List of state leaders in 1965

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This is a list of heads of state, government leaders, and other rulers in the year 1965.

Africa[edit]

Asia[edit]

Europe[edit]

North America[edit]

Oceania[edit]

South America[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Burundi only became independent in 1962.
  2. ^ West Cameroon joined Cameroon only in 1961.
  3. ^ Chad only became independent in 1960.
  4. ^ Gamal Abdel Nasser was President of the United Arab Republic 1958-1961.
  5. ^ In exile between 1936 and 1941.
  6. ^ The Malagasy Republic only became independent in 1960.
  7. ^ Malawi only became independent in 1964, before that Sir Glyn Smallwood Jones was titled Governor of Nyasaland.
  8. ^ Malawi only became independent in 1964.
  9. ^ Mali only became independent in 1960.
  10. ^ Nnamdi Azikiwe was titled Governor-General of Nigeria between 1960 and 1963 under the monarchy.
  11. ^ Nigeria only became independent in 1960.
  12. ^ Unacknowledged by the government after 1965.
  13. ^ Clifford Dupont was titled President of Rhodesia between 1970 and 1975 after the abolishing of the monarchy.
  14. ^ Rwanda only became independent in 1962.
  15. ^ Julius Nyerere was President of Tanganyika from 1962 to 1964.
  16. ^ Upper Volta only became independent in 1960.
  17. ^ William Gopallawa was titled President of Sri Lanka between 1972 and 1978 after the abolishing of the monarchy.
  18. ^ North Korea only became independent in 1948.
  19. ^ Kuwait only became independent in 1961.
  20. ^ Malaysia (then called Malaya) only became independent in 1957.
  21. ^ Prime minister of Vietnam from 1976 to 1987.
  22. ^ King Constantine II went into exile in 1967.
  23. ^ Malta only became independent in 1964, until then Sir Maurice Henry Dorman was titled Governor of Malta.
  24. ^ Malta only became independent in 1964.
  25. ^ The seven member Swiss Federal Council is the collective head of state and the government of Switzerland. Within the Council, the President of the Swiss Confederation serves solely in a primus inter pares capacity for one year.
  26. ^ The position Prime Minister of Cuba was abolished on 2 December 1976, but President of the Council of Ministers was created and it continued to be held by Fidel Castro.
  27. ^ Trinidad and Tobago only became independent in 1962, until then Sir Solomon Hochoy was titled Governor of Trinidad and Tobago.
  28. ^ Trinidad and Tobago only became independent in 1962.
  29. ^ Western Samoa only became independent in 1962.