Jean Claude Duvalier taking a picture with his Father, Francois Duvalier.
For the most part, the only son of Francois Duvalier, Jean Claude spent his youth in isolation.
He was not allowed to have has many friends as many teens do. He became president fro life at the age of 19. At that time, he was the youngest president in the world
Duvalier's Lavish Lifestyle in Exile
Deceased Haitian dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier ruled Haiti for 15 years before being exiled. He fled with wife Michele to Europe, finally settling in France on the Cote d'Azur.
The couple resided in a villa overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. Duvalier dined at five-star establishments, routinely picking up the tab for his entourage. Much of his wealth was ill-acquired during his rule, and Michele was rumored to refrigerate her minks so she could wear them in the palace.
Here is a picture of Former Haitian Dictator Jean Claude Duvalier on his motorcycle. A young man with love for fast car, Motorcycle and Speed Boat.
As a young man in Haiti Jean Claude Duvalier lived in isolation. He was often seen on his car and motorcycle.
In exile, Jean Claude Duvalier continue to live the life of a prince. He moved into a chateau on the Côte d'Azur. There, he spent most of his time drifting.
Jean Claude boasted speed boats and would race around the French Riviera in fast cars including a Mercedes, a BMW and a Ferrari Testarossa.
Here is a memorable picture of two Haitian Presidents, Dumarsais Estime and Francois Duvalier.
Born out of poor parent in Verrettes, Dumarsais Estime graduated from law school and practiced law for a short time before becoming a teacher. He went into exile during the government of Louis Borno. During the US occupation of haiti in 1915, Dumarsais Estime was one of the biggest critics