As per 30 Jan 2015
with his wife; Jetsun Pema
President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Date of birth: June 4, 1971
Assumed power on: Jan. 26, 2001
How he got to the top: His father was killed.
Prime Minister of Macedonia
Date of birth: Aug. 31, 1970
Assumed power on: Aug. 27, 2006
How he got to the top: His party won parliamentary elections.
President of Nauru
Date of birth: Oct. 1, 1969
Assumed power on: Dec. 19, 2007
How he got to the top: His predecessor received a no-confidence vote.
King Mswati III
King of Swaziland
Date of birth: April 19, 1968
Assumed power on: April 25, 1986
How he got to the top: His father, the previous king, died.
1st wife: La Matsebula
4th wife: La Ngangaza
6th wife: Angel Dlamini
with his wife, Lahwala
10th wife: La Mahlangu
with his 12th wife, Nothando La Dube
President of Georgia
Date of birth: Dec. 21, 1967
Assumed power on: Jan. 25, 2004
How he got to the top: He led the Rose Revolution.
Educated in law at Columbia University and George Washington University through an Edmund S. Muskie fellowship, Saakashvili was elected to Georgias Parliament in 1995. In 2000, he became the countrys justice minister and spearheaded crackdowns on corruption. That soured his relationship with then President Eduard Shevardnadze. In November 2003, tens of thousands Georgians took to the streets to protest flawed parliamentary elections. After days of demonstrations, Saakashvili and supporters stormed the parliament building, waving roses. Shevardnadze resigned, and Saakashvili was elected president the following January, a position he won again in this Januarys elections.
with his wife: Sandra Roeloff
President of Togo
Date of birth: June 6, 1966
Assumed power on: Feb. 5, 2005
How he got to the top: His father groomed him for the position.
Dr Sergei Stanishev
Prime Minister of Bulgaria
Date of birth: May 5, 1966
Assumed power on: Aug. 17, 2005
How he got to the top: He politicked his way to the top of his party.
Mr Dmitry Medvedev
President of Russia
Date of birth: Sept. 14, 1965
Assumed power on: May 7, 2008