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Born on 26/02/1937 (format : day/month/year)Biography :
Iba Der Thiam (b.February 26, 1937), is a Senegalese writer and politician, currently the First Vice-President of the National Assembly of Senegal.
He was a history professor and rector at Cheikh Anta Diop University, Dakar, and Senegal's minister of national education (1983–88) under President Abdou Diouf.
He is a member of the International Commission for UNESCO’s History of Humanity. In the February 2000
presidential elections, he was the candidate for the Convention des Démocrates et des Patriotes political
party. He obtained 1.2 percent of the votes.
Internet site : http://ibaderthiam.com/
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