Samuel Mbilishi
Birth: c.1908?
Zambia
Death: 20 October 2015
Chibombo District, Zambia
Age: 107+ years?
Country: ZambiaZAM
Centenarian

Samuel Mbilishi (c.1908 – 20 October 2015) was a Zambian centenarian.

Biography

Samuel Mbilishi was born in Zambia in 1908. He was a freedom fighter, veteran politician and chairperson of the Luvale Local Authority and served in various portfolios in the United National Independence Party (UNIP) including that of Member of the Central Committee (MCC). He served in the first Cabinet of former President Kenneth Kaunda and was also appointed as a diplomat in the United States of America and other countries.

Samuel Mbilishi died in his farm in Katuba area in Chibombo district near Lusaka, Zambia on 20 October 2015 at the age of 107 years.[1] If his age is true, he could be oldest known man ever from Zambia.

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