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Daar, Adan Abd Allah Utman

Born: 1908 AD
Currently alive, at 107 years of age.

Nationality: Somali
Categories: Politician



1908 - Aden Abdullah Osman Daar was born at Beledweyne, Hiiraan Region.

1944 - He joined the Somali Youth Club.


1946 - Became a member of the party's steering board and was appointed Secretary of the Belet Weyne section of the party.


1951 - Regional Council of Mudug designated him for the Territorial Council on which he served as the representative of the S.Y.L.


1953 - Appointed Vice-President of the Territorial Council.


1954-1956 - He became the President of the Somali Youth League.


1958-1960 - Re-elected President of the Somali Youth League.


1960-1967 - Elected as the 1st president of Somalia.


     - On 1st of July, he proclaimed the Independence of the Somali Republic.


1967 - In the presidential elections he was beaten by Abdirashid Ali Shermarke.


     - His term as president ended on 10th of June.





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