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 children, Kojo Annan (Son), daughters Ama, and Nina was by his side.
It is with immense sadness that the Annan family and the Kofi Annan Foundation announce that Kofi Annan, former Secretary General of the United Nations and Nobel Peace Laureate, passed away peacefully on Saturday 18th August after a short illness… pic.twitter.com/42nGOxmcPZ
— Kofi Annan (@KofiAnnan) August 18, 2018
Kofi Annan Profile, Age, Parents & Spouse
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.
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 Name||Kofi Atta Annan.
|Working As||1. 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), Birthday||April 8, 1938.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Coomassie (now Kumasi) Gold Coast (Ghana).|
|Date of Death||August 18, 2018.|
|Place of Death||Hospital in Bern, Switzerland.|
|Cause of Death||Short illness.|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Aries.|
|Movies List||En Route to Baghdad (2005), AFR (2007), Peace One Day (2004) and A Closer Walk (2003).|
|Current Residence||Geneva, Switzerland.|
|Awards||1. 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 For||1. Chairman of the Kofi Annan Foundation.
2. First African to become UN Secretary-General.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 79 Kg.
Pounds: 174 lbs.
|Biceps Size||12 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||44-39-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||10.|
|Parents||Father: Henry Reginald Annan.
Mother: Victoria Annan.
|Siblings||Brother: Kobina Annan.
Sister: Efua Atta (died in 1991) & Esi Arthur.
|Kofi Annan Wife & Relationship|
|Dating History?||Will update.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||1. Nane Maria Lagergren (1984–2018).
2. Titi Alakija (1965–1983).
|Children||Son: Kojo Annan.
Daughter: Ama Annan & Nina.
|Highest Qualification||Honorary doctorate degree from Zhejiang University, China.
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.
|School||Methodist boarding school in Cape Coast.|
|College/University||Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Kevin Spacey.
Actress: Charlize Theron.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Switzerland.|
|Love to do||Fishing.|
|Favorite Dishes||Continental Food.|
|Kofi Annan Net worth|
|Net Asset||$16.55 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Social Media Accounts|
|Instagram Account||kofiannan Insta|
Facts about Former UN Secretary-General (Nobel Peace Prize Winner)
- 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.