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Adolfo Ruiz Cortines

1889 - 1973

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Adolfo Tomás Ruiz Cortines (Spanish pronunciation: [aˈðolfo ˈrwis koɾˈtines] (listen); 30 December 1889 – 3 December 1973) was a Mexican politician who served as President of Mexico from 1952 to 1958, after winning the disputed 1952 elections as the candidate of the ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI). A member of the Constitutionalist Army, Ruiz Cortines was the last Mexican president to have fought in the Mexican Revolution. He worked at the Ministry of Industry and Commerce during the administration of Adolfo de la Huerta and served as an official in the Department of Statistics from 1921 to 1935. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adolfo Ruiz Cortines has received more than 243,431 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Adolfo Ruiz Cortines is the 8,906th most popular politician (down from 7,873rd in 2019), the 111th most popular biography from Mexico (down from 100th in 2019) and the 45th most popular Mexican Politician.

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Among politicians, Adolfo Ruiz Cortines ranks 8,906 out of 15,577Before him are Emilio Castelar, Anerood Jugnauth, Mirwais Hotak, Judith of Schweinfurt, Hermann Esser, and Edward Stafford, 3rd Duke of Buckingham. After him are Irene Asanina, Bernhard I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, Ben Ferencz, Ahmed Nihad, Amir Peretz, and Robert Gates.

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Among people born in 1889, Adolfo Ruiz Cortines ranks 99Before him are Alexander Antonov, Khudiram Bose, Dorothy Gibson, Amadeo Bordiga, Dietrich von Hildebrand, and Maximilian de Angelis. After him are Mikha'il Na'ima, Abdelhamid Ben Badis, Walther Gerlach, Warner Baxter, Henri Pélissier, and Kōichi Kido. Among people deceased in 1973, Adolfo Ruiz Cortines ranks 100Before him are Tarsila do Amaral, Lidia Ruslanova, Maurice René Fréchet, Tanzan Ishibashi, Henry Darger, and Ben Webster. After him are Walter Krüger, Archduchess Isabella of Austria, Gabriel Voisin, Lorenzo Fernández, Vilhelm Moberg, and Robert Watson-Watt.

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Among people born in Mexico, Adolfo Ruiz Cortines ranks 111 out of 585Before him are Laura Esquivel (1950), Antonio Aguilar (1919), Rosario Castellanos (1925), Agustín Lara (1897), Emilio Portes Gil (1890), and Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada (1823). After him are Miguel Miramón (1832), Anastasio Bustamante (1780), Tlacaelel (1397), Nicolás Bravo (1786), Edith González (1964), and Laura Harring (1964).


Among politicians born in Mexico, Adolfo Ruiz Cortines ranks 45Before him are Ce Acatl Topiltzin (947), Miguel Alemán Valdés (1900), Adolfo López Mateos (1909), Adolfo de la Huerta (1881), Emilio Portes Gil (1890), and Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada (1823). After him are Miguel Miramón (1832), Anastasio Bustamante (1780), Nicolás Bravo (1786), Mariano Arista (1802), Pascual Ortiz Rubio (1877), and Abelardo L. Rodríguez (1889).