Daar, Adan Abd Allah Utman

Born: 1908 AD
Currently alive, at 106 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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