Mobutu Sese Seko Biography, Joseph Désiré Mobutu Biography, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Africa

Mobutu Sese Seko (Joseph Désiré Mobutu) was born on October 14, 1930, in Lisbala, the son of a servant of a local magistrate. Mobutu Sésé Seko was president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, which was also known as Zaire for much of his reign, from 1965 to 1997. Read Joseph Désiré Mobutu Biography. Read more