H.E. Taur Matan Rauk: 20 May 2012 to 20 May 2017

H.E. Taur Matan Rauk: 20 May 2012 to 20 May 2017

Taur Matan Ruak, son of António de Vasconcelos and Albertina Amaral was born near the town of Baguia in the region of Baucau in the mountainous far eastern end of Timor Leste. He is the eldest of eight ...
Dr. José Ramos-Horta: 20 May 2007 to 20 May 2012

Dr. José Ramos-Horta: 20 May 2007 to 20 May 2012

José Ramos-Horta is the 4 th President of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste since the country’s unilateral proclamation of independence from Portugal in 1975 and the 2 nd since the restoration of...
Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão: 20 May 2002 to 20 May 2007

Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão: 20 May 2002 to 20 May 2007

Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão the Prime Minister of Timor-Leste, was born on 20 June 1946 in Laleia, Manatuto, East Timor, he is the second son in a family of nine children. His p...
Francisco Xavier do Amaral: 28 November 1975 to 7 December 1975

Francisco Xavier do Amaral: 28 November 1975 to 7 December 1975

Francisco Xavier do Amaral Francisco Xavier do Amaral was born in 1937 in Turiscai, Same Manufahi District. He is one of the founding members of the Frente Revolucionaria de Timor Leste Independente...
Nicolau dos Reis Lobato: 7 Dec 1952 to Dec 1978

Nicolau dos Reis Lobato: 7 Dec 1952 to Dec 1978

Nicolau dos Reis Lobato was born in 1952, in Bazartete , Liquica. He was the first of 13 brothers who all died in the struggle for liberation, except one. His mother was also murdered. He studied in Soibada...