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Heads of State of Guyaya
Country Bios | Heads of State | Prime Ministers | Opposition Leaders | Cabinet
Cheddi Jagan
H.E. David GRANGER
President: 16 May 2015 - incumbent
A Partnership for National Unity
Biography | 2015 Inaugural Address | Administration
Former Heads of State

1
Sir Richard Luyt

Sir Richard LUYT
Governor-General: 26 May 1966 - 16 December 1966

Biography

2
Sir David Rose

Sir David ROSE
Governor-General: 16 December 1966 - 10 November 1969*

Biography

3
Sir Edward Luckhoo

Sir Edward LUCKHOO
Governor-General: 10 November 1969 - 23 February 1970

Biography

1
Arthur Chung

Arthur CHUNG
President: 17 March 1970 - 6 October 1980
Independent

Biography

2
Forbes Burnham

Forbes BURNHAM
President: 6 October 1980 - 6 August 1985*
People's National Congress

Biography

3
Desmond Hoyte

Desmond HOYTE
President: 6 August 1985 - 9 October 1992
People's National Congress

Biography

4
Cheddi Jagan

Cheddi JAGAN
President: 9 October 1992 - 6 March 1997*
People's Progressive Party

Biography | 1992 Inaugural Address

5
Samuel Hinds

Samuel HINDS
President: 6 March 1997 - 19 December 1997
People's Progressive Party

Biography

6
Janet Jagan

Janet JAGAN
President: 19 December 1997 - 11 August 1999
People's Progressive Party

Biography | 1997 Inaugural Address

7
Bharrat Jagdeo

Bharrat JAGDEO
President: 11 August 1999 - 3 December 2011
People's Progressive Party

Biography | 2001 Inaugural Address | 2006 Inaugural Address | Administration

8
Donald Ramotar

Donald RAMOTAR
President: 3 December 2011 - 16 May 2015
People's Progressive Party

Biography | 2011 Inaugural Address | Administration
* Died in office **Deposed
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