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The life, death and uncertain legacy of an arab villain and hero saddam hussein was one of the last of the 20th century's great dictators, but not the least in terms of egotism, or cruelty, or. Ap photo it took a little more than three weeks, from late march to early april 2003, for american forces to topple the iraqi regime but by the time us marines helped an iraqi crowd overturn a statue of dictator saddam hussein in baghdad's firdos square on april 9, the man himself was long gone, having melted into the chaos of his collapsed regime. Early life on april 28, 1937, saddam hussein was born to a peasant woman in a mud and straw village called al-awja near tikrit, on the banks of the tigris river saddam bore the physical mark of his tribe on the wrist of his right hand a tattoo of three dark blue dots. This hub is a look at the life and career of saddam hussein, the former president of iraq from 1979 until 2003 saddam hussein: a biography of the iraqi dictator. Saddam hussein: a biography (greenwood biographies) [shiva balaghi] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers in july 1979, saddam hussein became the president of iraq.
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