Currently alive, at 55 years of age.
1964 – Julius Maada Bio was born in Bo District, Sierra Leone.
1996 – He led a coup in Sierra Leone on the 17th of January ousting president Valentine Strasser.
– He handed power over to Ahmad Tejan Kabbah on the 29th of March.
– He Interim head of state of Sierra Leone.
– He called democratic elections and resigned.