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Jomo Kenyatta (Inglis pronunciation: /ˈm kɛnˈjɑːtə/) (c. 1891 – 22 August 1978) wis a Kenyan politeecian, an the first Preses o Kenyae.

Mzee Jomo Kenyatta
Jomo Kenyatta 1978.jpg
Preses Kenyatta in 1978
1st Preses o Kenya
In office
12 December 1964 – 22 August 1978
Vice Preses Jaramogi Oginga Odinga
Joseph Murumbi
Daniel arap Moi
Succeedit bi Daniel arap Moi
Prime Meenister o Kenyae
In office
1 Juin 1963 – 12 December 1964
Monarch Elizabeth II
Govrenor Malcolm MacDonald
Chairman o KANU
In office
1961–1978
Precedit bi James Gichuru
Succeedit bi Daniel arap Moi
Personal details
Born Kamau
~1891
Gatundu, Breetish East Africae
Dee'd 22 August 1978(1978-08-22) (aged 86)
Mombasa, Coast, Kenyae
Restin place Nairobi, Kenyae
Naitionality Kenyan
Poleetical pairty KANU
Spoose(s) Grace Wahu (m. 1919)
Edna Clarke (1942–1946)
Grace Wanjiku (d.1950)
Mama Ngina (1951–1978)
Bairns
Alma mater Varsity College Lunnon, Lunnon Schuil o Economics
Notable work(s) Facin Moont Kenyae