Category:João Bernardo Vieira

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English: João Bernardo "Nino" Vieira (27 April 1939 – 2 March 2009) was the President of Guinea-Bissau from 1980 to 1999 and again from 2005 to 2009.

João Bernardo Vieira 
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Prime Minister of Guinea-Bissau
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Date of birth27 April 1939
Date of death2 March 2009
  • homicide
Country of citizenship
Member of political party
  • African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde
Position held
  • President of Guinea-Bissau (14 November 1980, Carmen Pereira, 14 May 1984, Ansumane Mané)
  • Prime Minister of Guinea-Bissau (28 September 1978, Constantino Teixeira, 14 November 1980, Victor Saúde Maria)
  • Member of the National People's Assembly of Guinea-Bissau
  • Minister of Defence of Guinea-Bissau
Award received
  • Order of José Martí
Authority control
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