|56th President of Haiti|
14 May 2011 – 7 February 2016
|Prime Minister||Jean-Max Bellerive|
|Preceded by||René Préval|
|Succeeded by||Jocelerme Privert (acting)|
|Born||12 February 1961|
|Political party||Farmers' Response Party|
Michel Joseph Martelly (born 12 January 1961) is a Haitian politician, former musician, and businessman. He became the President of Haiti in May 2011. His predecessor was René Préval. His stage name was Sweet Mickey. He resigned on 10 February 2016.
References[change | change source]
- Michael E. Miller, 9 June 2011, New Times Broward-Palm Beach, Michel Martelly Is Haiti's New President. But the Former Palm Beach County Resident Has a Dark Side Archived 2014-10-19 at the Wayback Machine
- "Singer "Sweet Micky" takes oath as Haiti's president". Reuters. May 14, 2011. Archived from the original on May 15, 2011. Retrieved May 14, 2011.