Major General Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi-Ironsi

Major General Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe AGUIYI-IRONSIAge: 42 years19241966

Name
Major General Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe AGUIYI-IRONSI
Given names
Major General Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe
Surname
AGUIYI-IRONSI
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Major General
Note: Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi-Ironsi was a Nigerian soldier. He seized power in the chaos that ensued the first military coup in Nigeria and served as the Head of State of Nigeria from 16 January 1966 until he was overthrown and killed on 29 July 196 6 by a group of Northern army officers who revolted against his perceived tribalistic government
Birth March 3, 1924
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Death July 29, 1966 (Age 42 years)
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Major General Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi-IronsiMajor General Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe AGUIYI-IRONSI
Birth: March 3, 1924Ibeku, Umuahia North L.G.A, Abia State, Nigeria
Media object: Major General Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi-Ironsi
Death: July 29, 1966Lalupon, Lagelu L.G.A, Oyo State, Nigeria
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Anyamma AGUIYI
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Major General Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi-IronsiMajor General Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe AGUIYI-IRONSI
Birth: March 3, 1924Ibeku, Umuahia North L.G.A, Abia State, Nigeria
Media object: Major General Johnson Thomas Umunnakwe Aguiyi-Ironsi
Death: July 29, 1966Lalupon, Lagelu L.G.A, Oyo State, Nigeria
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Victoria
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Thomas AGUIYI-IRONSI