List of state leaders in 1970

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This is a list of heads of state, government leaders, and other rulers in the year 1970.

Africa[edit]

Asia[edit]

Europe[edit]

North America[edit]

Oceania[edit]

South America[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Titled Emperor Bokassa I after 1976.
  2. ^ Chad only became independent in 1960.
  3. ^ Gamal Abdel Nasser was President of the United Arab Republic 1958-1961.
  4. ^ In exile between 1936 and 1941.
  5. ^ the Gambia only became independent in 1965.
  6. ^ Lesotho only became independent in 1966, before that Moshoeshoe II was titled Paramount Chief.
  7. ^ Lesotho only became independent in 1966.
  8. ^ The Malagasy Republic only became independent in 1960.
  9. ^ Mauritius only became independent in 1968.
  10. ^ Titled Officer Administering the Government of Rhodesia until 2 March 1970.
  11. ^ Rwanda only became independent in 1962.
  12. ^ Swaziland only became independent in 1968, until then Sobhuza II was titled Paramount Chief of Swaziland.
  13. ^ Swaziland only became independent in 1968.
  14. ^ Julius Nyerere was President of Tanganyika from 1962 to 1964.
  15. ^ William Gopallawa was titled President of Sri Lanka between 1972 and 1978 after the abolishing of the monarchy.
  16. ^ North Korea only became independent in 1948.
  17. ^ Malaysia (then called Malaya) only became independent in 1957.
  18. ^ Singapore only became independent in 1965, before that Yusof bin Ishak was titled Yang di-Pertuan Negara of Singapore.
  19. ^ Singapore only became independent in 1965.
  20. ^ President of the unified Vietnam from 1976 to 1980.
  21. ^ Prime minister of the unified 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. ^ Titled President of Suriname after independence in 1975.
  26. ^ 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.
  27. ^ Barbados only became independent in 1966.
  28. ^ 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.
  29. ^ Trinidad and Tobago only became independent in 1962, until then Sir Solomon Hochoy was titled Governor of Trinidad and Tobago.
  30. ^ Trinidad and Tobago only became independent in 1962.
  31. ^ Western Samoa only became independent in 1962.
  32. ^ Guyana only became independent in 1966.