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Who is Idi Amin? Biography, gossip, facts?

Field Marshal Alhaji Dr. Idi Amin Dada VC DSO MC CBE (mid-1920s - 16 August 2003) was the third President of Uganda from 1971 to 1979. Amin joined the British colonial regiment the King's African Rifles in 1946 serving in Somalia and Kenya. Eventually Amin held the rank of Major general in the post-colonial Ugandan Army and became its Commander before seizing power in the military coup of January 1971 deposing Milton Obote.

Is Idi Amin still alive? Are there any death rumors?

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How old was Idi Amin when he/she died?

Idi Amin was 20 years old when he/she died.

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When did Idi Amin die? How long ago was that?

Idi Amin died on the 16th of August 2003, which was a Saturday. The tragic death occurred 20 years ago.

Was Idi Amin gay or straight?

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Where was Idi Amin born?

Idi Amin was born in Kampala.

Where did Idi Amin die?

Idi Amin died in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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What religion was Idi Amin?

Idi Amin's religion and religious background was: Islam.

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When did Idi Amin retire? When did Idi Amin end the active career?

Idi Amin retired on the 11th of April 1979, which is more than 45 years ago. The date of Idi Amin's retirement fell on a Wednesday.

Did Idi Amin do drugs? Did Idi Amin smoke cigarettes or weed?

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When did Idi Amin's career start? How long ago was that?

Idi Amin's career started on the 25th of January 1971, which is more than 53 years ago. The first day of Idi Amin's career was a Monday.

What wars did Idi Amin fight in? In which battles did Idi Amin participate?

Idi Amin fought multiple wars and battles, for example: 1971 Ugandan coup d'état and Mau Mau Uprising.

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