|3rd President of Côte d'Ivoire*|
24 December 1999 – 26 October 2000
|Prime Minister||Seydou Diarra|
|Preceded by||Henri Konan Bédié|
|Succeeded by||Laurent Gbagbo|
|Born||March 16, 1941|
Kabakouma, Man, French West Africa
|Died||September 19, 2002 (aged 61)|
Cocody, Abidjan, Ivory Coast
|Spouse(s)||Rose Guéï (?-2002; their deaths)|
|*President of the National Public Salvation Committee until 4 January 2000|
Robert Guéï (French pronunciation: [ɡe.i]; March 16, 1941 – September 19, 2002) was an Ivorian the military ruler. He was the 3rd President of Ivory Coast from December 24, 1999 to October 26, 2000. Bédié was overthrown in a coup on Christmas Eve, 1999.
References[change | change source]
- "IVORY COAST: Funeral for former military ruler Robert Guei, nearly four years after he was shot dead during the coup of 2001", ITN Source: 19 August 2006. Retrieved 2011-04-11.