António Agostinho Neto
|1st Preses o Angola|
11 November 1975 – 10 September 1979
|Succeedit bi||José Eduardo dos Santos|
17 September 1922|
Ícolo e Bengo, Bengo, Owerseas Province o Angolae, Portugal
10 September 1979 (aged 56)|
Moscow, Soviet Union
|Poleetical pairty||Popular Movement for the Liberation o Angola|
|Spoose(s)||Maria Eugénia da Silva|
António Agostinho Neto (September 17, 1922 – September 10, 1979) served as the first Preses o Angolae (1975–1979), efter havin led the Popular Movement for the Liberation o Angolae (MPLA) in the war for unthirldom (1961–1974). Till his daith, he led the MPLA in the ceevil war (1975–2002). His birthday is celebrated as Naitional Heroes Day, a public holiday in Angolae.
References[eedit | eedit soorce]
- James, W. Martin (2004). Historical Dictionary of Angola. p. 110.