did any major world leaders die during the 80s?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    I guess the joke answer is most of the Soviet Politburo. Here is your list:

    1980

    1) September 17 - Anastasio Somoza Debayle, former President of Nicaragua (assassinated) (b. 1925)

    2) November 20 - John McEwen, eighteenth Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1900)

    3) December 4 - Francisco Sá Carneiro, Prime Minister of Portugal (b. 1934)

    1981

    1) February 27 - Jacob H. Gilbert, American politician (b. 1920)

    2) September 2 - Enid Lyons, Australia politician (b. 1897)

    3) September 9 - Sir Robert (Bob) Askin, Premier of New South Wales (b. 1907)

    4) September 28 - Sir Edward Boyle, Baron Boyle of Handsworth, British Conservative cabinet minister (b. 1923)

    5) November 14 - Robert Bradford, Northern Irish footballer and politician (b. 1941)

    1982

    1) January 26 – Mikhail Suslov, Soviet politician and Politburo member (b. 1902)

    2) June 2 – Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry, President of Pakistan (b. 1904)

    3) August 21 – King Sobhuza II of Swaziland, at the time the longest reigning living monarch (b. 1899)

    4) September 14 – Grace Patricia Kelly, American actress and Princess of Monaco (b. 1929)

    5) October 18 – Bess Truman, First Lady of the United States (b. 1885)

    6) November 10 – Leonid Brezhnev, Premier of the Soviet Union (b. 1906)

    1983

    1) January 28 - Frank Forde, fifteenth Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1890)

    2) May 18 - Frank Aiken, Irish Foreign Minister (b. 1898)

    3) August 21 - Benigno Aquino, Jr., Filipino politician (b. 1932)

    1984

    1) February 9 - Yuri Andropov, General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (b. 1914)

    2) April 11 - Edgar V. Saks, Estonian statesman and historian (b. 1910)

    3) May 6 - Mary Cain, Mississippi newspaper editor and politician (b. 1904)

    4) October 12 - Sir Anthony Berry, British politician (bombing) (b. 1925)

    5) November 14 - Cesar Climaco, Filipino politician (assassinated) (b. 1916)

    1985

    1) March 10 - Konstantin Chernenko, Soviet politician (b. 1911)

    2) April 21 - Tancredo Neves, Brazilian elected president (b. 1910)

    3) August 6 - Forbes Burnham, President of Guyana (b. 1923)

    1986

    1) February 1 - Alva Myrdal, Swedish politician, diplomat, and writer, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (b. 1902)

    2) February 11 - Evelio Javier, Filipino politician, lawyer, and civil servant (b. 1942)

    3) February 24 - Tommy Douglas, Canadian politician and "Father of Medicare" in Canada (b. 1904)

    4) February 28 - Olof Palme, Prime Minister of Sweden (b. 1927)

    5) May 25 - Chester Bowles, American politician (b. 1901)

    6) September 7 - Omar Ali Saifuddin III, Sultan of Brunei (b. 1914)

    7) November 8 - Artur London, Czech statesman (b. 1915)

    8) November 8 - Vyacheslav Molotov, Soviet politician (b. 1890)

    9) November 10 - Rogelio de la Rosa, Filipino actor and politician (b. 1916)

    10) December 29 - Harold Macmillan, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1894)

    1987

    1) January 21 - Charles Goodell, American politician (b. 1926)

    2) April 26 - John Ernest Silkin, British politician (b. 1923)

    3) August 17 - Rudolf Hess, Nazi official (b. 1894

    4) November 1 - René Lévesque, Canadian politician and premier of Quebec (b. 1922)

    1988

    1) January 13 - Chiang Ching-kuo, President of the Republic of China (b. 1910)

    2) January 14 - Georgi Malenkov, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Soviet Communist Party (b. 1902)

    3) March 9 - Kurt Georg Kiesinger, third Chancellor of Germany (b. 1904)

    4) March 31 - Sir William McMahon, twentieth Prime Minister of Australia (b. 1908)

    5) August 17 - Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr., American lawyer and politician (b. 1914)

    6) August 17 - Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq, leader of Pakistan (b. 1924)

    7) September 21 - Glenn Robert Davis, member of United States Congress (b. 1914)

    8) November 9 - John N. Mitchell, U.S. Attorney General and convicted Watergate criminal (b. 1913)

    1989

    1) January 11 - August Koern, Estonian statesman and diplomat (b. 1900)

    2) April 15 - Hu Yaobang, General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (b. 1915)

    3) April 30 - Yi, Bang-ja, Crown Princess of Korea (b. 1901)

    4) June 3 - Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, Supreme Leader of Iran (b. 1900)

    5) June 20 - Hilmar Baunsgaard, Danish politician (b. 1920)

    6) August 14 - Robert Bernard Anderson, American political figure (b. 1910)

    7) August 16 - Jean-Hilaire Aubame, French-Gabonese politician (b. 1912)

    8) September 17 - Hugh Quincy Alexander, American politician (b. 1911)

    9) September 28 - Ferdinand Marcos, President of the Philippines (b. 1917)

    10) November 12 - Sourou Migan Apithy, Beninese political figure (b. 1913)

    11) November 25 - George Cakobau, Fiji Governor General (b. 1912)

    12) November 26 - Ahmed Abdallah, Comorian politician (b. 1919)

    13) November 30 - Ahmadou Ahidjo, Cameroonian politician (b. 1924)

    14) December 25 - Nicolae Ceauşescu, Romanian dictator (executed) (b. 1918)

  • Erika
    Lv 4
    4 years ago

    President Franklin D. Roosevelt, President Harry Truman, best Minister Winston Churchill from great Britain, Josef Stalin from Russia, Adolf Hitler from Germany, Benito Mussolini from Italy, Charles De Gaulle of France. Francisco Franco of Spain, best Minister Hideki Tojo and Emperor Hirohito of Japan.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Francois Mitterand, the President of France

  • 1 decade ago

    No, and unfortunately we still have old Jimmy Carter hanging around.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    No they're all fine.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Regan, He was brain dead

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