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

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