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Abdallah, Ahmed Abderemane

Born: 1919 AD
Died: 1989 AD

1919 – Born on the 12th of June in Domoni, Island ofAnjouan.

1940 – He began participating in the government.

1949 – He was the President of the general council for four years.

1970 – He was the chairman of the chamber of deputies.

1972 – He became the leader of his political party, the Comoros Democratic Union (UDC).

       – He was the president of the government council and Chief Minister of the Comoros, he served

              that position for three years.     

       – He became the first president of the independent islands, when the islands became independent

              from France.

1975 – He was overthrown by Said Mohamed Jaffar in a coup d’etat, on the 3rd of August.

1976 – He was overthrown by Ali Soilih.

1978 – He who had been living in exile in Paris, France, staged a coup against Soilih with the help

               of mercenary Bob   Denard.
       – He became the lone chair on the 3rd of October.

       – He assumed the title of president and remained in office until his death on the 25th of October.

1982 – He had the Comoros Democratic Union (UDC) and all other parties abolished, and a new party,

              the Comorian Union for Progress (UCP), was set up.
1984 – He was re-elected unopposed.

1989 – He was assassinated in the capital, Moroni, on the 26th of November during a coup led by Ali

              Soilih’s half-brother, Said Mohamed Djohar.