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The following is a list of presidents of the Marshall Islands, since the creation of that office in 1979.

List of presidents of the Marshall Islands

No. Portrait President

(Birth–Death)

Term of office Political affiliation Notes
Took office Left office Time in office
1 Amata Kabua MH.png Amata Kabua
(1928–1996)
November 17, 1979 December 20, 1996 17 years,

94 days

Independent Died in office
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(Acting)
Seal of the Marshall Islands.svg Kunio Lemari
(1942–2008)
December 20, 1996 January 14, 1997 25 days Aelon̄ Kein Ad
United Democratic Party
2 Imata Kabua.png Imata Kabua
(1943–2019)
January 14, 1997 January 10, 2000 2 years,

361 days

Aelon̄ Kein Ad
United Democratic Party
3 Kessai Note 2005.jpg Kessai Note
(1950–)
January 10, 2000 January 14, 2008 8 years,

4 days

United Democratic Party First non Iroijlaplap (Chief)
4 Litokwa Tomeing with Obamas cropped.jpg Litokwa Tomeing
(1939–2020)
January 14, 2008 October 21, 2009 1 year,

280 days

United People's Party Ousted in a Vote of No Confidence
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(Acting)
Seal of the Marshall Islands.svg Ruben Zackhras
(1947–)
October 21, 2009 November 2, 2009 12 days United Democratic Party
5 Jurelang Zedkaia.gif Jurelang Zedkaia
(1950–2015)
November 2, 2009 January 10, 2012 2 years,

68 days

Independent
6 Christopher Loeak portrait.PNG Christopher Loeak
(1952–)
January 10, 2012 January 11, 2016 4 years,

1 day

Independent
7 Casten Nemra.jpg Casten Nemra
(1971–)
January 11, 2016 January 28, 2016 17 days Independent Ousted in a Vote of No Confidence
8 Hilda Heine 20171030.jpg Hilda C. Heine
(1951–)
January 28, 2016 January 13, 2020 3 years,

350 days

Independent
9 Seal of the Marshall Islands.svg David Kabua
(1951–)
January 13, 2020 Incumbent &&&&&&&&&&&&&&01.&&&&&01 year, &&&&&&&&&&&&0257.&&&&&0257 days Aelon̄ Kein Ad
United Democratic Party
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