|Birth Day||October 16, 1908|
|Birth Place||Gjirokaster, Albania|
|Age||112 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Apr 11, 1985 (age 76)|
After dropping out of both the the University of Montpellier and the Sorbonne, he opened a small Business that was quickly shut down by the fascist, Italian-controlled Albanian government. Soon thereafter, he joined the Communist Party of Albania.
His career was marked by harsh treatment of his political opponents; he was a strong proponent and frequent employer of the death penalty.
His marriage to Nexhmije Hoxha resulted in sons named Ilir and Sokol and a daughter named Pranvera. Raised in the Bektashi Islamic faith, Hoxha denounced all religion after joining the Communist Party.
He and Fan Noli both held office as Prime Minister of Albania.