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Muammar Gadaffi (1942–2011)

Muammar Abu Meniar el-Gaddafi was born in the North African desert, south of Sirte, Libya, in 1942 (the exact date is unknown; some sources day June 1, while others say sometime in September). The son of a poor Bedouin nomad, Gaddafi lived in his family's remote desert camp until he went away to school at age 9. While a student at a secondary ... See full bio »


(age 69) in Sirte, Libya

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 2012 Ulmefilm (Documentary)
 2011 Le monde en face (TV Series documentary)
- Le piège (2011) ... Himself
 2010 The 7PM Project (TV Series)
- Episode #1.150 (2010) ... Himself (as Colonel Gadaffi)
 2009 Larry King Live (TV Series)
- Moammar Gadafi (2009) ... Himself
 2009 African Parade (Documentary)
 2008 Starko!
 2007 20 heures le journal (TV Series)
- Episode dated 16 December 2007 (2007) ... Himself (as Mouammar Khadafi)
 2007 Situation Critical (TV Series documentary)
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- Entebbe Hostage Rescue (2007) ... Himself - Libyan Leader
 2005 They Made History (TV Series)
- Muammar Gadaffi (2005) ... Himself
 2003-2004 BBC World News (TV Series)
- Episode dated 24 March 2004 (2004) ... Himself
- Episode dated 29 December 2003 (2003) ... Himself
 1981 TV Eye (TV Series)
- Gaddafi (1981) ... Himself
 1976 Anno Domini (TV Series)
- Soldier for Islam (1976) ... Himself (as Colonel Gadaffi)
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Muammar Al-Gaddafi | Muammar Al-Gadhafi | Mu'ammar Al-Qadhafi | Colonel Gadaffi | Colonel Gaddafi | Muammar Gadhafi | Mouammar Khadafi


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In a quite eerie coincidence, the year of his death had been predicted by a 1980s sitcom Second Chance (1987). The pilot episode of the show which aired in 1987 featured the ex-Libyan leader as one of the people showing up in Saint Peter's Office on July 29, 2011 to be judged whether he will go to hell or heaven. See more »


Flamboyant dress sense; either gaudy bespoke military uniforms or large flowing robes in various colours. See more »

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