Idi Amin’s Net Worth: Idi Amin was a Ugandan military officer who had a peak net worth of $ 100 million. He was best known for being President of Uganda and one of the cruelest leaders in the history of the world.
Idi Amin was born in Koboko, Uganda protectorate in 1925 and died in August 2003. He was the 3rd President of Uganda from January 1971 to April 1979. Amin had at least six spouses and about 43 children. He served in the United Kingdom until 1962 and in Uganda from 1962 as a lieutenant and marshal in the unit of the King’s African Rifles. He participated in the Mau Mau uprising, the Ugandan coup in 1971 and the war between Uganda and Tanzania. Idi Amin was known as the “butcher of Uganda”. He declared himself president and was president of the Organization of African Unity. He has persecuted certain ethnic groups and political dissidents. After Tanzanian troops invaded Uganda, Amin was ousted from power and went into exile in Libya and Saudi Arabia. It is estimated that between 100,000 and 500,000 people were killed under his regime. Idi Amin died on August 16, 2003 at the age of 78.