Foreign-born World Leaders 1

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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
David Thompson, Prime Minister of Barbados 2008-2010
Edward Seaga, Prime Minister of Jamaica 1980-1989
Rafael Ángel Calderón Fournier, President of Costa Rica 1990-1994
Ricardo Arias, President of Panama 1955-1956
Lauri Kristian Relander, President of Finland 1925-1931
François Bozizé, President of Central African Republic 2003-PRESENT
Patrice Trovoada, Prime Minister of São Tomé and Príncipe 2014-PRESENT, 2010-2012, 2008
Mary McAleese, President of Ireland 1997-2011
Chris Watson, Prime Minister of Australia 1904
Abdullah I, King of Jordan 1946-1951
Abhisit Vejjajiva, Prime Minister of Thailand 2008-2011
Ascensión Esquivel Ibarra, President of Costa Rica 1902-1906
Pierre Werner, Prime Minister of Luxembourg 1959-1974, 1979-1984
Fethi Okyar, Prime Minister of Turkey 1924-1925
Khaleda Zia, Prime Minister of Bangladesh 1991-1996, 2001-2006
Yuriy Yekhanurov, Prime Minister of Ukraine 2005-2006
Edwin Linkomies, Prime Minister of Finland 1943-1944
Walter Nash, Prime Minister of New Zealand 1957-1960
Marcelo Azcárraga Palmero, Prime Minister of Spain 1897-1900, 1900-1901
Son Ngoc Thanh, Prime Minister of Cambodia 1945, 1972
Édouard Balladur, Prime Minister of France 1993-1995
Kim Jong-il, Supreme Leader of North Korea 1994-2011
Billy Hughes, Prime Minister of Australia 1915-1923
Zalman Shazar, President of Israel 1963-1973
Baek Du-jin, Prime Minister of South Korea 1952-1953, 1953-1954, 1970-1971
Anton Yugov, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Bulgaria 1956-1962
Pervez Musharraf, President of Pakistan 2001-2008
Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein 1989-PRESENT
Ferdinand I, King of Romania 1914-1927
Moana Carcasses Kalosil, Prime Minister of Vanuatu 2013-2014
Éamon de Valera, President of Ireland 1959-1973, Taoiseach of Ireland 1937-1948, 1951-1954, 1957-1959
Tawfik Abu al-Huda, Prime Minister of Jordan 1951-1953, 1954-1955
Tofilau Eti Alesana, Prime Minister of Samoa 1982-1985, 1988-1998
Andrew Bonar Law, Prime Minister of United Kingdom 1922-1923
LeaderCountry of Birth
Ibrahim Hashem, Prime Minister of Jordan 1957-1958
Sergei Stanishev, Prime Minister of Bulgaria 2005-2009
Shimon Peres, President of Israel 2007-2014, Prime Minister of Israel 1977, 1984-1986, 1995-1996
Paul Deschanel, President of France 1920
Moshe Katsav, President of Israel 2000-2007
Adolf Hitler, Chancellor and Führer of Germany 1933-1945
Moshe Sharett, Prime Minister of Israel 1954-1955
Richard Seddon, Prime Minister of New Zealand 1893-1906
Fred Degazon, President of Dominica 1979-1980
Maurice Bishop, Prime Minister of Grenada 1979-1983
René Viviani, Prime Minister of France 1914-1915
Hassan Gouled Aptidon, President of Djibouti 1977-1999
Ananda Mahidol, King Rama VIII of Thailand 1935-1946
Arthur Barclay, President of Liberia 1904-1912
Ernst Streeruwitz, Chancellor of Austria 1929
Toomas Hendrik Ilves, President of Estonia 2006-PRESENT
Saad Hariri, Prime Minister of Lebanon 2009-2011
Zoltán Tildy, President of Hungary 1946-1948, Prime Minister of Hungary 1945-1946
Golda Meir, Prime Minister of Israel 1969-1974
Konstantinos Tsaldaris, Prime Minister of Greece 1946-1947, 1947
Bikenibeu Paeniu, Prime Minister of Tuvalu 1989-1993, 1996-1999
Emil Constantinescu, President of Romania 1996-2000
Carlos Manuel de Céspedes y Quesada, President of Cuba 1933
Abdelmunim al-Rifai, Prime Minister of Jordan 1969, 1970
Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of India 2004-2014
Talal, King of Jordan 1951-1952
Saud, King of Saudi Arabia 1953-1964
Siad Barre, President of Somalia 1969-1991
Pyotr Stolypin, Prime Minister of Russia 1906-1911
Rupiah Banda, President of Zambia 2008-2011
Yevgeny Primakov, Prime Minister of Russia 1998-1999
Serzh Sargsyan, President of Armenia 2008-PRESENT, Prime Minister 2007-2008
Rudolf Ramek, Chancellor of Austria 1924-1926
Horst Köhler, President of Germany 2004-2010
LeaderCountry of Birth
Khawaja Nazimuddin, Prime Minister of Pakistan 1951-1953
Bernardino Machado, President of Portugal 1921, 1925-1926
Faisal I, King of Iraq 1921-1933
Andrew Fisher, Prime Minister of Australia 1908-1909, 1910-1913, 1914-1915
Branko Crvenkovski, President of Macedonia 2004-2009, Prime Minister of Macedonia 1992-1998, 2002-2004
George I, King of Greece 1863-1913
Adolf Schärf, President of Austria 1957-1965
Devan Nair, President of Singapore 1981-1985
Luigi Pelloux, Prime Minister of Italy 1898-1900
Theodor Körner, President of Austria 1951-1957
Suat Hayri Ürgüplü, Prime Minister of Turkey 1965
Michael Joseph Savage, Prime Minister of New Zealand 1935-1940
Liaquat Ali Khan, Prime Minister of Pakistan 1947-1951
João Tamagnini Barbosa, Prime Minister of Portugal 1918-1919
Manuel Valls, Prime Minister of France 2014-PRESENT
Mátyás Rákosi, de facto Leader of Hungary 1945-1956
David Ben-Gurion, Prime Minister of Israel 1948-1954, 1955-1963
Julia Gillard, Prime Minister of Australia 2010-PRESENT
Abdelaziz Bouteflika, President of Algeria 1999-PRESENT
Catherine Samba-Panza, Acting President of Central African Republic 2014-PRESENT
Tony Abbott, Prime Minister of Australia, 2013-PRESENT
Nikolai Tanayev, Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan 2002-2005
Gabriel Lisette, Prime Minister of Chad 1957-1959
Franz I, Prince of Liechtenstein 1929-1938
Moana Carcasses Kalosil, Prime Minister of Vanuatu 2013-PRESENT
Walter Kieber, Prime Minister of Liechtenstein 1974-1978
Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, President of France 1974-1981
Albert I, Prince of Monaco 1889-1922
Aleksandar Malinov, Prime Minister of Bulgaria 1908-1911, 1918, 1931
Aleksandras Abišala, Prime Minister of Lithuania 1992
Garretson W. Gibson, President of Liberia 1900-1904
Habibullah Khan, Emir of Afghanistan 1901-1919
Ante Jelavić, Presidency Member of Bosnia and Herzegovina 1998-2001
William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg 1905-1912

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