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Mutharika, Bingu wa


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  • Variants

    • Mutharika, B. W. T.
    • Mutharika, B. Webster T.
    • Mutharika, Bingu
    • Mutharika, Bingu W. T.
    • Mutharika, Bingu Webster T.
    • Thom, Brightson Webster Ryson
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1934-02-24
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2012-04-05
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United Democratic Front (Malawi)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Preferential Trade Area of Eastern and Southern African States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa. Secretariat
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Thyolo District (Malawi)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Lilongwe (Malawi)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Malawi
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) India
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Mutharika, B. W. T.
  • Sources

    • found: nuc89-104910: Author's The changing structure of regional integration ... 1981(hdg. on MiEM rept.: Mutharika, B. W. T.; usage: Bingu Wa Mutharika)
    • found: LC data base, 7-11-90(hdg.: Mutharika, B. W. T.; usage: Bingu Wa Mutharika)
    • found: Wikipedia, Sept. 23, 2008(Bingu wa Mutharika (born February 24, 1934) is a Malawi economist, politician, and the current President of Malawi; born Brightson Webster Ryson Thom; family name Mutharika, first name Bingu; he later added the prefix 'wa' between his names to disguise his identity)
    • found: Guardian WWW site, Apr. 10, 2012(Bingu wa Mutharika; b. Feb. 24, 1934; d. Apr. 5, 2012; president of Malawi who went from reformer to despot)
    • found: Wikipedia, April 4, 2019(Bingu wa Mutharika; born in Thyolo, Nyasaland; died in Lilongwe, Malawi; parents Ryson Thom Mutharika and Eleni Thom Mutharika; changed his name sometime in the 1960s to Bingu wa Mutharika; bachelor's in economics from Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi; M.A. in economics, Delhi School of Economics; PhD in development economics, Pacific Western University; one of the first employed at the Preferential Trade Area of East and Central Africa (PTA), became its secretary-general in 1991; served in the Malawi civil service; loans officer at the World Bank and at the United Nations Economic Commission of Africa; secretary general of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA); cofounded the United Democratic Front in 1992; elected president in 2004, died in office in 2012)
    • found: OCLC, April 5, 2019(access points: Mutharika, B. W. T.; Mutharika, B. Webster T.; Mutharika, Bingu Webster T.; Mutharika, Bingu wa; Mutharika, Bingu wa, 1934- ; usage: B. W. T. Mutharika (1972-1974); Bingu W. T. Mutharika (1973, 1975); Bingu Mutharika; Bingu wa Mutharika (ca. 1977- ))
  • Change Notes

    • 1990-07-11: new
    • 2019-04-06: revised
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