-90 (1928).

20 Oct - Muammar al-Gaddafi, Libyan statesman, leader of Libya 1969-2011 (1942).

23 Oct - Bronislovas Lubys, Lithuanian statesman, PM 1992-93 (1938).

31 Oct - Alfred Hilbe, Liechtensteiner statesman, head of government 1970-74 (1928).

22 Nov - Danielle Mitterand, First Lady of France 1981-95 (1924).

26 Nov - Chukwuemeka Ojukwu, Nigerian rebel leader, president of Biafra 1967-70 (1933).

28 Nov - Ante Markovic, Yugoslav/Croatian statesman, PM of Yugoslavia 1989-91, Pres of Croatia 1986-88,

PM 1980-85 (1924).

08 Dec - Sir Zelman Cowen, Australian statesman, Governor-general 1977-82 (1919).

17 Dec - Kim Jong-Il, Korean statesman, Leader of North Korea 1994-2011 (1941/2).

18 Dec - Vaclav Havel, Czech statesman, Pres of Czechoslovakia 1989-92, Pres of Czech Republic 1993-2003 (1936).

30 Dec - Vasily Starodubtsev, Soviet/Russian statesman, member of the 1991 coup, governor of Tula oblast 1995-2007 (1931).

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2010

 

01.01.10 Switzerland: (Pres); Cantons. Graubunden, Jura & Luzern. Denmark: Regions. EU: (Pres).

04.01.10 Switzerland: Canton Schwyz.

12.01.10 RF: Volgagrad oblast (Head of admin).

15.01.10 RF: Komi Republic (Head of Republic) China: T.A.R (Gov).

16.01.10 Indian States: Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Punjab, Rajasthan, West Bengal; (gov) Mozambique: (PM).

19.01.10 RF: Severo-Kavkazsky federal district created, Krasnoyarsk kray.

22.01.10 Orthodox Church of Serbia: Patriarch.

26.01.10 Libya: (pres), Belarus: Hrodna oblast, Venezuela: (VP), Honduras: (pres).

05.02.10 Ukraine: Kharkhiv, Dnipropetrovsk (Gov).

13.02.10 Georgia: Abkhasia de facto Independent Republic (PM).

18.02.10 Croatia: (Pres).

20.02.10 RF: Dagestan (Pres).

25.02.10 Ukraine: (Pres).

01.03.10 Uruguay: (Pres).

11.03.10 Chile: (Pres), Ukraine: (PM)

17.03.10 Ukraine: Crimea, Oblasts.

25.03.10 RF: Tatarstan, France: Corsica.

30.03.10 Monaco: (PM).

01.04.10 San Marino: Captains-General.

07.04.10 Kyrgyzstan: Head of State and PM.

10.04.10 Poland: (Pres).

14.04.10 Switzerland: Ticino, Bahamas: Governor-general.

15.04.10 Kygyrzstan: (Pres).

16.04.10 New page: Regions of Finland.

01.05.10 New page: South African Provinces 1910-1994, Switzeland: Cantons Wallis/Valais, Zurich.

02.05.10 Switzeland: Canton Glarus.

05.05.10 Nigeria: (Pres).

11.05.10 UK: (PM), New Page: British minitries and Political parties.

27.05.10 New page: South African Former Bantustans.

31.05.10 Germany: (Pres).

07.06.10 North Korea: (CCM).

08.06.10 Japan: (PM).

21.06.10 Finland: (PM).

24.06.10 Australia (PM).

30.06.10 Philippines: (Pres).

01.07.10 Germany: (Pres).

20.07.10 New Page: Palau.

01.08.10 New Page: Mexican States since 1920.

05.08.10 Hungary: (Pres).

07.08.10 Colombia: (Pres).

12.08.10 Suriname: (Pres).

25.08.10 Germany: Hamburg, Mayor.

29.08.10 RF: Chuvashia.

01.09.10 Germany: Hessen.

13.09.10 Peru: (PM).

15.09.10 Pakistan: Gilgit Baltistan.

28.09.10 RF: Kaliningrad, Moscow.

01.10.10 San Marino: (Captins-general), Swiss Federal Council, Canada: (Gov-gen).

04.10.10 Mexico: Chihuahua.

10.10.10 Netherlands Antilles dissolved.

14.10.10 Netherlands: (PM), Somalia: (PM)

21.10.10 Myanmar: Country name and emblem

24.10.10 RF: Kalmykya, New page: Prussian provinces, France: Languedoc-Roussillon.

27.10.10 UAE: Ras al-Khaimah (Ruler).

30.10.10 New Page: Norwegen counties.

31.10.10 New Page: Eastern US States.

10.11.10 Bosnia: (Pres).

15.11.10 Bosnia: Serb Republic, US: West Virginia.

01.12.10 Switzerland: Geneva.

02.12.10 Australia: Victoria.

06.12.10 US: Hawaii.

07.12.10 US: North Dakota.

13.12.10 Papua New Guinea: (Gov-gen).

17.12.10 Kyrgystan: (PM).

23.12.10 Laos: (PM).

28.12.10 Belarus: (PM), Moldova: (Pres).

 

Deaths of 2010

01 Jan - Mohamad Rahmat, Malaysian politician, Information Minister 1978-82 1987-99. (1938).

04 Jan - Johan Ferrier, Surinamese Statesman, President 1975-1980. (1910).

10 Jan - Fadey Sarkisyan, Soviet/Armenian Statesman, Chairman of the Council of Ministers 1977-89. (1923).

17 Jan - Jyoti Basu, Indian Statesmen, Chief minister of West Bengal 1977-2000. (1914).

01 Feb - Azzeddin Laraki, Moroccan Statesmen, PM of Morocco 1986-92. (1929).

05 Feb - Bayken Ashimuly, Soviet/Kazakh statesman, CSS 1984-85, CCM 1970-84. (1917).

11 Feb - José Joaquín Trejos Fernández, Costa Rican Statesman, President 1966-70. (1916).

04 Mar - Vladislav Ardzinha, Abkhaz separatist, President of Abkhazia 1990-2005. (1945).

20 Mar - Girija Prasad Koirala, Nepalese Statesman, Acting President 2007-2008, PM 4 times. (1925).

01 Apr - Tzannís Tzannetákis, Greek Statesman, PM of Greece 1989. (1927).

08 Apr - Abel Muzorewa, Zimbabwean Bishop and Statesman, PM 1979. (1925).

10 Apr - Lech Kaczynski (1949),President of Poland, his wife and 94 others incuding Ryszard Kaczorowski (1919),

last President of PRE are all killed in an Air crash in Smolensk, Russian Federation.

02 May - Moshe Hirsch, US/Israeli Rabbi, Minister for Jewish affairs in the PNA. (1930).

05 May - Umaru Yar'Adua, Nigerian Statesman, President 2007-2010. (1951).

16 May - Oswaldo Arellano, Honduran Statesman, President 1963-71, 1972-75. (1921).

26 Jun - Algirdas Brazaukas, Lithuanian Statesman, President 1992-98. (1932).

22 Jul - Kenneth Guinn, US Statesman, Governor of Nevada 1999-2007. (1936).

25 Jul - Vasco de Almeida e Costa, Portuguese Statesman, Prime Minister 1976, Governor of Macao 1981-86. (1932).

12 Aug - Guido de Marco, Maltese Statesmen, President 1999-2004. (1931).

21 Aug - Gheorghe Apostel, Romanian Statesman, General-Secretary of the RCP 1954-55. (1913).

28 Aug - Sinan Hasani, Yugoslav/Albanian Statesman, President of Yugoslavia 1986-87. (1922).

24 Sep - Gennady Yanayev, Soviet/Russian Statesman, President of the USSR 1991 (August coup). (1937).

07 Oct - Milka Planinc, Yugoslav/Croat Stateswoman, PM of Yugoslavia 1982-86. (1924).

07 Oct - Ljupco Jordanovski, Yugoslav/FYROM Statesman, acting President 2004. (1953).

20 Oct - Farooq Leghari, Pakistani statesman, President 1993-97. (1940).

24 Oct - Georges Freche, French politian, President of Languedoc-Roussillon. (1938).

27 Oct - Sheikh Saqr ibn Muhammad al-Qasimi, UAE ruler of Ras al-Khaimah. (1920).

27 Oct - Nestor Kirchner, Argentine Statesman, President of Argentina 2003-07. (1950).

03 Nov - Viktor Chernomyrdin, Soviet/Russia Statesmen, PM 1992-98. (1938).

13 Dec - Richard Holbrooke, US Diplomat, served 1977-2001, 2009-2010. (1941).

22 Dec - Jean Chammant, French statesmen premier of Bourgogne 1974-78. (1913).

25 Dec - Carlos Andres Perez, Venezuelan statesmen, Pres 1974-79, 1989-93. (1922).

26 Dec - Salvador Jorge Blanco, Dominican statesmen, Pres 1982-86. (1926).

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2009

 

01.01.09 Switzerland: Pres, cantons Graubunden, Jura, Zug.

03.01.09 UAE: Umm al-Qaiwain, Emir.

05.01.09 Switzerland: Canton Glarus.

06.01.09 India: Kashmir Pres, Bangladesh: PM.

08.01.09 Greece, Crete, Ikaria.

09.01.09 Switzerland: Cantons Appenzell Ausshoden and Innerrhoden.

10.01.09 US: North Carolina, Governor.

13.01.09 US: Missouri Governor.

15.01.09 Slovak Regions.

17.01.09 RF: Khakassia.

20.01.09 US: President.

31.01.09 Georgia: PM, Somalia: president.

01.02.09 Iceland: PM.

08.02.09 New Page: Mozambique.

09.02.09 Lichtenstein: Head of Government.

11.02.09 Zimbabwe: PM.

15.02.09 Bangladesh: Pres.

22.02.09 Brazilian states.

05.03.09 New Page: Guinea-Bassau.

09.03.09 New Page: Armenian Oblasts.

12.03.09 Yerevan: mayor, Libya: Pres.

17.03.09 Venezuelan states.

18.03.09 Madagascar: president.

21.03.09 Ukrainian oblasts.

26.03.09 Bosnia: IHR.

31.03.09 Greece: Rhodes mayors, Israel: PM.

01.04.09 San Marino: Captains-general.

04.04.09 Malta: Pres.

05.04.09 Denmark: PM.

10.04.09 Czech Rep: PM.

12.04.09 New Page: St Gallen.

14.04.09 Hungary: PM.

18.04.09 Spain: community of Galicia.

27.04.09 Spain: (Andalusia).

01.05.09 RF, Switzerland: Cantons Ticino, Zurich.

08.05.09 South Africa: Pres.

12.05.09 FYROM: Pres, RF: Irkutsk oblast, Governor.

15.05.09 Sri Lanka: provinces.

25.05.09 Nepal: PM, RF: oblasts Omsk, Belgorod.

29.05.09 Argentina, Bolivia: (Name), Isle of Man.

30.05.09 Southern Sudan, Switzerland: canton Neuchatel

01.06.09 El Salvador: Pres, Switzerland: canton St Gallon

04.06.09 Mongolia: Pres

05.06.09 Andorra: Head of government.

08.06.09 New Zealand, states and territories.

10.06.09 US states Alaska, Montana, Washington

15.06.09 US state North Dakota

16.06.09 Finnish provinces

17.06.09 Brazilian states.

25.06.09 Indian state Assam: (governor).

01.07.09 Belgian province Limburg: governor, Switzerland: Canton Basel Land, Panama: (Pres).

07.07.09 Bosnia: Pres, Croatia: (PM).

12.07.09 Sri Lanka: Sabaragamuwa province, Peru: (PM).Lithuania: (Pres).

26.07.09 US: Alaska Governor, India: Nagaland Governor

29.07.09 Bulgaria: PM, India: Assam (gov).

30.07.09 Brasil: Provinces 1822-89.

02.08.09 Lithuania: Counties from 1995.

05.08.09 Georgia: South Ossetia (PM).

06.08.09 India: Uttarakand (Governor).

11.08.09 US: Utah (governor).

16.08.09 Vanuatu: (Pres).

20.08.09 Hungary: Palatines. Sri Lanka: province Uve (Chief Minister).

22.08.09 RF Republics: Kabardino-Balkaria PM, France: Alsace Region.

01.09.09 New page: Colonies, Axis powers.

02.09.09 Indian: Andhra Pradesh chief minister, Moldova: (pres).

07.09.09 Taiwan: (premier).

09.09.09 Brazil: Tocantis state.

14.09.09 France: Alsace region.

16.09.09 Japan: (PM).

17.09.09 Ukrainian oblasts: Kirovohrad.

21.09.09 Isle of Man: (gov).

30.09.09 Ireland: Lord Lieutenancies 1831-1922.

01.10.09 San Marino: Captins-general.

05.10.09 Greece: PM, RF: Ingushetia (PM).

07.10.09 GDR: Districts 1952-1990.

14.10.09 Greece: Cities.

21.10.09 Kyrgyzstan: PM.

28.10.09 Mongolia: PM.

09.11.09 Lebanon: PM.

25.11.09 India States: Gujarat, Tripura (governors). Belgium: (PM).

01.12.09 EU: High Commissioner for Foreign Affairs.

07.12.09 Switzerland: Canton Geneva (pres).

10.12.09 Argentina: Corrientes, (governor), UK: Wales (First Minister).

14.12.09 Jordan: (PM).

18.12.09 Madagascar: (PM).

20.12.09 Madagascar: (PM), China: Macao.

25.12.09 RF: Volgograd oblast (Gov).

27.12.09 Greece: Peripheries since 1987.

31.12.09 Pakistan: States.

 

Deaths of 2009

01 Jan - Helen Suzman, South African politician. (1917)

20 Jan - Stephanos II, Egyptian Patriarch of Alexandria 1986-2006. (1920)

25 Jan - Mamadou Dia, Senegalese Statesman, Prime Minsiter 1957-62. (1910)

27 Jan - Ramaswamy Venkataraman, Indian Statesman, President 1987-92. (1910)

27 Feb - Manea Manescu, Romanian Statesman, Prime Minister 1974-79. (1916)

02 Mar - Joao Vieira, Guinea-Bassauan Statesman, President 1980-84, 1984-99 & 2005-09. (1939)

20 Mar - Abdellatif Filali, Moroccan Statesman, Prime Minister 1994-98. (1928)

28 Mar - Janet Jagan, US/Guyanese Stateswomen, President 1997-99. (1920)

31 Mar - Raul Alfonsin, Argentine Statesman, President 1983-89. (1927)

19 May - Velupillai Prabhakarn, Sri Lankan Tamil terrorist, LTTE leader 1983-2009. (1954)

23 May - Roh Moo-hyun, Korean Statesman, President 2003-08. (1946)

30 May - Luis Cabral, Bassau-Guinean Statesman, President 1973-80. (1931)

30 May - Ephraim Katzir, Polish/Israeli Statesman, President 1973-78. (1916)

30 May - Gaafar Nimiery, Sudanese Statesman, President 1969-85. (1930)

08 Jun - Omar Bongo, Gabonese Statesman, President 1967-2009. (1935)

12 Jun - Felix Malloum, Chadian Statesman, President 1975-79. (1932)

17 Jun - Baron Ralf Gustav Dahrendorf, German/British politician. (1929)

06 Jul - Robert Strange McNamara, US Republican politican, US Secretary of Defense 1961-1968. (1916)

01 Aug - Corazon Aquino, Filippino Stateswoman, President 1986-92. (1933)

18 Aug - Kim Dae-jung, Korean Statesman, President 1998-2003. (1925)

26 Aug - Abdul Aziz al-Hakim, Iraqi politician, President of the council of representatives 2003. (1950)

08 Sep - Aage Niels Bohr, Danish Nuclear Physicist, Nobel laureate 1975. (1922)

12 Sep - Norman Ernest Borlaug, US Agronomsit, Nobel laureate 1970. (1914)

28 Sep - Guillermo Galimany, Panamanian Statesman, President 1989-94. (1936)

02 Oct - Marek Edelmann, Polish political activist. (1919)

11 Oct - Joan Marti Alanis, Spanish Bishop, Co-prince of Andorra 1971-2003. (1928)

08 Nov - Vitaly Lazarevich Ginzburg, Soviet/Russian physicist, Nobel laureate 2003. (1916)

13 Nov - Bruce King, US governor of New Mexico 1971-75, 1979-83 & 1991-95. (1924)

15 Nov - Patriach Pavel, Yugoslav/Serbian Archbishop of Pec & Serbia 1990-2009. (1914)

15 Nov - Count Pierre Harmel, Belgian Statesman, Prime Minister 1965-66. (1911)

24 Nov - Samak Sundaravej, Thai Statesman, Prime Minister 2008. (1935)

27 Nov - Andre Ruffieux, Swiss politican, President of Geneva canton 1965-66. (1912)

02 Dec - Jozo Krizanovic, Yugoslav/Bosnian Statesman, President 2001-02. (1944)

08 Dec - Rodrigo Odio, Costa Rican Statesman, President 1978-82. (1926)

09 Dec - Kjell Garcia, Guatemalan Statesman, President 1974-78. (1930)

16 Dec - Yegor Timurovich Gaidar, Soviet/Russian Statesman, Prime Minister 1991-92. (1956)

17 Dec - Amin al-Hafiz, Syrian Statesman, President 1963-66. (1921)

23 Dec - Ngapoi Jigme, Tibetan/Chinese politician, President of Tibetan Autonomous Region 1959-1967 & 1981-1983. (1910).

24 Dec - Rafael Caldera, Venezuelan Statesman, President 1969-74 and 1994-99. (1916).

30 Dec - Abdurrahman Wahid, Indonesian Statesman, President 1999-2001 (1940).

31 Dec - Rashidi Mfaume Kawawa, Tanzanian Statesman, Prime Minister 1962, 1972-1977 (1926).

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2008

 

01.01.08 Switzerland: (Pres), Canton Vaud.

02.01.08 Added: GDR districts.

05.01.08 New Page: Malawi: update to Mauritania

07.01.08 Germany: (Pfalz).

15.01.08 Argentina: Provinces.

16.01.08 Guatamala: Pres, Nepal.

17.01.08 Nepal: India state Rajastan.

18.01.08 Paris: Mayors.

23.01.08 Yugoslavian Banovinas, New page: Hamburg.

29.01.08 New Page: D.R Congo.

30.01.08 India. Sicily. Austia: states.

01.02.08 Czech regions. Polish voivodships. Swiss Canton Jura.

08.02.08 Bolivian: Regions.

10.02.08 Argentine: (provinces).

12.02.08 U.K: Sussex

19.02.08 Argentine provinces. Serbia: Kosovo autonomous province.

20.02.08 Albania: (Prime Ministers).

21.02.08 Updated to Georgia. Armenia: Pres

24.02.08 Cuba: (Pres). Cyprus: (Pres), Korea: (Seoul), (Pres).

28.02.08 New page: Non-Aligned Movement.

06.03.08 Afghanistan: Kingdoms until 1880.

07.03.08 Polish Voivodships.

09.03.08 Serbia: prime ministers, Yugoslavia: (prime ministers).

10.03.08 Update to Spain. Moldavia: Gagauz region.

13.03.08 Slovakia, Slovenia, Hungary.

15.03.08 New page: Western US States. Update to Tibet.

19.03.08 Austrian lands. Belgian: (Prime Ministers).

21.03.08 Monaco: Ministers of State.

22.03.08 Pakistan: PM.

25.03.08 U.S States: Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Texas.

27.03.08 Iraq: Prime Ministers.

28.03.08 Bosnia: Presidents.

31.03.08 Libya: (Pres).

01.04.08 Moldova: Prime Minister. San Marino: Captins general. Botswana: (Pres).

06.04.08 Netherlands: (prime ministers).

10.04.08 New Page: Index.

11.04.08 Belgian Regions.

14.04.08 New page: Kenya.

17.04.08 Chairmen of the council of Ministers F.Y.R Macedonia.

18.04.08 Chairmen of the council of Ministers Serbia. Tajik S.S.R. Turkmen S.S.R.

19.04.08 Finland: (Prime Ministers). Mayors of Belgrade, Yugoslavia. Governors-General New Zealand.

20.04.08 Russian Administrative Divisions.

25.04.08 French Regions.

30.04.08 Syria: Aleppo, Druz, Alawite.

01.05.08 Switzerland: (Zurich).

04.05.08 English regions: East Anglia, Wessex.

05.05.08 France: Regions, Roussillon, Auvergne.

06.05.08 Russia: Chavush region. Ireland: (PM).

07.05.08 RF: (Pres).

19.05.08 New Page: Dagestan.

20.05.08 New Page: Timor Leste.

26.05.08 Hungary: Prime Ministers.

28.05.08 Brazil: prime ministers. Cuba: (prime ministers). Nepal.

29.05.08 French Regions, Germany: Saxony.

30.05.08 New Page: Andhra Pradesh.

31.05.08 Sporting Events: Mediterranean games.

01.06.08 Switzerland: Canton Bern. France Regions.

05.06.08 Denmark: Iceland: (prime ministers).

06.06.08 Sweden: (Prime Ministers).

07.06.08 US: Florida State.

10.06.08 Switzerland: Basel-Stadt Basel-Land Canton.

14.06.08 Switzerland: Canton Graubünden.

15.06.08 US: States, South Carolina, Tennessee. Peru: (Prime Ministers).

16.06.08 US: Mississippi.

18.06.08 U.S: North Carolina.

19.06.08 Azerbaijan: Prime Ministers.

22.06.08 Italian Regions.

23.06.08 Central US States.

24.06.08 Korea: (Prime Ministers).

29.06.08 Morocco: Prime Ministers. Algeria: (Prime Ministers).

02.07.08 Serbia: (PM).

03.07.08 Romania: (Prime Ministers).

10.07.08 Indian State Governors: Goa, Kerala, Sikkim.

18.07.08 Australia: States.

20.07.08 Haiti: (PM).

21.07.08 Nepal: (Pres).

22.07.08 Greece: Mayors of Athens.

06.08.08 Mauritania: (Pres), (PM).

15.08.08 Paraguay: (Pres). Nepal: PM

17.08.08 Georgia: South Ossetia (PM).

18.08.08 Pakistan: (Pres).

25.08.08 Georgia: Abkhazia and South Ossetia recognised by Russia.

01.09.08 Danish Regions.

03.09.08 Faeroe Islands, Greenland.

05.09.08 Australia: Governor General.

07.09.08 South Ossetia.

09.09.08 Pakistan: Pres.

10.09.08 New Page Abkhazia.

24.09.08 Israel: PM.

25.09.08 South Africa: (Pres). Japan: (PM).

01.10.08 San Marino: (Captains-General).

15.10.08 Austria: Chancellor. Peru: (PM).

31.10.08 Russian Federation: Ingushetia. Maldives: (Pres).

01.11.08 Georgia: (PM).

04.11.08 US: Barack Obama (D) wins U.S presidency over John McCain (R).

06.11.08 Bosnia and Hercegovina: (pres).

07.11.08 New Zealand: (PM).

15.11.08 Czech Regions: (Premiers).

16.11.08 New Page: Guyana. RF: Ingushetia (PM).

03.12.08 Russian Federation: Uralsky district.

19.12.08 Bosnian Cantons and Regions.

22.12.08 Bosnian Pashaluk.

24.12.08 Romania: PM.

29.12.08 Somalia: Pres.

30.12.08 Belgium: PM.

 

Deaths of 2008

16 Jan - Nikola Kljusev, Yugoslav/FYROM (PM) 1991-92 (1927).

20 Jan - Antanas Barkauskas, Soviet/Lithuanian Statesman, President of Lithuanian S.S.R 1975-85.(1917).

27 Jan - Mohamad Hajji Suharto, Indonesian dictator, President 1967-98 (1921).

28 Jan - Christodoulos, Archbishop OF Greece 1998-2008 (1939).

07 Feb - Andrew Bertie, British Garnd Master of the Order of Malter 1988-2008 (1929).

11 Feb - Thomas Peter Lantos, Hungarian/US Democratic politician (1929).

15 Feb - Mikhail Solomentsev, Soviet/Russian Statesman, C.C.M of the RSFSR 1971-83 (1913).

23 Feb - Janez Drnovsek, Sloven/Yugoslav Statesman, President Yugoslavia 1989-90 & Slovenia 2002-07 (1958).

12 Mar - Karoly Nemeth, Hungarian Statesman, President 1987-88 (1922).

21 Mar - Gabriel Gordillo, Colombian Statesman, President 1957-58 (1910).

12 Apr - Patrick Hillary, Irish Statesman, President 1976-90 (1923).

01 May - Anthony Mamo, Maltese Statesman, President 1974-76 (1909).

03 May - Leopoldo Calvo-Sotelo, Spanish Statesman, Prime Minister 1981-82 (1926).

13 May - Saad Al-Abdullah Al Salim Al Sabah, Kuwaiti Monarch, Emir 2006 (1930).

11 Jun - Vo Van Kiet, Vietnamese Statesman, Prime Minister 1988, 1991-92 & 1992-97 (1922).

23 Jun - Arthur Chung, Guyanese Statesman, President 1970-80 (1918).

24 Jun - Leonid Hurwicz, Polish/US Economist & Mathematician, Nobel Prize laureate 2007 (1917).

05 Jul - Rene Harris, Nauruan Statesman, President 1999-2000. 2001-03, 2003 & 2003-04 (1947).

23 Jul - Kurt Furgler, Swiss Statesman, President 1977, 1981 & 1985 (1924).

23 Jul - Ahmet Hadzipasic, Yugoslav/Bosnian politician, PM of the FB-H 2003-07 (1952).

01 Aug - Harkishan Singh Surjeet, Indian Communist politician (1916).

03 Aug - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Soviet/Russian Novelist, Nobel laureate 1970 (1918).

19 Aug - Levy Mwanawasa, Zambian Statesman, (Pres) 2002-08 (1948).

20 Aug - Hua Guofeng, Chinese Statesman, Premier 1976-81 (1921).

23 Aug - Thomas Huckle Weller, US virologist, Nobel laureate 1954 (1915).

09 Sep - Nouhak Phoumsawanh, Laotian Statesman, (Pres) 1992-98 (1910).

11 Oct - Joerg Haider, Austrian politician, Governor of Carinthia 1989-91 & 1999-08 (1950).

22 Nov - Ibrahim Nasir, Maldivian Statesman, (Pres) 1968-1978 (1926).

27 Nov - Vishwanath Singh, Indian Statesman, (PM) 1989-90 (1931).

05 Dec - Aleksy II Soviet/Russian Patriach of the Russian Orthodox Church 1990-2008 (1929).

11 Dec - Daniel Carleton Gajdusek, US physician, Nobel laureate 1976 (1923).

12 Dec - Eftathios Papadopoulos, Cypriot Statesman, President 2003-08 (1934).

15 Dec - Leon Cordero, Ecuadorian Statesman, President 1984-88 (1931).

22 Dec - Lansana Conte, Guinean Statesman, President 1984-2008 (1934).

24 Dec - Harold Pinter, British playwright and political activist, Nobel laureate 2005 (1930).

26 Dec - Sir Kenneth Stoddart, British Lord-Lieutenant of Merseyside (1914).

27 Dec - Tuanku Ja'afar, Malaysian Monarch, King of Malaysia 1994-99 (1922).

31 Dec - Kazbek Pagiyev, Ossetian Mayor of Vladikavkaz 2008 (1959).

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A rough and incomplete list of created pages and updates from 30.12.2004 to 31.12.2007

 

 

30.12.04 Greece.

25.06.05 Belgium.

25.06.05 Romania.

25.06.05 Bohemia, Moravia.

.06.05 Russia.

.06.05 Yugoslavia, Monetengro.

.07.05 France, Luxemburg.

.07.05 Spain.

.07.05 Germany, Holy Roman Empire.

.07.05 Italy, Vatican City, Malta, Andorra, Monaco.

.07.05 Ireland, England, Scotland, Man, Wales.

.07.05 Finland, Denmark.

.07.07 Netherlands.

.07.05 Bulgaria, Austria, Hungary, Transylvania, Belarus.

.07.05 Portugal.

.07.05 Lithuania, Iraq, Jordan.

.07.05 Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine,

Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, Yemen, Zanzibar.

.07.05 Mongolia, Japan, Korea, China.

.07.05 Ethiopia, Swaziland, Lesotho, South Africa, Madagasca, Zimbabwe, Rwanda, Burundi.

.07.05 Tonga.

.07.05 Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar, Malaysia.

.07.05 Cyprus.

.07.05 Italian states: Mantova, Montferat, Sicilly, Savoy, Sardinia, Venice.

.07.05 Norway.

.08.05 Albania.

.08.05 Poland.

.08.05 Mexico, Brazil.

.08.05 Armenia.

.08.05 Switzerland: Lugano.

.08.05 India, Sri Lanka.

.09.05 Pakistan

.09.05 German royal states: Baden, Bavaria, Brandenburg, Hannover, Hessen, Hohenlohe,

Hohenzollern, Isenberg, Leiningen, Lippe, Mansfeld, Oldemburg, Prussia, Reuss,

Saxony, Schleswig-Holstein, Wurttemberg

09.05 Lichtenstein

.09.09 Swiss Canton: Bern

.10.05 Aragon, Austirias, Castille, Galicia, Leon, Navarra

.10.05 Croatia, Bosnia

.10.05 Georgia

.11.05 Iran, Afghanistan

.11.05 Bhutan, Nepal, Tibet

.12.05 Chechnya

.12.05 Italian states

01.01.06 New Page: Kuwait, Switzerland: (Pres).

01.01.06 New Pages: Venezuela, Brazil, El Salvador, Guatemala, Costa Rica.

.02.06 Argentina, Panama, Colombia, Paraguay, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador.

.02.06 Chile, Uruguay, Hondures, Belize, Nicaragua, Cuba, Dominican Republic.

21.03.06 Laos: Gen-sec of the Communist Party.

.03.06 Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan

.03.06 Philippines, Maldives, Indonesia

14.04.06 Israel: (PM).

27.04.06 Nepal: (PM).

.04.06 Vanuatu, Samoa.

.04.06 Switzerland: Luzern, Zurich.

08.05.06 Costa Rica: (Pres).

.05.06 Tanzania, Ghana, Eritrea, Somalia, Mali, Nigeria.

.05.06 Zambia, Botswana.

03.06.06 Montenegro independent.

04.06.06 Serbia independent.

05.06.06 Yugoslavia is dissolved.

.06.06 Latvia, Estonia, Ukraine.

28.07.06 Peru: (Pres).

.07.06 Slovenia, Slovakia.

.07.06 United States, Canada.

.07.06 New Zealand.

28.08.06 FYROM: (PM).

04.09.06 Czech Republic: (PM).

.09.06 Iceland.

.09.06 Azerbaijan.

.10.06 Greenland, Faroe Islands. .10.06 Uryghistan.

.11.06 Singapore.

01.12.06 Mexico: (Pres).

28.12.06 Kyrgyzstan.

30.12.06 New Page: Soviet Union

01.01.07 Switzerland: (Pres), Cantons: Graubunden, Jura, Lurzern, Vaud.

08.01.07 Kazakhstan: (PM).

09.01.07 Czech Republic (PM).

10.01.07 Nicaragua: (Pres).

11.01.07 Austria: (Chancellor). Bosnia: (PM).

15.01.07 Ecuador: (Pres), Nepal: becomes a State.

25.01.07 Israel: (Acting President).

01.02.07 Switzerland: Canton Basel-Stadt.

22.02.07 Bosnia: FBH (Pres).

.02.07 New Page: Suriname.

05.03.07 UK: Guernsey (chief-minister).

25.03.07 Armenia: (PM).

.03.07 New Page: Bangladesh.

01.04.07 New Page: San Marino.

04.04.07 Switzerland: Canton Ticino.

05.04.07 RF: Chechnya (pres).

01.05.07 Switzerland: Canton Valais.

08.05.07 UK: Northern Ireland, (First-minister).

09.05.07 Timor Leste: (Pres).

10.05.07 Samoa: (King).

16.05.07 France: (Pres).

17.05.07 UK: Scotland, (First-minister).

21.05.07 Switzerland: Canton Zurich.

.05.07 New Page: Namibia.

01.06.07 Switzerland: Canton Bern.

27.06.07 UK: (PM).

01.07.07 Switzerland: Cantons Basel-Land, Vaud.

02.07.07 Bosnia: (IHR).

06.07.07 Bosnia: (Pres).

08.07.07 Latvia: (Pres).

15.07.07 Israel: (Pres).

24.07.07 Albania: (Pres).

25.07.07 India: (Pres).

31.07.07 Bhutan: (PM).

.07.07 New Page: Moldova.

.08.07 New Page: Grenada.

24.09.07 Japan: (PM).

30.09.07 Bosnia: RS (Pres).

.09.07 Switzerland: Neuchatel.

01.10.07 San Marino: (Capt-gen).

02.10.07 New Page: Benin.

09.10.07 Germany: Bavaria (Min-Pres).

11.10.07 Pakistan: NWF Province (Chief-min).

12.10.07 Myanmar: (PM).

16.11.07 Pakistan: (PM), Poland: (PM).

22.11.07 Mongolia: (PM).

23.11.07 Lebanon: (Pres).

25.11.07 Georgia: (Pres).

26.11.07 Finand: Aland Islands (Head of State).

03.12.07 New Page: Australia.

10.12.07 Argentina: (Pres).

11.12.07 Serbia: Rival Kosovo administration (PM).

22.12.07 Slovenia: (Pres).

30.12.07 New Page: Yugoslav Republics.

31.12.07 Nepal: Monarchy abolished.

 

Deaths of 2005

17 Jan - Zhao Ziyang, Chinese statesman, Premier of PRC 1980-87 (1919).

20 Jan - Per Borten, Norwegian statesman, PM of Norway 1965-71 (1913).

03 Feb - Zurab Zhvania, Georgian statesman, PM of Georgia 2004-05 (1963)

05 Feb - Gnassingbe Eyadema, President of Togo 1974-2005 (1935).

14 Feb - Rafic Al-Hariri, Lebanese statesman, PM 1992-98, 2000-04 (1944)

17 Feb - Nariman Sadeq, Egyptian Queen consort 1951-52 (1933).

26 Mar - James Callaghan, British statesman, PM of the UK 1976-79 (1912).

02 Apr - Pope John Paul II, Pope 1978-2005, born Karol Wojtyla (1920).

02 May - Wee Kim Wee, Singaporean statesman, Pres 1985-93 (1915).

17 Jul - Edward Heath, British statesman, PM of the UK 1970-74 (1916).

01 Aug - Fahd, Saudi Monarch, King of Saudi Arabia 1982-2005 (1923).

13 Aug - David Lange, New Zealander statesman, PM of New Zealand 1984-89 (1942).

24 Oct - Jose Azcona del Hoyo, Honduran President 1986-90 (1927).

09 Nov - K.R Narayanan, Indian statesman, Pres 1997-2002 (1920).

02 Dec - Muhammad Hamza al-Zubaydi, Iraqi statesman, PM of Iraq 1991-93 (1938).

06 Dec - Devan Veetil, Singaporean statesman, Pres 1981-85 (1923).

Deaths of 2006

15 Jan - Sheikh Jabir Al Ahmad Al Jabir Al Sabah, Kuwaiti Monarch 1977-2006 (1926).

21 Jan - Ibrahim Rugova, Albanian sepratist president of Kosovo 1990-99, 2001-06 (1944).

27 Jan - Johannes Rau, German statesman, President 1999-2004 (1931).

05 Mar - Milan Babic, Yugoslav sepratist leader, Pres and PM of Republic of Krajina (1956).

11 Mar - Slobodan Milosevic, Yugoslav statesman, Pres. 1997-2000, Pres. of Serbia 1989-97 (1941).

14 Mar - Lennart Meri, Estonain statesman, Pres 1992-2001 (1929).

27 Oct - Ghulam Ishaq Khan, Pakistani statesmam, President 1988-93 ().

10 Dec - Augusto Pinochet, Chilian statesman, dicrator 1973-90 (1915).

21 Dec - Saparmurat Niyaz Turkmenbashi, Turkmen statesman, Pres 1991-2006 (1941).

26 Dec - Gerald Ford, American statesmen, President 1974-77 (1913).

30 Dec - Saddam Hussein, Iraqi dictator 1979-2003 (1937).

Deaths of 2007

25 Mar - Andranik Margaryan, Armenian statesman, PM 2000-07 (1951).

23 Apr - Boris Yeltsin, Russian statesman, President 1991-99 (1931).

29 Apr - Ivica Racan, Yugoslav/Croatian statesman, Gen-sec 1989-91, PM 2000-03 (1944).

11 May - Malietoa Tanumafili II, Samoan Monarch, King 1962-2007 (1913).

08 Jun - Aaden Cabdulle Cismaan Daar, Somali statesmen, Pres. 1960-67 (1908).

14 Jun - Kurt Waldheim, Austrian statesman and diplomat, Pres 1986-92, UN Gen-sec 1972-81 (1918).

28 Jun - Kiichi Miyazawa, Japanese statesman, PM 1991-93 (1919).

11 Jul - Alfonso Michelsin, Colombian statesmen, Pres 1974-78 (1913).

23 Jul - Mohammad Zahir Shah, Afghani Monarch, King 1933-73 (1914).

24 Aug - Abdul Rahman Arif, Iraqi statesman, Pres. 1966-68, PM 1967 (1916).

26 Aug - Gaston Thorn, Luxembourg statesman, PM 1974-79 (1928).

30 Sep - Milan Jelic, Bosnian statesmen, Pres of RS 2006-07 (1956).

20 Nov - Ian Smith, Zimbabwean statesmen, PM of Rhodesia 1964-79 (1919).

27 Dec - Benazir Bhutto, Pakistani Stateswomen, PM 1988-90, 1993-96 (1953).

 

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