The World’s Leaders: A List – H

My nerdy list continues! See A, B, C, D, E, F and G for the previous parts.

[Edit 20 Sep 2022: Hérard Abraham, a former acting president of Haiti, has passed away.]

HAITI

The Republic of Haiti’s current state leader is acting President and acting Prime Minister Ariel Henry (born 1949), who assumed office on 20 July 2021.

Ariel Henry conference.jpg
Ariel Henry

Living are former Presidents Prosper Avril (born 1937), who held office 17 September 1988 until 10 March 1990; Ertha Pascal-Trouillot (born 1943), who held office in an acting capacity from 13 March 1990 until 7 February 1991; Jean-Bertrand Aristide (born 1953), who held office from 7 February 1991 until 29 September 1991, and again from 15 June 1993 until 12 May 1994, and again from 12 October 1994 until 7 February 1996, and again from 4 February 2001 until 29 February 2004; Raoul Cédras (born 1949), who held office from 30 September 1991 until 8 October 1991; Boniface Alexandre (born 1936), who held office in a provisional capacity from 29 February 2004 until 14 May 2006; Michel Martelly (born 1961), who held office from 14 May 2011 until 7 February 2016; Evans Paul (born 1955), who held office in an acting capacity from 7 February 2016 until 14 February 2016; Jocelerme Privert (born 1953), who held office in an interim capacity from 14 February 2016 until 7 February 2017; and Claude Joseph, who held office in an acting capacity from 7 July 2021 until 20 July 2021.

Prosper Avril
Ertha Pascal-Trouillot
Jean-Bertrand Aristide
Raoul Cédras
Boniface Alexandre
Michel Martelly
Evans Paul
Jocelerme Privert
Claude Joseph

Also living are former Prime Ministers Jean-Jacques Honorat (born 1931), who held office from 11 October 1991 until 19 June 1992; Robert Malval (born 1943), who held office from 30 August 1993 until 8 November 1994; Claudette Werleigh (born 1946), who held office from 7 November 1995 until 6 March 1996; Rosny Smarth (born 1940), who held office from 27 February 1996 until 9 June 1997; Jacques-Édouard Alexis (born 1947), who held office from 26 March 1999 until 2 March 2001, and again from 9 June 2006 until 5 September 2008; Jean Marie Chérestal (born 1947), who held office from 2 March 2001 until 15 March 2002; Yvon Neptune (born 1946), who held office from 15 March 2002 until 12 March 2004; Gérard Latortue (born 1934), who held office from 12 March 2004 until 9 June 2006; Michèle Pierre-Louis (born 1947), who held office from 5 September 2008 until 11 November 2009; Jean-Max Bellerive (born 1958), who held office from 11 November 2009 until 18 October 2011; Garry Conille (born 1966), who held office from 18 October 2011 until 16 May 2012; Laurent Lamothe (born 1972), who held office from 16 May 2012 until 14 December 2014; Florence Duperva Guillaume, who held office in an acting capacity from 20 December 2014 until 16 January 2015; Evans Paul (born 1955), who held office from 16 January 2015 until 26 February 2016; Fritz Jean (born 1956), who held office from 26 February 2016 until 28 March 2016; Enex Jean-Charles (born 1960), who held office from 28 March 2016 until 21 March 2017; Jack Guy Lafontant (born 1961), who held office from 21 March 2017 until 17 September 2018; Jean-Henry Céant (born 1956), who held office from 17 September 2018 until 21 March 2019; Jean-Michel Lapin (born 1967), who held office in an acting capacity from 21 March 2019 until 4 March 2020; Joseph Jouthe (born 1961), who held office from 4 March 2020 until 14 April 2021; and Claude Joseph (born 1960), who held office in an acting capacity from 14 April 2021 until 20 July 2021.

Jean-Jacques Honorat
Robert Malval
Claudette Werleigh
Rosny Smarth
Jacques-Édouard Alexis
Jean Marie Chérestal
Yvon Neptune
Gérard Latortue
Michèle Pierre-Louis
Jean-Max Bellerive
Garry Conille
Laurent Lamothe
Florence Duperval Guillaume
Evans Paul
Fritz Jean
Enex Jean-Charles
Jack Guy Lafontant
Jean-Henry Céant
Jean-Michel Lapin
Joseph Jouthe
Claude Joseph

HONDURAS

The Republic of Honduras’ current state leader is President Xiomara Castro (born 1959), who assumed office on 27 January 2022.

Xiomara Castro

Living are former Presidents Carlos Roberto Flores (born 1950), who held office from 27 January 1998 until 27 January 2002; Ricardo Maduro (born 1946), who held office from 27 January 2002 until 27 January 2006; Manuel Zelaya (born 1952), who held office from 27 January 2006 until 28 June 2009; Roberto Micheletti (born 1943), who held office from 28 June 2009 until 27 January 2010; Porfirio Lobo Sosa (born 1947), who held office from 27 January 2010 until 27 January 2014; and Juan Orlando Hernández (born 1968), who held office from 27 January 2014 until 27 January 2022.

Carlos Roberto Flores
Ricardo Maduro
Manuel Zelaya
Roberto Micheletti
Porfirio Lobo Sosa
Juan Orlando Hernández

HUNGARY

Hungary’s current state leaders are President Katalin Novák (born 1977), who assumed office on 10 May 2022; and Prime Minister Victor Orbán (born 1963), who assumed office on 29 May 2010 (and previously held office from 6 July 1998 until 27 May 2002).

Katalin Novák
Viktor Orbán

Living are former Presidents Mátyás Szűrös (born 1933), who held office in a provisional capacity from 23 October 1989 until 2 May 1990; László Sólyom (born 1942), who held office from 5 August 2005 until 5 August 2010; Pál Schmitt (born 1942), who held office from 6 August 2010 until 2 April 2012; László Kövér (born 1959), who held office in an acting capacity from 2 April 2012 until 9 May 2012; and János Áder (born 1959), who held office from 10 May 2012 until 9 May 2022.

Mátyás Szűrös
László Sólyom
Pál Schmitt
László Kövér
János Áder

Also living are former Prime Ministers Miklós Németh (born 1948), who held office from 24 November 1988 until 23 October 1989 (as Chairman of the Council of Ministers) and from 23 October 1989 until 23 May 1990 (as Provisional Prime Minister); Péter Boross (born 1928), who held office from 12 December 1993 until 15 July 1994; Péter Medgyessy (born 1942), who held office from 27 May 2002 until 29 September 2004; Ferenc Gyurcsány (born 1961), who held office from 29 September 2004 until 14 April 2009; and Gordon Bajnai (born 1968), who held office from 14 April 2009 until 29 May 2010.

Miklós Németh
Péter Boross
Péter Medgyessy
Ferenc Gyurcsány
Gordon Bajnai

HUTT RIVER

The defunct former Principality of Hutt River’s living former state leader is former Prince Graeme I (born 1957), who reigned from 11 February 2017 until 3 August 2020.

Graeme I

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