List of heads of state of Algeria
This is a list of heads of state of Algeria since the country gained independence in 1962, at the end of the Algerian War.
The first head of state of independent Algeria was Abderrahmane Farès, wi...
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Ptolemy of Mauretania
Ptolemy of Mauretania (Ancient Greek: Πτολεμαῖος, Latin: Ptolemaeus, 13 BC/9 BC-40) was the last Roman client king and ruler of Mauretania for Rome.
Ptolemy was the son of King Juba II an...
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President of Algeria
The President of Algeria is the head of state and chief executive of Algeria, as well as the Commander-in-Chief of the Algerian armed forces.
The Tripoli Program, which served as Algeria's constit...
Juba II
Juba II (Iuba in Latin; Ancient Greek: Ἰóβας, Ἰóβα or Ἰούβας) or Juba II of Numidia (52/50 BC – AD 23) was a king of Numidia and then later moved to Mauretania. His first wife was Cleopatra Selen...
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Chadli Bendjedid
Chadli Bendjedid (Arabic: الشاذلي بن جديد‎‎; ALA-LC: ash-Shādhilī bin Jadīd; 14 April 1929 – 6 October 2012) was the third President of Algeria; his presidential term of office ran fr...
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Théodore Steeg
Théodore Steeg ([teodɔʁ stɛɡ]) (19 December 1868 – 19 December 1950) was a lawyer and professor of philosophy who became Premier of the French Third Republic.Steeg entered French politics in 1904 as a...
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Siege of Nice
The Siege of Nice occurred in 1543 and was part of the Italian War of 1542–46 in which Francis I and Suleiman the Magnificent collaborated in a Franco-Ottoman alliance against the Holy Roman Emperor C...
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Ali Khodja
Ali V Ben Ahmed, nicknamed Ali Khodja, Ali-Meguer, or Ali Loco (the mad) was the dey of the Regency of Algiers from September 1817, just after the assassination of his predecessor Omar Agha the 8th. H...
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Abderrahmane Farès
Abderrahmane Farès (Arabic: عبدالرحمن فارس‎‎; ALA-LC: ʿAbd ar-Raḥman Fāris; Kabyle: Ɛebderaḥman Fares ⵄⴻⴱⴷⴻⵔⴰⵃⵎⴰⵏ ⴼⴰⵔⴻⵙ; January 30, 1911 – May 13, 1991) was the Chairman of the Provis...
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Louis Henri de Gueydon
Louis Henri, comte de Gueydon (22 November 1809 – 1 December 1886) was a vice admiral in the French Navy, and the first governor of Algeria under the Third Republic.
De Gueydon was born in Granvil...
Houari Boumediene
Houari Boumediene, also transcribed Boumédiène, Boumedienne etc., (Arabic: هواري بومدين‎ ; ALA-LC: Hawārī Bū-Madyan; 23 August 1932 – 27 December 1978) served as Chairman of the R...
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Bertrand Clausel
Bertrand, comte Clausel (or Clauzel) (12 December 1772 – 21 April 1842) was a marshal of France.
Bertrand Clausel was born on 12 December 1772 at Mirepoix in the County of Foix, and served...
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Liamine Zéroual
Liamine Zéroual (Arabic: اليمين زروال‎ ALA-LC: al-Yamīn Zarwāl; Berber: Lyamin Ẓerwal; born 3 July 1941) was the fourth President of Algeria from 31 January 1994 to 27 April 1999.
He was...
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Jules Carde
Jules Gaston Henri Carde (3 June 1874 - 10 July 1949) was a French colonial administrator who served as Governor General of French West Africa and then Governor General of Algeria.
Jules Gaston H...
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Abdelmalek Benhabyles
Abdelmalek Benhabyles (born 27 April 1921) is an Algerian statesman. He was born in Chevreuil. He was a chairman of the Constitutional Council from 11 January 1992 until 14 January 1992, thus was act...
Ibrahim Bey
Ibrahim Bey, of his name Ibrahim Bey El-Greitli, chief of the Haraktas, was a bey of the province of Constantine, who reigned from July 1822 (1237 AH) to December 1824 (1239 AH).
Ibrahim was stepp...
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Ali Kafi
Ali Hussain Kafi (Arabic: علي حسين كافي‎‎; ALA-LC: ʿAlī Ḥusain Kāfī; 7 October 1928 – 16 April 2013) was an Algerian politician. He was Chairman of the High Council of State and ...
Bogud
Bogud (died 31 BC), son of King Bocchus I of Mauretania, was joint king of Mauretania with his elder brother Bocchus II, with Bocchus ruling east of the Moulouya River and his brother west. An importa...
Benyoucef Benkhedda
Benyoucef Benkhedda (Arabic: بن يوسف بن خدة‎; February 23, 1920 – February 4, 2003) was an Algerian politician. He headed the third GPRA exile government of the National Liberation Front (FL...
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Louis Lépine
Louis Jean-Baptiste Lépine was an eminent lawyer, politician and inventor who was prefect of police (préfet de police) for Paris from 1893 to 1897 and again from 1899 to 1913. He earned the nickname o...
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Ferhat Abbas
Ferhat Abbas (Arabic: فرحات عباس‎‎; ALA-LC: Farḥāt ʿAbbās; Kabyle: Ferḥat Σabbas ⴼⴻⵔⵃⴰⵜ ⵄⴰⴱⴱⴰⵙ; 24 October 1899 – 24 December 1985) was an Algerian political leader and briefly acted i...
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Capture of Algiers (1516)
The Capture of Algiers in 1516 was accomplished by the Ottoman brothers Oruç and Hayreddin Barbarossa against Sālim al-Tūmī, the ruler of the city of Algiers.
In 1510, the Spaniards had establishe...
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Ahmed Ben Bella
Ahmed Ben Bella (Arabic: أحمد بن بلّة‎‎; ALA-LC: Aḥmad bin Billah; 25 December 1918 – 11 April 2012) was an Algerian socialist soldier and revolutionary who was the first President of ...
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Fall of Tlemcen (1517)
The Fall of Tlemcen occurred in 1517, when the Ottoman corsair Oruç Barbarossa captured the city of Tlemcen from its sultan, Abu Zayan, the last member of the Banu Zayan lineage. The fall of Tlemcen f...