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Alain Poher

1909 - 1996

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Alain Émile Louis Marie Poher (French: [alɛ̃ pɔɛʁ]; 17 April 1909 – 9 December 1996) was a French politician who briefly served as Acting President of France twice, in 1969 and 1974. He held the office ad interim as President of the Senate following the resignation of Charles de Gaulle and the death of Georges Pompidou. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alain Poher has received more than 257,330 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Alain Poher is the 4,726th most popular politician (up from 4,798th in 2019), the 1,475th most popular biography from France (up from 1,521st in 2019) and the 367th most popular French Politician.

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Among politicians, Alain Poher ranks 4,726 out of 15,577Before him are Tomiichi Murayama, Yuan Chonghuan, Isabella de' Medici, Bagrat III of Georgia, Kerbogha, and Jaunutis. After him are Maximilian de Beauharnais, 3rd Duke of Leuchtenberg, Vera Zasulich, William Walker, Princess Margaretha of Saxony, Francesco I d'Este, Duke of Modena, and İslâm III Giray.

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Among people born in 1909, Alain Poher ranks 54Before him are Stanisław Jerzy Lec, Hideo Sakai, James Mason, Gunnar Björnstrand, Alexander Pechersky, and Art Tatum. After him are Otto Kumm, Albert R. Broccoli, Ferdinand Anton Ernst Porsche, Nikolay Bogolyubov, Edward Tatum, and Yiannis Ritsos. Among people deceased in 1996, Alain Poher ranks 58Before him are María Casares, Rafael Kubelík, Green Boots, Lucio Fulci, Piet Hein, and Lars Ahlfors. After him are Robert, Archduke of Austria-Este, Brigitte Helm, Albert R. Broccoli, Shūsaku Endō, František Plánička, and Nicu Ceaușescu.

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Among people born in France, Alain Poher ranks 1,475 out of 6,011Before him are Robert-François Damiens (1715), Charles Péguy (1873), Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle (1517), Constance of Arles (974), Abbé Pierre (1912), and Marcel Dupré (1886). After him are Michel Butor (1926), Richardis (840), Bernard Kouchner (1939), Adélaïde Labille-Guiard (1749), Diane de France (1538), and Austen Henry Layard (1817).