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Masire, Ketumile, Sir, 1925-2017


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  • Variants

    • Masire, Marquette Ketumile Johnny, 1925-2017
    • Masire, Q. K. J. (Quett Ketumile Johnny), 1925-2017
    • Masire, Quett, 1925-2017
    • Masire, Quett Ketumile Johnny, 1925-2017
    • Masire, Quett Ketumile Joni, 1925-2017
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1925-07-23
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2017-06-22
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1961
        • Affiliation End: 2017
        • Organization: (naf) Botswana Democratic Party
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Global Leadership Foundation
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Kanye (Botswana)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Gaborone (Botswana)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Botswana
    • Gender

        male
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  • Sources

    • found: The making of a president, c1994:t.p. (Sir Ketumile Masire) p. 11 (b. in Kanye, 07/23/25; Quett; Q.K.J. Masire) p. 20 (Ketumile Johnny Masire) p. 26 (Quett Masire) p. 47 (in early 1960s Ketumile rose to a position of national leadership; nation's first vice-president) p. 80 (became president following the death of President Seretse Khama which was announced on 07/13/80)
    • found: Wikipedia WWW site, Dec. 27, 2005(Sir Quett Ketumile Joni Masire, GCMG; b. July 23, 1925, Kanye; president of Botswana, July 13, 1980-Mar. 31, 1998)
    • found: Wikipedia, Feb. 25, 2017(Quett Masire; Quett Ketumile Joni Masire, GCMG; in 1961 he helped found the Botswana Democratic Party, and served as its first secretary-general)
    • found: AllAfrica.com, Botswana: Sir Ketumile Masire turns 90, 22 July 2015, viewed Feb. 26, 2017(Sir Ketumile)
    • found: Global Leadership Foundation website, viewed Feb. 26, 2017(Ketumile Masire; Sir Ketumile Masire; GLF member; since retirement [from the presidency] in 1998 he has been involved in diplomatic initiatives in a number of African countries; in 2007 he set up the Sir Ketumile Masire Foundation; numerous honorary doctorates; knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1991)
    • found: New York times WWW site, viewed June 29, 2017(Ketumile Masire; Quett Ketumile Joni Masire; b. July 23, 1925, Kanye; d. June 22, Gaborone, aged 91; as president of Botswana for nearly two decades, helped transform his arid and destitute country into the envy of other African nations)
  • Change Notes

    • 1997-02-04: new
    • 2017-06-29: revised
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