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John Garang

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Date of Birth: 06/23/1945

Age: 60

Place of birth: Vanglei

Nationality: Sudan

Background

He belonged to the Nilotic Dinka people. Born into a poor rural family in the Christian South Sudan. At the age of 10 orphaned, graduated from primary school with the help of rodstvennikov.V 17 years has become a partisan, he participated in the first Sudanese civil war. guerrilla commanders sent him along with other peers to study in Tanzania, where John Garang graduated from high school. Then he was sent to the United States, where in 1969 he received a BA in Economics from Grinnelskom College (Iowa). He offered to continue education at UC Berkeley, but he chose to return to Tanzania, where the course took place in agricultural economics at the University of Dar es Salaam. There he joined a student organization African Revolutionary Front. Zavershivuch