Leaders of Haiti

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Haitian Leader:

(Titles include Governor,

Emperor, King, President,

Prime Minister)

Year(s) in Office:

Notes about term of Office:

Jean Jacques Dessalines, Governor

1804

Jean Jacques Dessalines, Emperor

1804-1806

assassinated=

Henri Christophe, President

1807 – 1811

Henri Christophe, King

1811-1820

suicide

Alexander Petion

1807 – 1818

died in office

Jean Pierre Boyer

1818 – 1843

overthrown

Riviere Riviere-=
Herard

1843 – 1844

overthrown

Philippe Guerrier

1844 – 1845

died in office

Jean Louis Pierrot

1845 – 1846

overthrown

Jean Baptiste
Riche

1847 – 1847

died in office

Faustin Soulouque,
President

1847 – 1849

Faustin Soulouqu
e
, Emperor

1849-1859

overthrown

Fabre Nicholas Geffrard<o:= p>

1859 – 1867

overthrown

Sylvain Salnave

1867 – 1869

executed

Nissage Saget

1870 – 1874

full term

Michel Domingue=

1874 – 1876

overthrown

Boisrond Canal

1876 – 1879

overthrown

Lysius Felicite
Salomon

1879 – 1888

overthrown

Francois Legitime

1888 – 1889

overthrown

Florvil Hyppolite

1889 – 1896

died in office

Tiresias Simon Sam

1896 – 1902

full term

Nord Alexis

1902 – 1908

overthrown

Antoine Simon

1908 – 1911

overthrown

Cincinnatus Leconte

1911 – 1912

died in office

Tancrede Auguste

1912 – 1913

died in office

Michel Oreste

1913 – 1914

overthrown

Oreste Zamor

1914

overthrown

Davilmar Theodore

1914 – 1915

overthrown

Vilbrun Sam

1915

assassinated

Sudre Dartigue=
vave

1915 – 1922

full term (1st US Occupation)

Louis Borno

1922 – 1930

full term (1st US Occupation

Eugene Roy*

1930

(1st US occupation)

Sternio Vincent

1930 – 1941

full term (occupation until 1934)

Élie Lescot

1941 – 1946

overthrown

Franck Lavaud

1946

Dumarsais Estim&ea=
cute;

1946 – 1950

overthrown

Paul Eugène
Magloire

1950 – 1956

overthrown

Joseph Nemours Pierre-Louis*

1956 – 1957

Franck Sylvain*

1957

Executive Government Council

1957

Antonio Thrasybule
Kebreau

(Chairman of the Military Council)

1957

François Duvalier

1957 – 1971

died in office

Jean-Claude Duvalier

1971 – 1986

overthrown

Henri Namphy

1986 – 1987

full term

Lesli Manigat

1988

overthrown

Henri Namphy*

1988 – 1989

overthrown

Prosper Avril*

1989 – 1990

overthrown

Etha Pascal-T=
rouillot
*

1990 – 1991

full term

Jean-Bertrand Aristide

1991

overthrown

Joseph Nerette*=

1991 – 1992

Marc Bazin
(acting prime minister)

1992 – 1993

Émile Jonassai=
nt
*

1994

Jean-Bertrand Aristide

1994 – 1996

finished remainder of term

Rene Preval

1996 – 2001

full term

Jean-Bertrand Aristide

2001 – 2004

overthrown

Boniface Alexandre*

2004 – 2006

René Préval

Michel Martelly

2006 -2011

2011-

[*Provisional Leader]