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Didier Ratsiraka
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Didier Ratsiraka (center)
President of the Supreme Revolutionary Council
In office
15 June 1975 – 27 March 1993
Preceded by Gilles Andriamahazo
Succeeded by Albert Zafy
President of Madagascar
In office
9 February 1997 – 6 May 2002
Preceded by Albert Zafy
Succeeded by Marc Ravalomanana
Personal details
Born 4 November 1936 (1936-11-04) (age 83)
Vatomandry, Madagascar
Political party Vanguard of the Malagasy Revolution

Vice Admiral Didier Ratsiraka (born 4 November 1936) is a Malagasy politician. He was the President of Madagascar from 1975 to 1993 and from 1997 to 2002. He was in exile from 2009 to 2011.


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