List of Presidents of Tanzania
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This is a list of Presidents of the United Republic of Tanzania. The East African nation was formed on 26 April 1964 after the union between Tanganyika and the People's Republic of Zanzibar and Pemba as the United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar. On 29 October 1964, the new nation changed its name to the United Republic of Tanzania.
Presidents of Tanzania (1964–present)
|Took office||Left office||Political Party|
|United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar|
|26 April 1964||29 October 1964||TANU|
|United Republic of Tanzania|
|29 October 1964||5 February 1977||TANU|
|(1)||5 February 1977||5 November 1985||CCM|
|2||Ali Hassan Mwinyi
|5 November 1985||23 November 1995||CCM|
|23 November 1995||21 December 2005||CCM|
|21 December 2005||5 November 2015||CCM|
|5 November 2015||Incumbent||CCM|
- Served four terms. Elected unopposed by presidential elections in 1965, 1970, 1975 and 1980.
- Served two terms. Elected unopposed by presidential elections in 1985 and 1990.
- Served two terms. Elected by contested presidential elections in 1995 and 2000.
- Served two terms. Elected by contested presidential elections in 2005 and 2010.
- Elected by contested presidential election in 2015.
- Politics of Tanzania
- First Lady of Tanzania
- List of colonial heads of Tanganyika
- List of Governors-General of Tanganyika
- List of Presidents of Tanganyika
- List of Prime Ministers of Tanganyika
- President of Tanzania
- List of Prime Ministers of Tanzania
- List of Sultans of Zanzibar
- List of Presidents of Zanzibar
- List of Prime Ministers of Zanzibar
- Lists of Incumbents