Azikiwe, Nnamdi

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Azikiwe, Nnamdi Gender: M
Benjamin Nnamdi Azikiwe
born on 16 November 1904 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place Zungeru, Nigeria, 9n48, 6e09
Timezone LMT m6e09 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 23°42' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 09°32 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 20°05'


Nigerian statesman, popularly known as "The Zik of Africa." He was one of the leading figures of modern Nigerian nationalism. He was head of state of Nigeria from 1963 to 1966. He served as the second and last Governor-General from 1960 to 1963 and the first President of Nigeria from 1963 to 1966, holding the presidency throughout the Nigerian First Republic. He died on May 11, 1996.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "My Odyssey: An Autobiography" by Nnamdi Azikiwe (C. Hurst, 1970), p. 7: "I was born at noon the following day, November 16, 1904, in a conically-shaped grass hut..."


  • Vocation : Politics : Heads of state (President of Nigeria from 1963 to 1966)