67. 7/16/1979

"In July [16] 1979, Saddam was elected secretary general of the regional leadership of the Baath party in Iraq, chairman of the Revolution Command Council, president of the Republic of Iraq and commander-in-chief of the armed forces."

 – June 30, 2004, “Profile: Former Iraqi Leader Saddam Hussein,” China Daily, 7/16/1979

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