He is was the Former Military ruler and President of Ghana.
Today June 22,2017 marks 70 years since he was born and he celebrated it in grand style surrounded by his family and some friends. Check out these photos:
Rawlings with his beautiful wife and daughters
His son Kimathi was however absent
There was alot of cake to go around
Her Excellency the First Lady and the new Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo were also around.