Robert Mugabe Biography
Read this Robert Mugabe biography to find out his date of birth, age, his educational backgrounds, his health status and much more. Robert Mugabe whose birth name is Robert Gabriel Mugabe has been president of Zimbabwe since 1984. Before becoming President of the republic of Zimbabwe, Mugabe was Prime Minister from 1980 to 1987.
Robert Mugabe Age
Robert Gabriel Mugabe was born to a poor family on 21 February 1924. He is currently 93 years of age. He was born and raised at the Kutama Mission village, a suburb in the Southern Rhodesia’s Zvimba District. Robert Mugabe parents are called Gabriel and Bona. His father was a carpenter and his mother was also a teacher. Mugabe’s parents had six children. Their names are Miteri (Michael), Raphael, Dhonandhe (Donald), Sabina, Robert and Bridgette.
Robert Mugabe’s brother Raphael died in the early 1930’s. His brother Michael also died in 1934 after he had eaten poisoned maize. His father Gabriel left to Bulawayo in search of a job but later found comfort in the arms of another woman. He forgot about his family and started another family with his new woman. Gabriel had another 3 children with the woman. See Robert Mugabe educational background on the next page.