Kofi Annan Age, Wife, Net worth, Biography, Kids, Family, Height, Weight & Profile

Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan Age, Wife, Net worth, Biography, Children, Family, Height, Weight, Profile, Death Cause, Son, daughter, Wealth, Affairs, Girlfriend, Parents, Personal Life Facts, and Wikipedia: Kofi Atta Annan (born April 8, 1938 – died August 18, 2018) is a Ghanaian diplomat, Author, Actor, Former UN secretary-general and Founder of the Kofi Annan Foundation from Kumasi, Gold Coast. He is the first African to serve United Nations as Secretary-general from January 1997 to December 2006.

He has also acted in many famous movies like En Route to Baghdad (2005), AFR (2007), Peace One Day (2004) and A Closer Walk (2003).

Moreover, the 80-year-old diplomat has also won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2001 for his contribution in humanitarian work. In addition, he is also the winner of various awards like:

  • J. William Fulbright Prize for International Understanding.
  • Indira Gandhi Prize.
  • Profile in Courage Award.

Unfortunately, on 18 August 2018, Kofi Atta Annan has died at the age of 80 years old in a hospital in Bern, Switzerland. According to the postpartum report, Short illness is the main cause of his death. During his last time, his wife “Nane Maria Lagergren and three childrenKojo Annan (Son), daughters Ama, and Nina was by his side.



Kofi Annan Profile, Age, Parents & Spouse

Kofi Annan Biography

How old is the Former UN secretary-general? He was born on the 8th of April 1938 in Coomassie (now Kumasi) Gold Coast (Ghana). Therefore, the age of Kofi Annan is Eighty (80) years old, as of 2018. He is the only son of Henry Reginald Annan (father) and Victoria Annan (mother). Moreover, he also has a twin sister named “Efua Atta (died in 1991)”. Along with her, he also has two other siblings i.e. Kobina Annan (brother) and Esi Arthur (sis). He belongs to tribal Akan Ethnicity race group.

As per his personal life, he has married a Nigerian woman in 1965. The name of Kofi Annan’s Wife is “Titi Alakija“. After a year, her spouse gave birth to first daughter “Ama” and then a son named “Kojo Annan“. But, due to personal differences, they separated in 1970. After 13 years, they finally settled their divorced in 1983.

Kofi Annan Wife Nane Maria Lagergren
Wife Nane Maria Lagergren.

However, after one year, Kofi has tied the knot with his second spouse named Nane Maria Annan (Swedish Attorney)” in 1984. She has worked as the official lawyer at the United Nation. Furthermore, she is also the half-niece of Raoul Wallenberg (Swedish architect, businessman & Diplomat).


Kofi Annan Biography, Age, Spouse, Net worth, Profile, Children, Family, Height, Weight, Wealth, Girlfriend, Parents & Details

Personal Life Information
Full Birth NameKofi Atta Annan.
Kofi Atta Annan
Nick nameKofi.
Working As1. Ghanaian diplomat.
2. Founder of the Kofi Annan Foundation.
3. Former UN secretary-general (January 1997 to December 2006).
4. Actor and Author.
Age (at the time of his death)Eighty (80) years old (As of 2018).
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayApril 8, 1938.
Birthplace/HometownCoomassie (now Kumasi) Gold Coast (Ghana).
Date of DeathAugust 18, 2018.
Place of DeathHospital in Bern, Switzerland.
Cause of DeathShort illness.
SignatureKofi Annan Signature
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)Aries.
EthnicityAkan people.
Movies ListEn Route to Baghdad (2005), AFR (2007), Peace One Day (2004) and A Closer Walk (2003). 
Current ResidenceGeneva, Switzerland.
Awards1. Winner of Nobel Peace Prize in 2001.
2. Indira Gandhi Prize.
3. Profile in Courage Award.
4. J. William Fulbright Prize for International Understanding.
Famous For1. Chairman of the Kofi Annan Foundation.
2. First African to become UN Secretary-General.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
WeightKilograms: 79 Kg.
Pounds: 174 lbs.
Biceps Size12 inches.
Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)44-39-35.
Shoe Size (US)10.
Tattoos details?None.
Eye ColorBlack.
Hair ColorBlack.
ParentsFather: Henry Reginald Annan.
Mother: Victoria Annan.
SiblingsBrother: Kobina Annan.
Sister: Efua Atta (died in 1991) & Esi Arthur.
Kofi Annan Wife & Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?Will update.
Wife/Spouse Name1. Nane Maria Lagergren (1984–2018).
Nane Maria Lagergren

2. Titi Alakija (1965–1983).
ChildrenSon: Kojo Annan.
Daughter: Ama Annan & Nina.
Highest QualificationHonorary doctorate degree from Zhejiang University, China.
Kofi Annan Net worth
2. Master's degree from the MIT Sloan School of Management (1971–72).
3. Diploma from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, Switzerland.
SchoolMethodist boarding school in Cape Coast.
College/UniversityKwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Kevin Spacey.
Actress: Charlize Theron.
Dream Holiday DestinationSwitzerland.
Favorite ColorBlue.
Love to doFishing.
Favorite DishesContinental Food.
Kofi Annan Net worth
Net Asset$16.55 Million US dollars (As of 2018).
Contact Details
Office AddressNot Known
Home DetailsNot Known
Mobile or Phone NumberN.A.
Email AddressWill update soon.
Official Websitekofiannanfoundation.org/
Social Media Accounts
Facebook ProfileFB/kofiannanofficial
Instagram Accountkofiannan Insta
Twitter Link@kofiannan


Facts about Former UN Secretary-General (Nobel Peace Prize Winner)

Kofi Annan Age Net worth Spouse Kids

  • Currently, he has retired from Geneva and living in a small Swiss village.
  • As of 2018, the estimated Net worth of Kofi Annan is $16.55 Million US dollars.
  • He likes to help every person with a beautiful smile on his face.
  • The 80-year-old has started the self-titled foundation in 2007 to raise funds for helping poor people.



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