Agostinho Neto

1922 - 1979

Agostinho Neto

António Agostinho Neto (17 September 1922 – 10 September 1979) was an Angolan politician and poet. He served as the 1st President of Angola (1975–1979), having led the Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA) in the war for independence (1961–1974). Until his death, he led the MPLA in the civil war (1975–2002). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Agostinho Neto has received more than 378,421 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,809th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Agostinho Neto ranks 1,798 out of 14,801Before him are Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, Robert II of Scotland, Amenmesse, Ferdinand I of Portugal, Ilham Aliyev, and Wang Zhaojun. After him are Rastislav of Moravia, Hor-Aha, Khaba, Talal of Jordan, Anna Jagiellon, and Michael V Kalaphates.

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Among people born in 1922, Agostinho Neto ranks 30Before him are Imre Lakatos, Alain Robbe-Grillet, Otto Carius, Philip Larkin, Hans Georg Dehmelt, and Iannis Xenakis. After him are Vittorio Gassman, Liliane Bettencourt, Nikolay Basov, Yang Chen-Ning, Stanley Cohen, and Arthur Ashkin. Among people deceased in 1979, Agostinho Neto ranks 16Before him are Sándor Kocsis, Mika Waltari, Hanna Reitsch, Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, Hafizullah Amin, and Ludvík Svoboda. After him are Sid Vicious, Nelson Rockefeller, Shin'ichirō Tomonaga, Bertil Ohlin, Wilhelm Bittrich, and Jean Seberg.

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In Angola

Among people born in Angola, Agostinho Neto ranks 1 out of 33After him are José Eduardo dos Santos (1942), Jonas Savimbi (1934), José Águas (1930), Holden Roberto (1923), Alexandre do Nascimento (1925), Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos (1950), Pepetela (1941), José Eduardo Agualusa (1960), José Manuel Imbamba (1965), Paulo Kassoma (1951), and Zacarias Kamwenho (1934).


Among politicians born in Angola, Agostinho Neto ranks 1After him are José Eduardo dos Santos (1942), Holden Roberto (1923), Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos (1950), Paulo Kassoma (1951), and Manuel Vicente (1956).

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