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Jomo Kenyatta (1891–1978)

First president of Kenya (1964 - 78). Founder of various pan-African nationalist movements. He was imprisoned by the British colonial powers following the Mau Mau uprising (see films such as Simba (1955), 0049706 or Something of Value (1957) in 1952 and was exiled in 1959. He was released from prison in 1961 and was elected to the Legislative ... See full bio »


(age 86) in Mombasa, Kenya

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 1935 Sanders of the River
Tribal Chief (uncredited)
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 1967 Jomo Kenyatta (TV Movie documentary)
 1961 Face to Face (TV Series)
- Jomo Kenyatta (1961) ... Himself
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 2008 Africa Unite: A Celebration of Bob Marley's 60th Birthday (Documentary)
Himself - President of Kenya
 1996 100 Years of Olympic Glory (TV Movie documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1994 The Century of Warfare (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1994 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
Himself (at OAU conference)
- Malcolm X: Make It Plain (1994) ... Himself (at OAU conference) (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1970 Cameron Country (TV Series)
- Jomo and the Coat of May Colours (1970) ... Himself
 1966 NBC White Paper (TV Series documentary)
Himself - with Prince Philip
- The Age of Kennedy, Part II: The Presidency (1966) ... Himself - with Prince Philip

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