History: December 4, 1977: Delusional Dictator Bokassa Crowned Himself Emperor

December 4 1977 Delusional Dictator Bokassa Crowned

A Brief History On December 4, 1977, Jean-Bedel Bokassa continued an African tradition of having buffoons in charge of countries by crowning himself Emperor of the Central African Empire.  Previously the President of the Central African Republic, Bokassa apparently thought many little Bokassas would follow, as he named himself Bokassa I. Digging Deeper Bokassa was...
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