Foreign-born World Leaders

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Can you name the modern states in which each of these post-1900 world leaders were born?

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LeaderCountry of Birth
Chau Sen Cocsal Chhum, Prime Minister of Cambodia 1962
Rupiah Banda, President of Zambia 2008-2011
Vilis Krištopans, Prime Minister of Latvia 1998-1999
Saad Hariri, Prime Minister of Lebanon 2009-2011
Yitzhak Ben-Zvi, President of Israel 1952-1963
Édouard Balladur, Prime Minister of France 1993-1995
Bikenibeu Paeniu, Prime Minister of Tuvalu 1989-1993, 1996-1999
Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq, President of Pakistan 1978-1988
Anatoliy Kinakh, Prime Minister of Ukraine 2001-2002
Syngman Rhee, President of South Korea 1948-1960
Kim Jong-il, Supreme Leader of North Korea 1994-2011
Golda Meir, Prime Minister of Israel 1969-1974
Ferenc Szálasi, Leader of the Nation of Hungary 1944-1945
George Reid, Prime Minister of Australia 1904-1905
Nicéphore Soglo, President of Benin 1991-1996, Prime Minister 1990-1991
Bhumibol Adulyadej, King Rama IX of Thailand 1946-PRESENT
Nouhak Phoumsavanh, President of Laos 1992-1998
Horst Köhler, President of Germany 2004-2010
Zoltán Tildy, President of Hungary 1946-1948, Prime Minister of Hungary 1945-1946
Arthur Barclay, President of Liberia 1904-1912
Menachem Begin, Prime Minister of Israel 1977-1983
Chaim Herzog, President of Israel 1983-1993
Fred Degazon, President of Dominica 1979-1980
Joseph Ward, Prime Minister of New Zealand 1906-1912, 1928-1930
Ascensión Esquivel Ibarra, President of Costa Rica 1902-1906
Stephanos Skouloudis, Prime Minister of Greece 1915-1916
Filip Vujanović, President of Montenegro 2003-PRESENT
Devan Nair, President of Singapore 1981-1985
Ephraim Katzir, President of Israel 1973-1978
Luigi Pelloux, Prime Minister of Italy 1898-1900
Abdus Sattar, President of Bangladesh 1981-1982
Muhammad Ali Bogra, Prime Minister of Pakistan 1953-1955
Chris Watson, Prime Minister of Australia 1904
Fethi Okyar, Prime Minister of Turkey 1924-1925
Ricardo Maduro, President of Honduras 2002-2006
Baek Du-jin, Prime Minister of South Korea 1952-1953, 1953-1954, 1970-1971
Andrew Bonar Law, Prime Minister of United Kingdom 1922-1923
Ghazi, King of Iraq 1933-1939
Walter Kieber, Prime Minister of Liechtenstein 1974-1978
Anton Yugov, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Bulgaria 1956-1962
Edward Seaga, Prime Minister of Jamaica 1980-1989
René Viviani, Prime Minister of France 1914-1915
François Bozizé, President of Central African Republic 2003-PRESENT
George I, King of Greece 1863-1913
Ernst Streeruwitz, Chancellor of Austria 1929
Manuel Amador Guerrero, President of Panama 1904-1908
Georgi Traykov, Head of State of Bulgaria 1964-1971
Mykola Azarov, Prime Minister of Ukraine 2010-PRESENT
William Massey, Prime Minister of New Zealand 1912-1925
Jean-Luc Dehaene, Prime Minister of Belgium 1992-1999
Piotr Jaroszewicz, Prime Minister of Poland 1970-1980
Ibrahim Hashem, Prime Minister of Jordan 1957-1958
Hasan Hasanov, Prime Minister of Azerbaijan 1990-1992
Levon Ter-Petrosyan, President of Armenia 1991-1998
Habibullah Khan, Emir of Afghanistan 1901-1919
Bernardino Machado, President of Portugal 1921, 1925-1926
Johannes Virolainen, Prime Minister of Finland 1964-1966
Moshe Sharett, Prime Minister of Israel 1954-1955
Iskander Mirza, President of Pakistan 1956-1958
Andrey Lyapchev, Prime Minister of Bulgaria 1926-1931
Edwin Linkomies, Prime Minister of Finland 1943-1944
Mohammed Nadir Shah, King of Afghanistan 1929-1933
Rosa Zafferani, Captain Regent of San Marino 1999, 2008
Franz I, Prince of Liechtenstein 1929-1938
LeaderCountry of Birth
Carlos Manuel de Céspedes y Quesada, President of Cuba 1933
Mary McAleese, President of Ireland 1997-2011
Sylvanus Olympio, President of Togo 1958-1963
Son Ngoc Thanh, Prime Minister of Cambodia 1945, 1972
Louis II, Prince of Monaco 1922-1949
Aleksandar Malinov, Prime Minister of Bulgaria 1908-1911, 1918, 1931
Józef Piłsudski, Chief of State of Poland 1918-1922, Prime Minister of Poland 1926-1928, 1930
Ante Jelavić, Presidency Member of Bosnia and Herzegovina 1998-2001
Khaleda Zia, Prime Minister of Bangladesh 1991-1996, 2001-2006
Sergei Stepashin, Prime Minister of Russia 1999
David Thompson, Prime Minister of Barbados 2008-2010
Abhisit Vejjajiva, Prime Minister of Thailand 2008-2011
Chaim Weizmann, President of Israel 1949-1952
Adnan Terzić, Prime Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina 2002-2007
Paul von Hindenburg, President of Germany 1925-1934
Mátyás Rákosi, de facto Leader of Hungary 1945-1956
Ian Khama, President of Botswana 2008-PRESENT
William, Prince of Albania 1914
David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister of Israel 1948-1954, 1955-1963
Lauri Kristian Relander, President of Finland 1925-1931
Ismaïl Omar Guelleh, President of Djibouti 1999-PRESENT
Branko Crvenkovski, President of Macedonia 2004-2009, Prime Minister of Macedonia 1992-1998, 2002-2004
Theodor Körner, President of Austria 1951-1957
Walter Breisky, Chancellor of Austria 1922
Sergei Stanishev, Prime Minister of Bulgaria 2005-2009
Walter Nash, Prime Minister of New Zealand 1957-1960
Pyotr Stolypin, Prime Minister of Russia 1906-1911
Serzh Sargsyan, President of Armenia 2008-PRESENT, Prime Minister 2007-2008
Moshe Katsav, President of Israel 2000-2007
Zalman Shazar, President of Israel 1963-1973
Tofilau Eti Alesana, Prime Minister of Samoa 1982-1985, 1988-1998
Adolf Schärf, President of Austria 1957-1965
Garretson W. Gibson, President of Liberia 1900-1904
Adolf Hitler, Chancellor and Führer of Germany 1933-1945
Michael Joseph Savage, Prime Minister of New Zealand 1935-1940
Bishweshwar Prasad Koirala, Prime Minister of Nepal 1959-1960
Ludvig Holstein-Ledreborg, Prime Minister of Denmark 1909
Ivica Račan, Prime Minister of Croatia 2000-2003
João Pinheiro Chagas, Prime Minister of Portugal 1911
Lester Bird, Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda 1994-2004
Julia Gillard, Prime Minister of Australia 2010-PRESENT
Albert I, Prince of Monaco 1889-1922
Hendrik Verwoerd, Prime Minister of South Africa 1958-1966
Hassan Gouled Aptidon, President of Djibouti 1977-1999
Yitzhak Shamir, Prime Minister of Israel 1983-1984, 1986-1992
Suat Hayri Ürgüplü, Prime Minister of Turkey 1965
Patrice Trovoada, Prime Minister of São Tomé and Príncipe 2010-PRESENT, 2008
Jerzy Buzek, Prime Minister of Poland 1997-2001
William D. Coleman, President of Liberia 1896-1900
Pervez Musharraf, President of Pakistan 2001-2008
Johann I, Prince of Liechtenstein 1858-1929
Nikolai Tanayev, Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan 2002-2005
Peter Fraser, Prime Minister of New Zealand 1940-1949
Dámaso Berenguer, Prime Minister of Spain 1930-1931
Lee Myung-bak, President of South Korea 2008-PRESENT
Carol I, King of Romania 1881-1914
John Compton, Prime Minister of St Lucia 1979, 1982-1996, 2006-2007
Ferdinand I, King of Romania 1914-1927
Yevgeny Primakov, Prime Minister of Russia 1998-1999
Marcelo Azcárraga Palmero, Prime Minister of Spain 1897-1900, 1900-1901
Franz Joseph II, Prince of Liechtenstein 1938-1989
Yuriy Yekhanurov, Prime Minister of Ukraine 2005-2006
Ferdinand I, Tsar of Bulgaria 1887-1918
Moana Carcasses Kalosil, Prime Minister of Vanuatu 2013-PRESENT
LeaderCountry of Birth
Éamon de Valera, President of Ireland 1959-1973, Taoiseach of Ireland 1937-1948, 1951-1954, 1957-1959
Richard Seddon, Prime Minister of New Zealand 1893-1906
Yusof bin Ishak, President of Singapore 1965-1970
Han Myeong-sook, Prime Minister of South Korea 2006-2007
William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg 1905-1912
Joseph Cook, Prime Minister of Australia 1913-1914
João Tamagnini Barbosa, Prime Minister of Portugal 1918-1919
Talal, King of Jordan 1951-1952
Martti Ahtisaari, President of Finland 1994-2000
Emil Constantinescu, President of Romania 1996-2000
Manuel Valls, Prime Minister of France 2014-PRESENT
Nicolae Văcăroiu, Prime Minister of Romania 1992-1996
Zinaida Greceanîi, Prime Minister of Moldova 2008-2009
Dominique de Villepin, Prime Minister of France 2005-2007
Boris Tadić, President of Serbia 2004-2012
Karl Renner, President of Austria 1945-1950, Chancellor of Austria 1918-1920, 1945
Erskine Hamilton Childers, President of Ireland 1973-1974
Toomas Hendrik Ilves, President of Estonia 2006-PRESENT
Janet Jagan, President of Guyana 1997-1999, Prime Minister of Guyana 1997
Abdelaziz Bouteflika, President of Algeria 1999-PRESENT
Galo Plaza, President of Ecuador 1948-1952
Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, President of France 1974-1981
Liaquat Ali Khan, Prime Minister of Pakistan 1947-1951
Pierre Werner, Prime Minister of Luxembourg 1959-1974, 1979-1984
Clemente Yerovi, President of Ecuador 1966
Andrew Fisher, Prime Minister of Australia 1908-1909, 1910-1913, 1914-1915
Konstantinos Tsaldaris, Prime Minister of Greece 1946-1947, 1947
Shimon Peres, President of Israel 2007-PRESENT, Prime Minister of Israel 1977, 1984-1986, 1995-1996
Paul Deschanel, President of France 1920
George Papandreou, Prime Minister of Greece 2009-2011
Aleksandras Abišala, Prime Minister of Lithuania 1992
Billy Hughes, Prime Minister of Australia 1915-1923
Inder Kumar Gujral, Prime Minister of India 1997-1998
Adolfo Díaz, President of Nicaragua 1911-1917, 1926-1929
Manuel Gondra, President of Paraguay 1910-1911, 1920-1921
Khawaja Nazimuddin, Prime Minister of Pakistan 1951-1953
Sixto Durán-Ballén, President of Ecuador 1992-1996
Abdelmunim al-Rifai, Prime Minister of Jordan 1969, 1970
Tony Abbott, Prime Minister of Australia, 2013-PRESENT
Faisal I, King of Iraq 1921-1933
Robert Schuman, Prime Minister of France 1947-1948, 1948
Ananda Mahidol, King Rama VIII of Thailand 1935-1946
Fernand Bouisson, Prime Minister of France 1935
Khuang Aphaiwong, Prime Minister of Thailand 1944-1945, 1946, 1947-1948
Toaripi Lauti, Prime Minister of Tuvalu 1978-1981
Abdullah I, King of Jordan 1946-1951
Haakon VII, King of Norway 1905-1957
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, President of Turkey 1923-1938, Prime Minister of Turkey 1920-1921
Olav V, King of Norway 1957-1991
Maurice Bishop, Prime Minister of Grenada 1979-1983
Gabriel Lisette, Prime Minister of Chad 1957-1959
Muhammad Naguib, President of Egypt 1953-1954, Prime Minister of Egypt 1952-1954
Tawfik Abu al-Huda, Prime Minister of Jordan 1951-1953, 1954-1955
Levi Eshkol, Prime Minister of Israel 1963-1969
Robert Kocharyan, President of Armenia 1998-2008, Prime Minister of Armenia 1997-1998
Rafael Ángel Calderón Fournier, President of Costa Rica 1990-1994
Ricardo Arias, President of Panama 1955-1956
John Turner, Prime Minister of Canada 1984
Kurt Schuschnigg, Chancellor of Austria 1934-1938
Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of India 2004-PRESENT
Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein 1989-PRESENT
Saud, King of Saudi Arabia 1953-1964
Siad Barre, President of Somalia 1969-1991
Rudolf Ramek, Chancellor of Austria 1924-1926

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