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Famous Politicians from Liberia

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List of famous politicians from Liberia, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of popular Liberia politicians includes members of the government who are either active or inactive, some of who might even now be dead. These are some of the most well-known Liberia politicians of all time, so if you're a native of Liberia and want to work for your country then these are the people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular politician from Liberia, then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

Thomas Buchanan and Ellen Johnson Sirleaf are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

You can click on the names of these renowned politicians of Liberia in order to get more information about each one.
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  • 1
    Alex J. Tyler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    Alex J. Tyler

    Age: 56

    BirthplaceKlay District

    NationalityLiberia

    Alex Jenekai Tyler is a Liberian politician and the current Speaker of the House of... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Antoinette Sayeh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    BirthplaceMonrovia, Liberia

    NationalityLiberia

    Antoinette Monsio Sayeh (born 12 July 1958 in Monrovia, Liberia) is a Liberian economist. ... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Brownie Samukai is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    Brownie Samukai

    Brownie Jeffery Samukai Jr. is the former Minister of National Defence of Liberia. He took... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Charles Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    BirthplaceArthington, Liberia, Liberia

    NationalityLiberia

    Charles McArthur Ghankay Taylor (born 28 January 1948) is a Liberian war criminal and former... more on Wikipedia
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    David D. Kpormakpor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    David D. Kpormakpor

    Dec. at 75 (1935-2010)

    BirthplaceBomi County, Liberia

    NationalityUnited States of America, Liberia

    David Donald Kpormakpor (28 September 1935 – 19 August 2010) was a Liberian politician and the... more on Wikipedia
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    Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

    Age: 81

    BirthplaceMonrovia, Liberia

    NationalityLiberia

    Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (born 29 October 1938) is a Liberian politician who served as the 24th... more on Wikipedia

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    George Weah is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    BirthplaceMonrovia, Liberia

    NationalityLiberia

    George Manneh Oppong Weah (; born 1 October 1966) is a Liberian politician and former... more on Wikipedia

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    Johnnie Lewis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    Johnnie Lewis

    Age: 73

    BirthplaceGreenville, Liberia

    NationalityLiberia

    Johnnie N. Lewis (April 16, 1946 – January 21, 2015) was a Liberian lawyer and politician. A... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Joseph Boakai is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    Joseph Boakai

    Age: 75

    BirthplaceFoya District

    NationalityLiberia

    Joseph Nyumah Boakai Sr. (born 30 November 1944) is a Liberian politician who served as Vice... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Olubanke King Akerele is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    Olubanke King Akerele

    Age: 73

    BirthplaceLiberia

    NationalityLiberia

    Olubanke King Akerele (born May 11, 1946) is a Liberian politician and diplomat who served as... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Prince Johnson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    BirthplaceTapeta, Liberia

    NationalityLiberia

    Prince Yormie Johnson (born 6 July 1952) is a Liberian politician and the current Senior... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Samuel Doe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    Samuel Doe

    Dec. at 39 (1951-1990)

    BirthplaceTuzon

    NationalityLiberia

    Samuel Kanyon Doe (May 6, 1951 – September 9, 1990) was a Liberian politician who served as... more on Wikipedia
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    Thomas Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Politicians from Liberia

    Thomas Buchanan

    Dec. at 33 (1808-1841)

    NationalityLiberia

    Thomas Buchanan (November 19, 1808 – September 3, 1841) was an American who became a... more on Wikipedia
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