Updated at September 28, 2022 by BirthdayDBs Team
Walid Joumblatt is best known as Politician who has born on August 07, 1949 in Lebanon. Currently, Walid Joumblatt is 73 years, 1 months and 21 days old. Walid Joumblatt will celebrate 74th birthday on Monday, 7th of August 2023. Below the countdown to Walid Joumblatt upcoming birthday.
Prominent politician who became the president of Lebanon's Progressive Socialist Party and a leader of the Druze. His biggest social media presence is on Twitter where he shares his political views with over 850,000 followers.
He earned a bachelor's degree in political science and public administration from American University of Beirut in 1972.
He was previously employed as a reporter for the newspaper An-Nahar.
His father Kamal was a successful politician and his mother's name is May. He has a daughter named Dalia and sons named Taymour and Aslan.
Samir Geagea and Suleiman Frangieh Jr. are two other well-known politicians with Lebanese ancestry.
Walid Joumblatt is 73 years old today.
Walid Joumblatt was born on August 07, 1949 in Lebanon.
Walid Joumblatt zodiac sign is Leo.
Walid Joumblatt was best known as Politician.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Walid Joumblatt's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1964||Vietnam War: The U.S. Congress passes the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution giving U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson broad war powers to deal with North Vietnamese attacks on American forces.|
|1969||Richard Nixon appoints Luis R. Bruce, a Mohawk-Oglala Sioux and co-founder of the National Congress of American Indians, as the new commissioner of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.|
|1970||California judge Harold Haley is taken hostage in his courtroom and killed during an effort to free George Jackson from police custody.|
|1974||Philippe Petit performs a high wire act between the twin towers of the World Trade Center 1,368 feet (417 m) in the air.|
|1976||Viking program: Viking 2 enters orbit around Mars.|
|1978||U.S. President Jimmy Carter declares a federal emergency at Love Canal due to toxic waste that had been disposed of negligently.|
|1981||The Washington Star ceases all operations after 128 years of publication.|
|1985||Takao Doi, Mamoru Mohri and Chiaki Mukai are chosen to be Japan's first astronauts.|
|1987||Lynne Cox becomes first person to swim from the United States to the Soviet Union, crossing the Bering Strait from Little Diomede Island in Alaska to Big Diomede in the Soviet Union|
|1989||U.S. Congressman Mickey Leland (D-TX) and 15 others die in a plane crash in Ethiopia.|
|1990||First American soldiers arrive in Saudi Arabia as part of the Gulf War.|
|1993||Ada Deer, a Menominee activist, sworn in as the head of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.|
|1998||Bombings at United States embassies in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and Nairobi, Kenya kill approximately 212 people.|
|1999||The Chechnya-based Islamic International Brigade invades neighboring Dagestan.|
|2008||The start of the Russo-Georgian War over the territory of South Ossetia.|
|1988||The birth of Anisa Mohammed, West Indian cricketer|
|1988||The birth of Melody Oliveria, American blogger|
|1988||The birth of Erik Pieters, Dutch footballer|
|1988||The birth of Beanie Wells, American football player|
|1989||The birth of DeMar DeRozan, American basketball player|
|1990||The birth of Josh Franceschi, English singer-songwriter|
|1991||The birth of Luis Salom, Spanish motorcycle racer (d. 2016)|
|1991||The birth of Mitchell te Vrede, Dutch footballer|
|1991||The birth of Mike Trout, American baseball player|
|1992||The birth of Adam Yates, English cyclist|
|1992||The birth of Simon Yates, English cyclist|
|1992||The birth of E. J. Tackett, American bowler|
|1993||The birth of Martti Nõmme, Estonian ski jumper|
|1993||The birth of Zaur Sizo, Russian footballer|
|1993||The birth of Karol Zalewski, Polish sprinter|
|2013||The death of Anthony Pawson, English-Canadian biologist, chemist, and academic (b. 1952)|
|2013||The death of Margaret Pellegrini, American actress and dancer (b. 1923)|
|2013||The death of Meeli Truu, Estonian architect (d. 1946)|
|2013||The death of Alexander Yagubkin, Russian boxer (b. 1961)|
|2014||The death of Víctor Fayad, Argentine lawyer and politician (b. 1955)|
|2014||The death of Perry Moss, American football player and coach (b. 1926)|
|2014||The death of Henry Stone, American record producer (b. 1921)|
|2015||The death of Manuel Contreras, Chilean general (b. 1929)|
|2015||The death of Frances Oldham Kelsey, Canadian pharmacologist and physician (b. 1914)|
|2015||The death of Louise Suggs, American golfer, co-founded LPGA (b. 1923)|
|2016||The death of Bryan Clauson, American racing driver (b. 1989)|
|2017||The death of Don Baylor, American baseball player (b. 1949)|
|2017||The death of David Maslanka, American composer (b. 1943)|
|2018||The death of M. Karunanidhi, Indian politician, former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and prominent leader of Tamils (b. 1924)|
|2018||The death of Stan Mikita, Slovakian hockey player (b. 1940)|
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