Idi Amin:The third president
(1925 - 2003)

By:Jaylen Smith

Idi was the third president of Uganda,ruling from 1971 to 1979.he joined the colonial regiment,the king's African rifles in 1946,serving in Kenya and Uganda and he was a brutal man to humanity and 300,000 people were killed during his presidency.In July  1976 he was personally involved in hijacking of a french airliner to Entebbe.And he died august 16,2003,and he was born 1925 and he was married to Sarah Amin  and he had 13 kids by di

he was a light heavy weight boxer in Uganda  and held the title for nine years between 1951 1960 in April11,1979,Amin was forced to flee when kampala was captured over time,the number of Amin's intimate allies dwindled and formerly troops began to mutiny. june 27,1976,idi amin welcomed the terriorists  and supplied them with troops with troops and weapons

50,0000 and 70,000,resulting in a collapse of the economy as manufacturing. agriculture and commerce came to a screeching halt without the appropriate resources to resources to supports     

he hijacked an air France flight from Isreal to paris on july 27,1976.but he was humiliated when Israeli commandos subsequently rescued the hostages in a surprise raid on the entebbe airport. in the aftermath min ordered the execution of several airport personnal, hundreds of kenyans whom were belived  to have previously been escorted to a nearby hospital

he rose within the military from the 1940s and through 1970.Amin overthrew the current leader in 1971 and declared himself president, and remained in power from 1971-1979.during his tenure,he lived a lavish lifestyle while contributing to the collapse of Uganda economy.

this men did a lot of bad stuff and they had made a movie of about Idi Amin and the men that played idi in the movie is Forest Whitaker  and james McAvoy also started in the movie   

this the flag of Uganda

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