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HE Bernard Annen Auwen Dowiyogo (February 14, 1946March 9, 2003) was President of the Republic of Nauru. is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full 1946 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 68th day of the year (69th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The president of Nauru is elected by Parliament from amongst its members. ...

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Background and early career

He first became an elected member of Nauru's 18-seat parliament in 1973. Particularly in his earlier years in the Parliament of Nauru Dowiyogo was seen as an opponent of Nauru's first post-independence President, Hammer DeRoburt. For the song by James Blunt, see 1973 (song). ... The Parliament of Nauru has 18 members, elected for a three year term in multi-seat constituencies. ... Sir Hammer DeRoburt, MP, KBE (September 25, 1922 - July 15, 1992) was the founding president of Nauru and ruled the country for most of its first twenty years of independence. ...


President of Nauru

He served his first term as President from 1976 to 1978 after ousting Hammer DeRoburt. Year 1976 Pick up sticks(MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... Sir Hammer DeRoburt, MP, KBE (September 25, 1922 - July 15, 1992) was the founding president of Nauru and ruled the country for most of its first twenty years of independence. ...


Over the next 25 years, Dowiyogo served as President several times, for periods as long as six years (19891995) and as short as 15 days (in November 1996). Year 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays 1989 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday. ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ...


During the 1980s, he sharply criticized France and the United States for atomic weapons testing in the region. The 1980s refers to the years from 1980 to 1989. ... The mushroom cloud of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, Japan, in 1945 lifted nuclear fallout some 18km (60,000 feet) above the epicenter. ...


He died in office in March 2003 (having been president on this occasion since January 2003) at George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C. from heart complications brought on by his struggle with diabetes, a common ailment on Nauru. At the time of the deterioration of his final illness, he had been engaged in protracted negotiations with the United States Government. March 2003 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December - → // Events March 1, 2003 Iraq disarmament crisis: The Turkish speaker of Parliament voids the vote accepting U.S. troops involved in the planned invasion of Iraq into Turkey on constitutional grounds. ... 2003: January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December A timeline of events in the news for January, 2003. ... The George Washington University (GWU) is a private university in Washington, D.C., founded in 1821 as The Columbian College. ... For other uses, see Washington, D.C. (disambiguation). ... This article is about the disease that features high blood sugar. ...


Personal legacy

At a personal level, he was at first noted for being among the youngest of the world's heads of state when elected as President of Nauru in 1976, but at his death in 2003 which ended a political career spanning about 30 years he was regarded as something of an elder statesman. The president of Nauru is elected by Parliament from amongst its members. ... Year 1976 Pick up sticks(MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Valdon Dowiyogo, son of Bernard Dowiyogo, was appointed Speaker of the Parliament of Nauru in 2005 [1] The Parliament of Nauru has 18 members, elected for a three year term in multi-seat constituencies. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


See also

Preceded by
Hammer DeRoburt
President of Nauru
22 December 197619 April 1978
Succeeded by
Lagumot Harris
Preceded by
Kenos Aroi
President of Nauru
12 December 1989-22 November 1995
Succeeded by
Lagumot Harris
Preceded by
Lagumot Harris
President of Nauru
11 November 1996-26 November 1996
Succeeded by
Kennan Adeang
Preceded by
Kinza Clodumar
President of Nauru
18 June 1998-27 April 1999
Succeeded by
René Harris
Preceded by
René Harris
President of Nauru
20 April 2000-30 March 2001
Succeeded by
René Harris
Preceded by
René Harris
President of Nauru
9 January 2003-17 January 2003
Succeeded by
René Harris
Preceded by
René Harris
President of Nauru
18 January 2003-10 March 2003
Succeeded by
Derog Gioura
René Reynaldo Harris, MP (born November 11, 1948 in Aiwo) was President of Nauru from 2003 to 2004, and has served three terms in the past. ... Nauru is a democratic republic. ... Sir Hammer DeRoburt, MP, KBE (September 25, 1922 - July 15, 1992) was the founding president of Nauru and ruled the country for most of its first twenty years of independence. ... The president of Nauru is elected by Parliament from amongst its members. ... is the 356th day of the year (357th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1976 Pick up sticks(MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 109th day of the year (110th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... Lagumot Harris, (1938? - September 8, 1999), was a Nauruan politician, and President of the tiny island nation of Nauru for nearly a month, from April 19, to May 15, 1978. ... Kenos Aroi (or Kenas Aroi) is a Nauran politician, and was President of Nauru from 17th August to 12th December 1989. ... The president of Nauru is elected by Parliament from amongst its members. ... is the 346th day of the year (347th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays 1989 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 326th day of the year (327th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday. ... Lagumot Harris, (1938? - September 8, 1999), was a Nauruan politician, and President of the tiny island nation of Nauru for nearly a month, from April 19, to May 15, 1978. ... Lagumot Harris, (1938? - September 8, 1999), was a Nauruan politician, and President of the tiny island nation of Nauru for nearly a month, from April 19, to May 15, 1978. ... The president of Nauru is elected by Parliament from amongst its members. ... is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 330th day of the year (331st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... Kennan Adeang is a Nauruan political figure. ... Kinza Godfrey Clodumar (born February 8, 1945 in Boe) is a politician in Nauru. ... The president of Nauru is elected by Parliament from amongst its members. ... is the 169th day of the year (170th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 117th day of the year (118th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Events of 2008: (EMILY) Me Lesley and MIley are going to China! This article is about the year. ... René Reynaldo Harris, MP (born November 11, 1948 in Aiwo) was President of Nauru from 2003 to 2004, and has served three terms in the past. ... René Reynaldo Harris, MP (born November 11, 1948 in Aiwo) was President of Nauru from 2003 to 2004, and has served three terms in the past. ... The president of Nauru is elected by Parliament from amongst its members. ... is the 110th day of the year (111th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2000 (MM) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... is the 89th day of the year (90th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... René Reynaldo Harris, MP (born November 11, 1948 in Aiwo) was President of Nauru from 2003 to 2004, and has served three terms in the past. ... René Reynaldo Harris, MP (born November 11, 1948 in Aiwo) was President of Nauru from 2003 to 2004, and has served three terms in the past. ... The president of Nauru is elected by Parliament from amongst its members. ... is the 9th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... René Reynaldo Harris, MP (born November 11, 1948 in Aiwo) was President of Nauru from 2003 to 2004, and has served three terms in the past. ... René Reynaldo Harris, MP (born November 11, 1948 in Aiwo) was President of Nauru from 2003 to 2004, and has served three terms in the past. ... The president of Nauru is elected by Parliament from amongst its members. ... is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 69th day of the year (70th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Derog Gioura is a Nauruan political figure. ... The president of Nauru is elected by Parliament from amongst its members. ... Sir Hammer DeRoburt, MP, KBE (September 25, 1922 - July 15, 1992) was the founding president of Nauru and ruled the country for most of its first twenty years of independence. ... Lagumot Harris, (1938? - September 8, 1999), was a Nauruan politician, and President of the tiny island nation of Nauru for nearly a month, from April 19, to May 15, 1978. ... Sir Hammer DeRoburt, MP, KBE (September 25, 1922 - July 15, 1992) was the founding president of Nauru and ruled the country for most of its first twenty years of independence. ... Kennan Adeang is a Nauruan political figure. ... Sir Hammer DeRoburt, MP, KBE (September 25, 1922 - July 15, 1992) was the founding president of Nauru and ruled the country for most of its first twenty years of independence. ... Kennan Adeang is a Nauruan political figure. ... Sir Hammer DeRoburt, MP, KBE (September 25, 1922 - July 15, 1992) was the founding president of Nauru and ruled the country for most of its first twenty years of independence. ... Kenos Aroi (or Kenas Aroi) is a Nauran politician, and was President of Nauru from 17th August to 12th December 1989. ... Lagumot Harris, (1938? - September 8, 1999), was a Nauruan politician, and President of the tiny island nation of Nauru for nearly a month, from April 19, to May 15, 1978. ... Kennan Adeang is a Nauruan political figure. ... Ruben James Kun is a former finance minister who served as a president of the small island nation of Nauru from December 19, 1996 to February 13, 1997. ... Kinza Godfrey Clodumar (born February 8, 1945 in Boe) is a politician in Nauru. ... René Reynaldo Harris, MP (born November 11, 1948 in Aiwo) was President of Nauru from 2003 to 2004, and has served three terms in the past. ... René Reynaldo Harris, MP (born November 11, 1948 in Aiwo) was President of Nauru from 2003 to 2004, and has served three terms in the past. ... René Reynaldo Harris, MP (born November 11, 1948 in Aiwo) was President of Nauru from 2003 to 2004, and has served three terms in the past. ... Derog Gioura is a Nauruan political figure. ... Ludwig Derangadage Scotty was President of the Republic of Nauru from May 29, 2003 to August 8, 2003, and is again President since June 22, 2004. ... René Reynaldo Harris, MP (born November 11, 1948 in Aiwo) was President of Nauru from 2003 to 2004, and has served three terms in the past. ... Ludwig Derangadage Scotty was President of the Republic of Nauru from May 29, 2003 to August 8, 2003, and is again President since June 22, 2004. ... Marcus Stephen (born October 1, 1969) is a professional weightlifter and member of Parliament from Nauru. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Nauru. ...

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Bernard Dowiyogo (107 words)
Bernard Dowiyogo (February 14, 1946 - March 9, 2003) was a politician from Nauru.
Over the next 25 years, Dowiyogo served as President several times, for periods as long as six years and as short as 15 days.
He died at George Washington University Hospital[?] in Washington, D.C. heart complications brought on by his struggle with diabetes, a common ailment on Nauru.
Bernard Dowiyogo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (137 words)
Bernard Annen Auwen Dowiyogo (February 14, 1946 - March 9, 2003) was a politician from Nauru.
Over the next 25 years, Dowiyogo served as President several times, for periods as long as six years (1989-1995) and as short as 15 days.
During the 1980s, he sharply criticized France and the United States for atomic weapons testing in the region.
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