Kwame Nkrumah Biography

Kwame Nkrumah, P.C. was the leader of Ghana and its predecessor state, the Gold Coast, from 1951 to 1966. Overseeing the nation's independence from British colonisation in 1957, Nkrumah was the first President of Ghana and the first Prime Minister of Ghana. An influential 20th-century advocate of Pan-Africanism, he was a founding member of the Organisation of African Unity and was the winner of the Lenin Peace Prize in 1963. He saw himself as an African Lenin. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Kwame Nkrumah
Nationality:
Ghana
Profession:
Politician, Teacher
Religion:
Catholicism
Date of Birth:
September 21, 1909
Astrological Sign:
Virgo
Date of Death:
April 27, 1972
Age at Death:
62
Cause of Death:
Cancer, Skin cancer
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