List of state leaders in 1960

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This is a list of heads of state, government leaders, and other rulers in the year 1960.

Africa[edit]

Asia[edit]

Europe[edit]

North America[edit]

Oceania[edit]

South America[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ In exile between 1936 and 1941.
  2. ^ Ghana only became independent in 1957.
  3. ^ Morocco only became independent in 1956.
  4. ^ Nnamdi Azikiwe was titled President of Nigeria between 1963 and 1966, after the abolition of the monarchy.
  5. ^ Gamal Abdel Nasser was President of Egypt 1954–1958 and 1961–1970.
  6. ^ Gamal Abdel Nasser was Prime Minister of Egypt 1954–1958 and 1961–1962.
  7. ^ North Korea only became independent in 1948.
  8. ^ Malaya only became independent in 1957.
  9. ^ Prime minister of Vietnam from 1976 to 1987.
  10. ^ In exile between 1940 and 1945.
  11. ^ 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.
  12. ^ 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.

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