Mobutu Sese Seko

Actor

Actor


Mobutu Sese Seko was born Joseph Mobutu in Lisala, Belgian Congo. His father was a cook, who died when Mobutu was a child, and his mother was a maid in a hotel. She used her earnings to send him to a Christian Brothers Catholic boarding school for his education. In 1949 he joined the Force Publique, an internal security force of Congolese troops ...
Birth date
1930-10-14
Death date
1997-09-07

Known For


Congo vivant
Congo vivant
Minister of Defence of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (1962)
Float Like a Butterfly, Sting Like a Bee
Float Like a Butterfly, Sting Like a Bee
Self - President of Zaire (1969)
When We Were Kings
When We Were Kings
Self (President of Zaire) (1996)
Children of Africa
Children of Africa
Self (1993)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorCongo vivant
Minister of Defence of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (as General Joseph Mobutu)
1962
RoleTitleYear
SelfWhen We Were Kings
(Documentary) Self (President of Zaire)
1996
SelfChildren of Africa
(TV Special) Self
1993
SelfFloat Like a Butterfly, Sting Like a Bee
(Documentary) Self - President of Zaire
1969
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageMisjonæren
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2013
Archive footageThe Vice Guide to Congo
(Documentary short)
2011
Archive footageBokassa 1er, empereur de Françafrique
(Documentary) Self
2011
Archive footageAll Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - The Monkey in the Machine and the Machine in the Monkey (2011) ... Self
2011
Archive footageThe World
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 12 February 2007 (2007) ... Self (as Joseph-Désiré Mobutu)
2007
Archive footageKings of the Ring: Four Legends of Heavyweight Boxing
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2000
Archive footageMobutu, roi du Zaïre
(Documentary) Self
1999
Archive footageThe Century of Warfare
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - The Violent Century (1993) ... Self (as Gen. Sese Mobutu)
1993
Archive footageJaaroverzicht
(TV Special) Self
1960