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Jacob Nena

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Vice President  Leo Falcam
Name  Jacob Nena
Succeeded by  Leo Falcam
Preceded by  Bailey Olter
Role  Political figure
Presidency end date  May 11, 1999
Preceded by  Hiroshi Ismael
Spouse  Lerina Jack
First day in office  May 8, 1997
Preceded by  Position Established

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Deputy  Yosiwo George Kan Sigrah
Born  October 10, 1941 (age 74) Lelu, Micronesia (1941-10-10)
Presidential term  May 8, 1997 – May 11, 1999

Political party  Independent politician

Jacob Nena (born October 10, 1941) is a Micronesian political figure who served as the fourth President of the Federated States of Micronesia from 1996 to 1999. He had served as Vice President under Bailey Olter; after Olter suffered a stroke in July 1996, Nena took over as acting president on November 8 of that year and was sworn in as president on May 8, 1997, serving out the remaining two years of Olter's term. Before becoming vice president and president, Nena served as Governor of Kosrae from 1979 to 1983.


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