Adoula, Cyrille

Born: Sep 13, 1921 AD
Died: 1978 AD, at 56 years of age.

Nationality: Congolese
Categories: Prime Ministers

1921 - Born on the 13th of September in Leopoldville, Democratic Republic of the Congo.

1958 - He was one of the
founding members of the Mouvement National Congolais.

1961 - He
was the premier of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

1962 - He attempted negotiation talks with Moise Tshombe, president of the secessionist Katanga province.

1963 - He removed his cabinet ministers with the most extreme views.

1969 - He was then the ambassador to the United States and Belgium.

       - He became foreign minister for one year.

1978 - He died on the 24th of May in Lausanne, Switzerland.

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