President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (1910-1969)
Joseph Kasa-Vubu (c. 1917 – 24 March 1969) was a Congolese politician. He was the first President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (then Republic of the Congo) from 1960 to 1965.
|1st President of the Republic of the Congo|
27 June 1960 – 24 November 1965
|Prime Minister||Patrice Lumumba|
Justin Marie Bomboko
|Preceded by||Position established|
|Succeeded by||Joseph-Désiré Mobutu|
Kuma-Dizi, Mayombe, Belgian Congo
|Died||24 March 1969 (aged c.
Boma, Democratic Republic of the Congo
|Spouse(s)||Hortense Ngoma Masunda (m. 1941)|
|Children||Adolphe Kasa-Vubu, Marie-Rose Kasa-Vubu, Flavien Kasa-Vubu, Justine Kasa-Vubu, Bibiane Kasa-Vubu, Zecké Kasa-Vubu, Joséphine Kasa-Vubu, Alain Kasa-Vubu and Michel Kasa-Vubu|
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