Alex Salmond

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Alexander Elliot Anderson Salmond (; born 31 December 1954) is a Scottish politician who served as First Minister of Scotland from 2007 to 2014, currently serving as leader of the Alba Party since 26 March 2021. He was previously the leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP), serving two terms, from 1990 to 2000 and from 2004 to 2014. He was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Banff and Buchan from 1987 to 2010, when he stood down to focus on his role as First Minister, and then for Gordon from 2015 to 2017. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alex Salmond has received more than 1,653,941 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Alex Salmond is the 11,224th most popular politician (down from 7,577th in 2019), the 2,708th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,587th in 2019) and the 394th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Alex Salmond ranks 11,224 out of 15,710Before him are Felix of Aquitaine, Marcus Cornelius Cethegus, Gerrard Winstanley, Carl Swartz, Nihat Erim, and Henry Casimir I of Nassau-Dietz. After him are Abdelaziz Belkhadem, Edmund Crouchback, C. R. Swart, Publius Claudius Pulcher, Manuel Bulnes, and Nils Edén.

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Among people born in 1954, Alex Salmond ranks 177Before him are Ricardo Bochini, Władysław Żmuda, Eric Johnson, Hisao Sekiguchi, Christian Gross, and Frank Bainimarama. After him are Juanito, Philippe Alliot, Kader Abdolah, François Van der Elst, Abdullah al-Thani, and Dora Bakoyannis.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Alex Salmond ranks 2,708 out of 6,924Before him are Edward Charles Howard (1774), Leonard Whiting (1950), Ian Rankin (1960), Thomas Middleton (1580), Gerrard Winstanley (1609), and Philip Henry Gosse (1810). After him are Edmund Crouchback (1245), Arnold Wesker (1932), Capability Brown (1716), Dora Boothby (1881), Don Revie (1927), and Peter Grant (1935).

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