List Of Famous Ugandans Part 1
I have wrote about the beauty of Uganda "The Pearl Of Africa" so many times before, however not about notable Ugandans, here are some below. Idi Amin Former president of Uganda from 1971-1979 one of the most famous Ugandans known worldwide as one of the worlds most vicious dictators which is up for debate as he had many supporters even till this day he is loved by some. Idi Amin was born in 1928 in Koboko, Uganda and died in 2003 Jedda Saudi Arabia where he remained in exile from 1979 where he was was buried. Daniel Kaluuya A Ugandan born and raised in the UK and is now a multi-award-winning actor including an Oscar win and films such as Black Panther, and Judas and The black messiah. His career began when he was a teenager in UK sitcom skins, he has since gone on to become a global star. Bobbi Wine (Robert Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu) born 12 February 1982, known by his stage name Bobi Wine, is a Ugandan politician, singer, actor, and businessman. A former musician turned politician part of the people power political party he ran for the presidency in 2021 and although he did not win he is seen as the biggest challenge to Museveni. Uganda's longest-running President Museveni has been president for over 35 years. Anne Kansiime A famous female Ugandan comedian who is famous for her comedic sketch series on YouTube. Born in 1987 in Kabele, Uganda and dubbed as "Africa's Queen Of Comedy" Can you think of any more famous Ugandans? Famous Ugandans part 2 will be published shortly.