Col. Qaddafi after he seized power with the overthrow of the Monarchy in Libya in 1969. He is shown here with Egyptian leader Gamel Abdel Nassar.
Col. Qaddafi and Egyptian leader Gamel Abdel Nassar in 1969 after the Libyan leader came to power in a revolution against the western-backed Monarchy in this North African state.
Taken on February 2, 2009
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