Rulers of Uganda

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[edit] List of Uganda's rulers and administrators since 1890

Date Name Life span
Military Administrator
26 Dec 1890 - May 1892 Frederick John Dealtry Lugard (b. 1858 - d. 1945)
Commissioners
1 Apr 1893 - 30 May 1893 Sir Gerald Herbert Portal (b. 1858 - d. 1897)
30 May 1893 - 4 Nov 1893 James Ronald Leslie MacDonald (acting) (b. 1862 - d. 1927)
4 Nov 1893 - 10 May 1894 Henry Edward Colville (b. 1852 - d. 1907)
10 May 1894 - 24 Aug 1894 Frederick Jackson (acting) (b. 1858 - d. 1945)
24 Aug 1894 - Dec 1899 Ernest James Berkeley (b. 1857 - d. 1932)
Dec 1899 - Nov 1901 Sir Harry Hamilton Johnston (b. 1858 - d. 1927)
Nov 1901 - 20 Nov 1907 Sir James Hayes Sadler (b. 1851 - d. 1910)
20 Nov 1907 - 31 Jan 1910 Sir Henry Hesketh Joudou Bell (b. 1864 - d. 1952)
1 Feb 1910 - 18 Oct 1910 Harry Edward Spiller Cordeaux (b. 1870 - d. 1943)
Governors
18 Oct 1910 - 3 Apr 1911 Harry Edward Spiller Cordeaux (acting) (b. 1870 - d. 1943)
1910 - 1911 Stanley Charles Tomkins (acting for Cordeaux) (b. 18.. - d. 1946)
3 Apr 1911 - 10 Feb 1918 Sir Frederick John Jackson (b. 1859 - d. 1929)
10 Feb 1918 - 15 Aug 1922 Sir Robert Thorne Coryndon (b. 1870 - d. 1925)
15 Aug 1922 - 18 May 1925 Sir Geoffrey Francis Archer (b. 1882 - d. 1964)
18 May 1925 - 23 Nov 1932 Sir William Frederick Gowers (b. 1875 - d. 1954)
23 Nov 1932 - 17 Oct 1935 Sir Bernard Henry Bourdillon (b. 1883 - d. 1948)
17 Oct 1935 - 7 Jul 1940 Sir Philip Euen Mitchell (b. 1890 - d. 1964)
7 Jul 1940 - 1 Jan 1945 Sir Charles Cecil Farquharson Dundas (b. 1884 - d. 1956)
1 Jan 1945 - 17 Jan 1952 Sir John Hathorn Hall (b. 1894 - d. 1979)
17 Jan 1952 - 26 Feb 1957 Sir Andrew Benjamin Cohen (b. 1909 - d. 1968)
26 Feb 1957 - 19 Oct 1961 Sir Frederick Crawford (b. 1906 - d. 1978)
19 Oct 1961 - 9 Oct 1962 Sir Walter Fleming Coutts (b. 1912 - d. 1988)
9 Oct 1962 - 9 Oct 1963 Queen of the United Kingdom represented

by Governor-general Sir Walter Fleming

Presidents
9 Oct 1963 - 2 Mar 1966 Sir Edward Mutebi Mutesa II (b. 1924 - d. 1969)
15 Apr 1966 - 25 Jan 1971 Apollo Milton Obote (b. 1925 - d. 2005)
25 Jan 1971 - 13 Apr 1979 Idi Amin Dada (b. 1925? - d. 2003)
13 Apr 1979 - 20 Jun 1979 Yusufu Kironde Lule (b. 1912 - d. 1985)
20 Jun 1979 - 11 May 1980 Godfrey Lukongwa Binaisa (b. 1920)
12 May 1980 - 22 May 1980 Paulo Muwanga (Chairman of Military Commission) (b. 1924 - d. 1991)
22 May 1980 - 15 Dec 1980 Presidential Commission(Saulo Musoke,

Polycarp Nyamuchoncho and Yoweri Hunter Wacha-Olwol)

17 Dec 1980 - 27 Jul 1985 Apollo Milton Obote (b. 1925 - d. 2005)
27 Jul 1985 - 29 Jul 1985 Basilio Olara Okello (Chairman of Military Council) (b. 1929 - d. 1990)
29 Jul 1985 - 26 Jan 1986 Tito Lutwa Okello (Chairman of Military Council) (b. 1914 - d. 1996)
26 Jan 1986 - Yoweri Kaguta Museveni (b. 1944)

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